State Of The Union

Computer Science Teacher To Be Foster's Guest At State Of The UnionCongressman Bill Foster will host a teacher as his special guest Tuesday night for President Barack Obama’s sixth State of the Union address.
Kirk Wants Tough Talk On Terrorism From Obama During State Of The UnionRepublican U.S. Senator Mark Kirk is talking about what he is—and isn’t—looking forward to in President Obama’s State of the Union address Tuesday evening, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Boy Who Asked Santa For Safety To Attend State Of The UnionA 13-year-old Chicago boy will be seated in first lady Michelle Obama's box at the State of the Union.
Obama Refers To Hadiya Pendleton In State Of The Union Gun Control PleaPresident Obama connected Hadiya Pendleton to his own neighborhood as the teenager's parents sat in the gallery, right next to the 1st lady. CBS 2’s Jim Williams spoke to them earlier.
2 Locals Among Guests At State Of The Union AddressTwo Chicago area residents have received invitations to attend President Obama's State of the Union address, for markedly different reasons.
Obama Traveling To Chicago Friday To Address Gun ViolencePresident Obama will be back in town Friday to talk about the ongoing gun violence in the city.
Illinois Politicians Talk Of Immigration CompromiseTalk of a political compromise on the nation's immigration policies dominated a rally and workshops on the issue Saturday at Malcolm X College.
Paul: No Federal Money For Tornado Victims U.S. Rep. and Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul (R-Texas) says victims of the tornados in downstate Harrisburg and elsewhere in the Midwest and South shouldn’t receive any federal aid, and should instead buy insurance.