Rep. Monique Davis

Trey Hondras of Jackie Robinson West is greeted by teammates after hitting a two-run homer against Las Vegas on Saturday. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Lawmaker Wants JRW’s Title Reinstated, Other Little League Teams Investigated

An Illinois lawmaker has jumped into the fray after the Jackie Robinson West Little League team was stripped of its national title.


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State Rep.: ‘Maybe The Police Are Killing Some Of These Kids’

An Illinois state representative has publicly raised the possibility that Chicago police officers might be the ones responsible for the unsolved murders of black youths in Chicago.

WBBM Newsradio–07/19/2013

Photo Of Stun Gun (AP Photo)

Lawmaker Says She’ll Try Again With Stun Gun Bill

A state bill to require complete documentation of every use of a stun gun by police failed this week, but the sponsor says a new version will appear soon.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

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Quinn Approves City’s Plan To Bust Speeders With Cameras

Gov. Pat Quinn has signed legislation allowing the City of Chicago to use cameras to catch speeders near schools and parks.

CBS Chicago–02/06/2012

Monique Davis Office

Taxpayers Might Have To Pay State Rep’s Bills

Taxpayers could be left footing the bill in a costly legal battle involving a Chicago state representative.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2011