A new published report says a popular Chicago Police officer known as the “Mayor of 63rd Street” was the federal mole who snagged many political workers for former state Sen. Rickey Hendon (D-Chicago.)
A campaign worker for former state Sen. Rickey Hendon is among the seven people arrested on federal bribery charges.
Questions are arising about the campaign fund raising activities of former Illinois State Senator and one time Chicago alderman Ricky Hendon.
State Sen. Annazette Collins (D-Chicago) is demanding an apology from Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White for recent newspaper comments about her.
A state representative from the West Side will be sworn in tomorrow to replace State Sen. Rickey Hendon, who resigned last month.
Scott Lee Cohen can’t get the political bug out of his system.
Illinois State Sen. Rickey Hendon (D-Chicago) has resigned from his seat.
Former GOP gubernatorial candidate Bill Brady is refusing to accept an apology from a fellow state senator over inflammatory comments made during the campaign.
Hendon said Friday he’s leaving the race for mayor of Chicago in the name of unity in the black community.
Records show a federal grand jury has demanded documents on Illinois state grants, including some that went to groups with ties to a lawmaker running for Chicago mayor.
Each says the other should say sorry for remarks by Sen. Rickey Hendon.
The state legislator’s scathing comments — that Republican Bill Brady is racist, sexist and homophobic — sent ripples through the tight governor’s race.
One by one, 10 hopefuls explained why they should get the endorsement of the Chicago Coalition for Mayor.
No fewer than six possible candidates for mayor attended the Columbus Day Parade on Monday. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine reports.