President Obama Urges Bipartisanship In Speech To State LawmakersPresident Barack Obama was talking up the values of compromise and cordiality in a speech to Illinois lawmakers in Springfield, nine years to the day after he announced his campaign for president, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
President Obama To Address State Lawmakers In SpringfieldThe White House has said the president will address the Illinois General Assembly to make a plea for unity, to discuss "what we can do, together, to build a better politics - one that reflects our better selves."
Springfield Prepares For President Obama’s Speech To General AssemblyPresident Barack Obama is about to take a trip down memory lane.
President Obama Joins '96 Bulls/Current Warriors Debate With A Clever One-LinerThe Warriors visited the White House on Thursday to be honored for their 2015 championship.
Rauner Curious To Find Out What Obama Will Tell State Lawmakers Next WeekGov. Bruce Rauner said he’s looking forward to hearing from President Barack Obama, who will visit the Illinois State Capitol next week, to speak to the General Assembly.
Cullerton Hopes President Obama's Visit Has Effect On State LawmakersSenate President John Cullerton made an appearance at today’s meeting of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, talking about the President Barack Obama’s February 10 visit to Springfield and the effort to continue funding higher education amid the on-going budget battle.
Obama Takes Credit For Auto Industry Comeback During Visit To DetroitIf not for his bailout, "GM and Chrysler would not exists today," the president said.
Opinion: Luckiest Turkeys on Earth Prepare for Obama PardonThis Thanksgiving, one lucky turkey is getting ready for a big trip – and not to the dinner table. Tom One, a native of a Modesto, California farm, has been chosen as the turkey to be pardoned by President Obama next week.
President Obama Wants To Own NBA Team, Thinks Derrick Rose Can Be Top-10 Point Guard"I’ve not given up on him," Obama told GQ about Rose.
President Obama Expected To Attend Bulls-Cavaliers OpenerThere was already beefed-up security at the United Center on Tuesday morning.
President Obama Approves Of Bulls Locking Up Jimmy ButlerButler agreed to a five-year deal Wednesday to stay in Chicago.
Barack Obama Gets Own Twitter Account, Follows All Major Chicago Sports Teams Except The CubsObama launched his own Twitter account on Monday.