Kirk Again Trails Duckworth In Fundraising For US Senate BidU.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth outraised Illinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk for the fourth consecutive quarter, giving her a multimillion-dollar cash advantage in a race that could help determine whether Democrats retake control of the Senate.
Garcia Back In Chicago After Fundraising Trip To NYC, D.C.Mayoral challenger Jesus "Chuy" Garcia was back in Chicago on Tuesday, following a two-day trip to the East Coast in search of campaign donations, volunteers, and Election Day help.
Despite Economic Recovery, Charities Still Struggling For DollarsAt a time when many people give to charity groups, the economy has improved, but there are still challenges in raising money.
Court Hears Arguments Over Walker-Related ProbeWisconsin prosecutors on Tuesday tried to persuade a federal appeals court to let them to resume their investigation of Gov. Scott Walker's recall election campaign, in a case that touches on broader issues about just what constitutes constitutionally-protected political activity.
After Meeting Fundraising Goal, Suburban Pop Warner Team Makes Super BowlNow that it has raised the money to finance its trip to the Pop Warner championships, a team of 7th and 8th graders from Hoffman Estates is doing well in the tournament.
Sandy Hook Shootings Prompt U. Of Ill. Student To Raise MoneyA University of Illinois student hopes to raise $50,000 for people affected by last week's shootings at a Connecticut elementary school and he's almost a quarter of the way to his goal.
Pastor Finishes Cross-Country Walk To Raise Money For Community CenterA South Side pastor has completed his cross-country fundraising walk, and has returned to Chicago.
Biased Media Criticizes Romney’s Top FundraisersAs the media positively and glowingly report high-profile presidential fundraising events for President Barack Obama and the Democratic National Committee, they report on GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s and the Republican’s big-dollar fundraising gatherings in and around Tampa, Florida during the Republican National Convention with total suspicion and even worse.
Someone You Should Know: 5-Year-Old FundraiserDakota Goff spends his time on a project to help sick children and their parents. CBS 2's Harry Porterfield reports.
Obama To Move On From Chicago As He Fills Campaign War ChestPresident Barack Obama is still behind Republican opponent Mitt Romney when it comes to filling his war chest with campaign cash.
Opinion: Romney’s Attacks On Obama’s Welfare 'Reform' JustifiedAccording to Romney, Obama has taken away a number of work requirements from the federal welfare regulations. Republicans believe that Obama’s executive measure on welfare funding to states makes it easier for non-working people get a free government check.
Opinion: The Audacity Of Harry ReidHow dare Harry Reid, the Majority Leader of the U.S. Senate, spew his latest unsubstantiated rumors against Mitt Romney?