Latest Would-Be Trump Appointee Steps AsideIllinois Congressman Danny Davis says Tom Marino's withdrawal shows the administration has problems checking the backgrounds on its choices.
Mayor Emanuel Stands Firm Against Trump Adminstration's Immigration ReformsMayor Emanuel said President Trump's newly adopted hard line on protecting so-called "Dreamers" is not changing his position on Immigration Reforms.
Judge Rules Trump Can't Deny Funds To Sanctuary CitiesA federal judge sides with the city of Chicago in its legal battle with the Trump Administration over federal funding for sanctuary cities.
Trump's Proposed EPA Budget Cuts Raising AlarmsIndiana elected officials, environmentalists and representatives of EPA workers are raising alarms about the proposed cuts to the agency.
AG Sessions Accuses Mayor Emanuel Of Putting Politics Ahead Of SafetyThe Trump Administration is tying Chicago’s high murder rate to its sanctuary city status and blaming Mayor Rahm Emanuel for putting politics ahead of safety.
Greenpeace Activists Charged With Raising Banner At Trump TowerSix people were charged with raising a banner at the Trump Tower downtown protesting the administration’s stance on global warming.
FBI Director James Comey Fired By President TrumpPresident Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday.
Attorney Generals Call For Help For Students Victimized By For-Profit SchoolsTop Democrats in Illinois said the Trump Administration is getting poor grades on protecting students victimized by unscrupulous for-profit colleges.
Chicago's Climate March On Trump's 100th DayThousands of people marked Trump’s 100th day in office with a protest rally in the Loop and a moment of silence in front of Trump Tower.
Undocumented Immigrants Warned To Stay Away From AirportsAn immigration lawyer has advice for undocumented immigrants who plan to pick up someone at the airport... don't.
Durbin: Chicago Should Remain Sanctuary For Undocumented ImmigrantsDurbin criticized the Justice Department’s threat to cut off funding to cities that want to remain sanctuaries for undocumented immigrants.
Chicago's 'March For Science'Organizers say they were motivated by President Donald Trump's policies toward climate change and suspicions on vaccine safety.