Labor Secretary Calls Clinton 'Most Famous Unknown Person In America'The U.S. Secretary of Labor dropped in on Illinois delegates to the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday, urging them to work hard so Hillary Clinton can help working people.
Democrats Already Eyeing Potential Candidates For Governor In 2018While the focus at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia is on nominating Hillary Clinton as the party’s nominee for president, various Illinois elected officials were dancing around the question of who ought to run for governor in two years.
Alderman's Son Among Youngest Delegates At DNCOne of the youngest Illinois delegates to the Democratic National Convention said his love of politics came from his father, who is one of the most powerful Democrats in Chicago.
Kinzinger Still Has Doubts About Trump, But Says GOP Needs To UniteCongressman Adam Kinzinger might still have some doubts about Republican nominee Donald Trump, but he brought a message of party unity to Illinois delegates at the Republican National Convention.
Former Campaign Manager Predicts Trump Will Stump For Votes In IllinoisThe man who planned Donald Trump’s ill-fated Chicago rally predicted the presumptive Republican presidential nominee will be back in Illinois leading up to the November election.
Ohio Gov. Kasich Meets With Illinois GOP Delegation, Never Mentions TrumpIllinois party members are in Cleveland this week for the expected nomination of Trump. WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore reports.
Illinois Delegation Puts On United Front On Eve Of GOP ConventionThe head of the Illinois Republican Party has been working to assure delegates to the Republican National Convention that the GOP is firmly behind presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump.
Rep. Quigley Renews Call For Wrigley Protections After Attack In NiceMayor Emanuel has rejected the idea of shutting down streets on game days but has proposed other measures. WBBM's Craig Dellimore reports.
Mike Pence's Chicago Ties: His Irish Grandfather Settled On South SideIn a speech to the City Club of Chicago in December 2014, the presumptive Republican candidate for vice president shared his story.
CPS Tells Principals No Layoffs, No Major CutsCPS Chief Executive Officer Forrest Claypool said there will be some efficiencies, but he can’t say exactly how a big budget gap will be closed.
Governor Forms Panel To Overhaul School Funding FormulaGov. Bruce Rauner said he wants the group to come up with a plan to fund education more fairly and adequately, and he wants the results by Feb. 1, 2017.
Trump Calls Chicago Crime 'Out Of Control' Ahead Of FundraiserHours before he was set to attending a private fundraising luncheon in Chicago, presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump tweeted about the city's crime issues.