Adam Kinzinger

Mayor Rahm Emanuel addresses an anti-violence summit at Chicago State University. (CBS)

Bipartisan Panel Calls For Immigration Reform

A bipartisan panel of political powerhouses is saying that comprehensive Immigration Reform is coming, despite some stumbling blocks, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.

02/18/2014

Jesse Jackson Jr. celebrates his victory over Debbie Halvorson on Tuesday. (CBS)

Jackson Jr. Defeats Dem Rival Halvorson In 2nd District

U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. (D-Ill.), who faced his strongest challenge in years, defeated fellow Democrat Debbie Halvorson, in the 2nd Congressional District primary.

03/20/2012

U.S. Capitol Dome

Dozens File To Run For U.S. House Seats

Dozens of people have filed to run for Illinois’ 18 seats in the U.S. House.

CBS Chicago–12/28/2011

Republican Adam Kinzinger (Photo From Adam Kinzinger)

GOP Wins US Rep. Debbie Halvorson’s District

Republican Adam Kinzinger has defeated first-term Democratic Congresswoman Debbie Halvorson in Illinois’ 11th congressional district.

11/02/2010

U.S. Capitol Dome

GOP Claims Illinois Congressional Majority

Republicans are hoping to claim a majority in Illinois’ congressional delegation for the first time in seven years and are pinning their hopes on four seats, but Democrats are confident they can hold on to their lead.

CBS Chicago–11/02/2010