Gov. Chris Christie

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks to a group of Republicans at the Dallas County Spring Speaker Series February 9, 2015, in West Des Moines, Iowa. Christie was running near the back-of-the pack of the 2016 Republican presidential hopefuls, according to a recent poll of caucus-goers.  (Photo by Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Christie Stops In Chicago Area To Build Support For 2016

New Jersey’s Republican governor spoke Thursday before nearly 1,000 people at a Lincoln Day dinner held in suburban Chicago.


Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus speaks at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla., on Aug. 28, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Chicago Seems To Be Center Of Attention At GOP Convention In Tampa

The Republican National Convention got off to a rousing start on Tuesday, with Ann Romney speaking from her heart about her husband, GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaking from his gut.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel Joins Business Executives At Sun Valley, Idaho, Conference

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is spending the day at an exclusive gathering in Sun Valley, Idaho, with some of the most powerful business executives in the country.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2012

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie visits "Face The Nation". (Photo by Chris Usher/CBS News via Getty Images)

New Jersey Governor Moves To Legalize Sports Gambling

New Jersey will defy a federal ban and let people bet on the outcomes of football, basketball and other games this fall, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said Thursday.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2012

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn delivers his inaugural address after taking the oath of office during inaugural ceremonies Monday, Jan. 10, 2011 in Springfield. (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Quinn: New Jersey Needs To Fix Own Problems

Gov. Pat Quinn says New Jersey needs to improve its own corporate climate before trying to poach businesses from Illinois.

CBS Chicago–01/25/2011