Duckworth And Kirk Come Together At A Summit, Show CivilityDespite a nasty campaign, the two candidates for U.S. Senate in Illinois came together Friday at an alcohol-free “beer summit.”
Duckworth: "It’s Time To Heal The Country, Come Together"After defeating Mark Kirk in the race for U.S. Senate in Illinois, Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth said the most important thing is for the American people to unite and work hard for the good of the nation.
Duckworth: "We Need More Women To Run"With the election right around the corner, U.S. Senate hopeful Tammy Duckworth said she's proud of how many women are on the ballot, and said she hopes even more women run for elected office at all levels in the future.
Kirk Urges Voters To Go To Polls, Regardless Of Choice For President“If you had time to go to the Cubs parade, you need to have time to go vote for your country,” he said.
Kirk, Duckworth Both Say They Are Healthy Enough To Serve In U.S. SenateFriday was the final debate between Republican Sen. Mark Kirk and his Democratic challenger, Tammy Duckworth.
2 Groups Pull Kirk Endorsement Following His Remark About Duckworth's ParentsIt was the result of comments Kirk made in last week's debate against opponent Tammy Duckworth.
Kirk Apologizes For Mocking Duckworth's Family Military HistoryIllinois Republican U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk apologized Friday for mocking his Democratic rival's immigrant background and her claim that her family's military service dates back to the Revolution — comments that drew wide criticism and threatened an already difficult re-election campaign.
Some Military Veterans Feel Like Pawns In Fierce Senate Race Between Kirk, DuckworthEach candidate has made military service an issue, sometimes in negative ways. CBS 2's Rob Johnson reports.
Obama Describes Trump As Insecure During Duckworth FundraiserThe president said Trump's comments during the course of the campaign, "tells you he'd be careless with the civility and the respect that a real, vibrant democracy requires."
Kirk, Duckworth Square Off In First Debate For U.S. Senate SeatGOP incumbent Mark Kirk faced off against Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth at the Chicago Tribune editorial board. CBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley reports.
Duckworth Speaks Out At Clinton RallyNearly 200 enthusiastic Hillary Clinton-backers filled a River North union hall for a pep rally and strategy session with some of the state's top women Democrats.
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.