Sen. Mark Kirk Not Backing Down On Obama-Iran Payment CommentsU.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-8th), Kirk’s opponent, said his comments about the president were beyond pale.
Durbin, Oberweis Clash Over Tax Break LegislationU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and the Republican state lawmaker who wants to unseat him have been clashing over proposed legislation favoring companies that keep jobs in America, over those that move operations overseas.
Dead Heat In Senate Race As Polls CloseDemocrat Alexi Giannoulias and Republican Mark Kirk are battling for the U.S. Senate seat that President Barack Obama used to hold.
Clinton Backs Illinois Democrats At Chicago RallyFormer President Bill Clinton was in Chicago to attend a major Democratic rally.