Emanuel Cool To Trump Tax PlanAlso expressing concerns about the Trump tax plan were U.S. Tammy Duckworth and Rep. Jan Schakowsky, both Democrats.
County Public Housing Chief Sees Trump Budget As 'Doomsday Scenario'"It really is a doomsday scenario for affordable housing," HACC executive director Rich Monocchio said of the president’s proposed budget.
Chicago Protesters Blast Trump's Missile Strike On SyriaThey chanted: "Hey, Hey, Donald J: How many kids have you killed today?" WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Durbin, Kinzinger Support Trump's Missile Strike In SyriaSome members of Illinois’ congressional delegation backed President Donald Trump’s decision to bomb a Syrian military base.
Durbin Signals Support For U.S. Strike On Syria, But Urges Caution Moving ForwardThursday's barrage of U.S. Tomahawk missiles struck the Syrian air base believed to be involved in an illegal gas attack on civilians.
Emanuel: Trump's Slam Of Chicago Schools Is 'Fake News'Mayor Emanuel and local school officials were quick to respond to Trump's claims that the "numbers are very rough."
Bolingbrook Mayor May Pay Political Price For Supporting TrumpRoger Claar is facing his strongest challenge in years in this mayoral race, which is triggered by his support for President Donald Trump.
Spicer: "No Question" Trump Would Pull Funds Over Sanctuary StatusWhite House press secretary Sean Spicer said Friday that Chicago can’t expect to continue receiving funding from the Justice Department to fight crime if it maintains its status as a so-called “sanctuary city” that shields some undocumented immigrants from deportation attempts.
Sessions Vows To Block Sanctuary Cities From Getting Justice GrantsU.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Monday said the Trump administration would block so-called “sanctuary cities” like Chicago from receiving Justice Department grants, and seek to “claw back” existing funds, if they do not begin helping the federal government enforce immigration laws.
Chicago FOP Boss To Meet With Trump Administration On Chicago CrimeChicago Fraternal Order of Police President Dean Angelo Sr. will be meeting Trump administration officials later this week to discuss the city’s problems with gun violence.
House Republicans Plan Pivotal Vote On Health Care PlanAfter President Donald Trump demanded a make-or-break vote on the Republican health care plan, lawmakers were expected to bring the legislation to the House floor Friday after a long night of closed-door meetings.
Duckworth: Trump Sacrificing Veterans For Obamacare Repeal BillSenator Tammy Duckworth said as many as seven million veterans could lose tax credits under the GOP-backed plan to replace Obamacare.