Illinois Governor's Race Heats Up With Strong EndorsementsTwo of the leading candidates for governor featured dueling congressional endorsements in their campaigns.
Activist, Political Strategist Carolyn Rush Laid To Rest In ChicagoMrs. Rush was active in the civil rights movement and served as a community organizer. She was married to Rep. Bobby Rush.
Carolyn Rush, Wife Of US Rep. Bobby Rush, Dies At Age 68Carolyn Rush, the wife of Chicago Democratic U.S. Rep. Bobby Rush, has died at age 68.
Rep. Rush: President Trump Accepts Invite To Come To ChicagoRush says the president has talked so much about Chicago's crime problems, he has an obligation to be part of the solution. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has more.
Rep. Rush Likens Madigan-Rauner Political War To 'King Kong Vs. Godzilla'Illinois, like Tokyo, is getting demolished in the meantime, the Chicago congressman says.
Community Leaders Call For Peace When Police Release Video Of Suspect's DeathFather Michael Pfleger says disturbances would ultimately undermine the goal of activists seeking social change.
Three Shot -- One Fatally -- On South Side, Near Congressional OfficeThe men were standing outside in the 7900 block of South Langley about 3:10 p.m. Thursday when a maroon Ford Astro van pulled up. Two men got out out and started firing.
Emanuel Gets Daley, Rush Endorsements; Wilson Votes EarlyOn endorsement comes from former mayor Richard Daley, who had lunch with Rahm Emanuel last week. Another comes from a Chicago congressman. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
The Illinois Politicians That Want To Take Your Internet Rights Away From YouWith net neutrality effectively neutered, Internet service providers (ISPs) starting to do as they please and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) attempting to create new rules for broadband Internet, now is a good time to take stock of those who support an open Internet and those who don't.
A Quick And Dirty Guide To Net NeutralityNet neutrality is a simple concept: it's the idea that big companies that provide Internet have to treat all websites as equals. What does this mean for you and me?
Congressman Rush: I'm Cooperating With Ethics ProbeAt Chicago State University, Bobby Rush addressed the media about an investigation that has the Office of Congressional Ethics tracking money surrounding the congressman. CBS 2's Courtney Gousman reports.
Pastors Urge Kirk To Support Slave Reparations BillSenator Mark Kirk ruffled a lot of feathers with his recent plan to round up 18,000 gang members but a group of South Side pastors say they have a way for him to redeem himself: Help pass legislation to give African Americans reparation.