Rep. Davis, Sen. Kirk Claim Sugar Subsidies Costing Illinois JobsThe recently passed Farm Bill left the U.S sugar subsidy program intact and two local lawmakers say that's costing Illinois jobs, reports WBBM's Veronica Carter.
Sen. Kirk Released From Rehab InstituteNearly four months after suffering a stroke, U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) has been released from the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and is now back at his Highland Park home.
First Photo Of Senator Mark Kirk After Stroke ReleasedSen. Mark Kirk's staff has released the first photo of the senator since he suffered a stroke in January.
Rep. Hultgren: Illinois Economy Just Keeps Getting WorseU.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-Ill.) is updating the gloomy fiscal picture of Illinois’ finances painted last fall by now-ailing U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.)
Colleague: Kirk Is Recovering WellThere is word that U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) could soon begin casting votes again as he battles back from his stroke.
Kirk Starts Rehabilitation Exercises After StrokeThe 52-year-old Republican is adapting well to the program following the stroke he had the weekend of Jan. 21, doctors say.
Surgeons Reattach Part Of Sen. Kirk's Skull Doctors on Tuesday reattached a portion of Sen. Mark Kirk's skull, which had been removed to help relieve pressure on his brain after he suffered a stroke.
Kirk Tours Early Education Center That Wants New ReformsU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) spent the day Wednesday gathering information about education reform on Chicago’s South Side.
Durbin, Kirk: Improve Access To Emergency Allergy Medicine For KidsIllinois' two U.S. Senators plan to introduce legislation to make it easier for kids with allergies to get the help they need.
Kirk Wants Crackdown On Doctors Who Enable Painkiller AbuseU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) is introducing legislation to crack down on doctors who overprescribe painkillers that get abused by teens.
Kirk: Islamic Fundamentalists May Take Over In EgyptSen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) says the U.S. may have gained an ally in Libya, but may also have paved the way for an Islamic Fundamentalist government in Egypt following popular uprisings the U.S. supported in the Arab spring.
Kirk Extols Virtues Of BipartisanshipU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) is trying to give a lesson on working across the aisle.