Portrait Of Dennis Hastert Removed From U.S. House, Following Guilty PleaThe Illinois Republican pleaded guilty last Wednesday to evading banking laws. He acknowledged in a written agreement that he tried paying someone $3.5 million to hide misconduct decades ago.
U.S. House: Dold Tops Schneider, Other Chicago Area Incumbents Roll To VictoryIn one of the most hotly contested House races in the country, Brad Schneider is running against GOP challenger Robert Dold.
Dozens File To Run For U.S. House SeatsDozens of people have filed to run for Illinois' 18 seats in the U.S. House.
Jesse Jackson Leads Debbie Halvorson In Key U.S. House RaceA new poll shows incumbent Jesse Jackson Jr. leading challenger Debbie Halvorson in the race to represent Illinois' 2nd Congressional District.
5 House Members From Illinois Vote 'No' On Debt-Ceiling CompromiseFive members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation voted against the debt-ceiling authorization Monday – in some cases, for radically different reasons.