Obama Speechwriter Promises 'Call To Action' In President's Farewell MessageCody Keenan has been with Barack Obama since joining his first presidential campaign, as an intern, back in 2007. CBS 2 Special Contributor Jay Levine reports.
Eager Obama Fans Line Up Early To See Farewell SpeechPeople with tickets to see President Barack Obama’s farewell address in person began lining up inside McCormick Place more than 12 hours before his final speech as the nation's commander-in-chief.
On Eve Of Obama's National Farewell, Illinois Allies Praise His PresidencyIllinois Democrats were thanking the president for his last big gift to Chicago, a $1 billion grant for CTA train tracks and stations.
Obama Farewell Speech Tickets Gobbled Up FastLines snaked through two buildings, and outside onto the plaza, with many people arriving before dawn.
Thousands Brave Cold For Tickets To Obama Farewell SpeechThousands of people have lined up in frigid temperatures hoping for tickets to President Barack Obama's farewell speech in his hometown of Chicago.
Tickets For Obama's Farewell Speech To Be Distributed SaturdayWhile they last, that is. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has the details.
President Obama's Farewell Speech Will Be Held At McCormick PlaceThe eyes of the country will be focused on McCormick Center next week as the President known for having a way with words, delivers his farewell speech.
McCormick Architect Helmut Jahn Pans Lucas Museum PlanHelmut Jahn, the architect of the original McCormick Place East building, not surprisingly doesn’t think much of the idea of tearing it down to make way for the George Lucas Museum.
Friends Of The Parks Group Withholding Opinion On McCormick Place Site For Lucas MuseumThe “Friends of the Parks” seem to be holding off on any public opinion about Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s latest proposal for a George Lucas Museum, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
McCormick Place Plan For Lucas Museum Under ScrutinyFiscal watchdogs are giving poor marks to Mayor Emanuel's billion dollar plan for the Lucas Museum.
Emanuel Fully Backs Plan To Locate Lucas Museum On Site Of McCormick Place EastWith the original site of the George Lucas Museum tied up in court, Mayor Rahm Emanuel says his administration is fully behind the alternative plan to locate the museum on land now used for the aging McCormick Place Lakeside Center, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
City Hall Pushes New Lakefront Location For Lucas MuseumThe oldest part of McCormick Place would be razed to make way for the project. CBS 2's Suzanne Le Mignot reports.