AAA Asks Illinois Lawmakers To Vote Down 75 MPH Interstate Speed LimitRoad safety advocates were urging Illinois lawmakers to reject proposed legislation that would increase speed limits on interstates for the third time in the past decade.
Dick Durbin Wins Fourth Term, Defeating Jim OberweisU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin has been elected to his fourth term, defeating GOP businessman Jim Oberweis.
U.S. Senate Race: Oberweis Trying To Paint Durbin As 'Career Politician'How long in public office is too long? That's a key question being asked by Republican Jim Oberweis. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Durbin, Oberweis Square Off In Only Televised Debate Senator Dick Durbin and Republican challenger Jim Oberweis squared off in their only televised debate. WBBM's Bob Roberts says there was one recurring theme.
Oberweis Opens South Side Campaign OfficeRepublican U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis opened a new campaign office Tuesday in the Woodlawn neighborhood, and said for too long, Republicans have ignored the African American community.
Bishop Larry Trotter Endorses Jim Oberweis Over Dick DurbinThe Republican challenging U.S. Senator Dick Durbin has picked up the support of another prominent Chicago African-American clergyman, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.
Poll: Rauner Leads Quinn; Durbin Ahead Of OberweisRepublican challenger Bruce Rauner holds an early edge against incumbent Pat Quinn in the race for Illinois governor, according to a poll released on Monday.
Republican Oberweis Will Face Durbin In U.S. Senate RaceJim Oberweis, an entrepreneur, dairy owner and state senator from Sugar Grove, was considered a lock to wrest the GOP nomination from Downers Grove businessman Doug Truax, though the race was tighter than expected Tuesday.
Oberweis Was In Florida For Wife's Birthday Instead Of Campaigning For SenateHis GOP opponent wants to know why Jim Oberweis went AWOL just days before the primary. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.
Senate Hopeful Slams Rival Oberweis For Florida TripOne of the two Republicans vying to challenge U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin in the fall is taking issue with his opponent being on vacation in Florida less than a week before the primary election.
State Sen. Oberweis Wants To End Ban On Sunday Car Sales In Illinois A state senator wants car dealerships open on Sunday and the car dealers don't like the idea, reports WBBM’s John Cody.
Quinn Non-Committal On Bill To Raise Speed LimitThe bill sponsored by Sugar Grove State Senator Jim Oberweis would hike the speed limit to 70 miles-per-hour. In most counties, it is now 65.