For Illinois GOP delegates, getting to the Republican National Convention in Tampa was a pain on Tuesday, but once inside, the delegation’s chairman had a little fun.
The plug has been pulled on a $1 billion highway project to connect I-88 to I-80 in the far western suburbs.
Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert was invited too, and he agrees with the premise of free enterprise, even if some people can’t achieve that dream.
A celebration will be held in northwest Illinois early next month, marking the 100th birthday President Ronald Reagan.
Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert says the tax cut compromise between President Barack Obama and the Republicans needs to win approval now, or all taxpayers will suffer.