State Senator Works To Keep Derrick Smith From Being ReelectedIllinois State Sen. Kwame Raoul (D-Chicago) says he will do everything he can to prevent Rep. Derrick Smith from being reelected.
Durbin: Gas Prices Aren't End Of The World For ObamaU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) agrees a gas price spike doesn't help President Barack Obama, but he says so far, it's hardly a deal-breaker for the president.
Durbin: Facing Re-Election Struggle, Obama Can WinPresident Barack Obama is facing a serious struggle for re-election, according to his own political guru. But Obama ally Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says the race is winnable.
Secretary Of State White To Run For Another Term In 2014Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White used an appearance at the State Fair Wednesday to announce that he has changed his mind – he will be running for a fifth term.
Obama Takes In $2 Million At FundraisersPresident Barack Obama headed back to Washington today, after a big night on the town to kick off his reelection campaign.