Sparks Fly At Forum Over Obama Library LocationThe president of a group opposing proposals to put President Barack Obama's library on South Side park land is skeptical of a poll saying area residents support the project.
House Bill Offers $100M To Lure Obama Presidential Library To IllinoisIllinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has co-sponsored the measure. He said it’s a good idea, even if the state continues to face financial challenges.
GOP Gubernatorial Hopefuls Less Fiery In Final DebateThe four Republican candidates for Illinois governor made their cases for becoming the party's nominee Thursday in their final televised primary debate -- an evening that lacked the fiery exchanges of their previous meetings but was packed with more personal moments.
Emanuel To Competing Chicago Groups: Only One Bid For Obama LibraryThe mayor indicates Chicago needs a focused approached now that Columbia University in New York is competing for the project.
Hawaii, U Of C Vie For Obama LibraryPresident Barack Obama’s term in office is not yet half over, but two universities are already vying for his presidential library.