Legislation Would Make Attack Aboard Train Federal CrimeU.S. Sens. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois and John Hoeven of North Dakota marked the anniversary of the shooting of an Amtrak conductor in suburban Chicago with the introduction of legislation that would make such an attack a federal crime.
Family Name Helps Pence Brother Win GOP Bid For Indiana Congressional SeatGreg Pence, 61, is a Marine veteran and owner of two antique malls. He once ran a now-bankrupt chain of Tobacco Road convenience stores.
Paul Ryan 'Proud' Of Achievements As Speaker As He Aims To Retire In January"I am not resigning," Wisconsin Republican Congressman Paul Ryan said. "I am leaving the majority with what I believe is a very bright future."
Spending Bill Rejects Trump Effort To Gut Water CleanupsPresident Donald Trump has gotten nowhere in his push to kill federal support for cleaning up some of the nation's most prized waterways.
Lipinski Ekes Out Victory Over Newman In 3rd Congressional DistrictIn the general election, Lipinski will face Republican Arthur Jones, a Holocaust denier who ran unopposed in the GOP primary.
Holocaust Denier Likely To Be Republican Nominee For CongressA Holocaust denier who openly touts white supremacist and anti-Semitic views on his campaign website will be the only Republican on the ballot in the 3rd congressional district in Illinois.
Controversial Republican Memo Released; Pelosi Warns Of Possible 'Constitutional Crisis'House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi called House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) a “stooge for the president.”
Candidates Scramble To Get On The Ballot To Replace Gutierrez"Chuy" Garcia has Luis Gutierrez's endorsement, but he's not the only candidate expected to circulate petitions for the congressman's seat.
Rep. Luis Gutierrez Not Running Again, Endorses "Chuy" Garcia"Chuy, you are ready," Gutierrez said, who insisted he's leaving Congress now because Garcia agreed to run.
Congressman Luis Gutierrez Retires After Serving Over 20 YearsDemocratic Congressman Luis Gutierrez is retiring after 24 years.
Representative Luis Gutierrez Will Not Run For ReelectionRepresentative Luis Gutierrez will not seek reelection.
Durbin: Illinois Republicans Must 'Stand Up And Say No' To GOP Tax PlansU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said he hopes Republican members of the Illinois congressional delegation "stand up and say no" to GOP tax plans he believes would harm most Illinois taxpayers.