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Tammy Duckworth. (Credit: Craig Dellimore/WBBM Newsradio)

Duckworth Assures Business Community She’s On Their Side

Suburban Congressional candidate Tammy Duckworth is assure the business community that she is ready to respond to their needs.

WBBM Newsradio–09/14/2012

Rep. Joe Walsh

Walsh Appears Before Muslim Audience, Stands By ‘Radical Islam’ Remarks

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) told a largely Muslim-American audience in west suburban Lombard Friday night that he is standing by controversial remarks most of them interpreted as anti-Muslim.

CBS Chicago–08/25/2012

Rep. Joe Walsh

Report: Rep. Walsh Criticizes GOP Leaders For Not Standing Up For Akin

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has criticized the leaders of his party for failing to stand up for embattled Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) during his race for the U.S. Senate.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

Never. Get. Married. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.

08/10/2012

Congressman Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh’s Comments Infuriate Muslims

Comments made by U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) about Islam earlier this week continue to generate a response – and generally not a positive one.

CBS Chicago–08/10/2012

Congressman Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh: Chicago Is Raiding Businesses From Suburbs To Help ‘Crumbling’ City

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) says Motorola Mobility’s decision to relocate to Chicago from Libertyville is another example of Mayor Rahm Emanuel raiding the suburbs to help city.

WBBM Newsradio–07/27/2012

Republicans

GOP Congressmen: No Political Motive For Job Fair

Some suburban Republican congressmen staged a job fair Monday, but they were scoffing at political motives in this election year.

WBBM Newsradio–07/23/2012

Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan

Report: GOP Wants To Make Resentment Of Madigan A Campaign Issue

The criticism of Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan (D-Chicago) by Republicans is on the rise.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2012

Musician Joe Walsh, Rep. Joe Walsh

Joe Walsh The Rock Legend Endorses Congressman Joe Walsh’s Opponent

Eagles guitarist and rock legend Joe Walsh is taking sides in the Illinois 8th Congressional District race – and he’s not throwing his support to the Congressman who shares his name.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Rep. Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh Defends His Comments About Minorities, Government Aid

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) is taking heat for some comments he made at a recent town hall meeting in Schaumburg.

CBS Chicago–06/01/2012

Rep. Joe Walsh

Child Support Case Against Walsh Dismissed After Resolution With Ex-Wife

The child support case against U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) has been dismissed, following a resolution out of court with his ex-wife.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2012

Members of the Tea Party rally in Daley Plaza on Monday.  (CBS)

Rep. Walsh, CNN’s Loesch Speak At Chicago Tea Party Rally

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) was set to be among the speakers Monday at this year’s Tea Party rally in Daley Plaza.

CBS Chicago–04/16/2012

Voters cast their ballots in suburban Chicago. (credit: Frank Polich/Getty Images)

3 Democratic Candidates Fight GOP On Medicare, Budget

A trio of Democrats has banded together to campaign for Congress against Republicans on the issue of Medicare, and the budget.

WBBM Newsradio–03/22/2012

U.S. Capitol Dome

Dems Hope To Take Back Congress With Help Of Illinois Seats

National Democrats are putting a circle around Illinois as one of the key states that could tip the scales, and allow the Democrats to regain control of the House of Representatives.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2012

Raja Krishnamoorthi, Tammy Duckworth

Duckworth, Krishnamoorthi Spar Over Plans

The Democrats vying to face off against U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) are airing their differences ahead of Tuesday’s Primary, even as they agree on many issues.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2012

Congressman Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh Remains Mum On Where He’ll Run In 2012

Tea Party U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) was expected Monday to pick the district in which he will seek reelection, but as of late Monday afternoon, he had yet to make an announcement.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

Rep. Joe Walsh

Walsh Says His Ex-Wife Is Lying About Back Child Support

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.), the McHenry Tea Party member who has catapulted to the national stage, says he’s being “pummeled by the media” over allegations he owes years of child support.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Joe Walsh

Walsh Will Run Against Hultgren For Congressional Seat

Freshman U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh says he’ll run for re-election in the state’s newly drawn 14th Congressional District.

09/21/2011

Congressman Joe Walsh

Rep. Walsh Ordered To Prove He Doesn’t Owe $100K In Child Support

A Cook County judge ruled Wednesday that Congressman Joe Walsh must prove that he made nearly $100,000 in child-support payments as part of his ongoing legal dispute with his ex-wife, Laura Walsh.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Union members, activists and members of the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition rally at the Thompson Center to support President Barack Obama's jobs plan on Sept. 10, 2011. (Credit: CBS)

Unions, Activists March To Support Obama Jobs Plan

Several hundred people gathered in the Thompson Center plaza on Saturday to voice support for the jobs plan unveiled Thursday by President Obama.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2011

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