Duckworth: Babies Should Be Allowed On Senate FloorSen. Tammy Duckworth, the first U.S. senator who is expected to give birth while in office, told CNN she feels the Senate rules are outdated because they wouldn't allow her to bring her baby to the floor.
Illinois Elections Chief To Testify At Senate Panel On Russian HackingIllinois State Board of Elections director Steve Sandvoss will testify about how voter information was stolen by hackers last summer.
O'Hare Boss: 'Completely Unacceptable' Officers Dragged Man Off PlaneAviation Commissioner Ginger Evans said security officers shouldn't have carried out United's request to remove Dr. David Dao from a plane.
Backpage Executives Decline To Testify On Child Sex Trafficking ReportBackpage.com took down its adult advertising section this week, and officials declined to testify before a U.S. Senate subcommittee, in the face of a blistering report accusing the website of facilitating child sex trafficking.
Backpage.com Shuts Down ‘Adult’ Ads After Senate Committee ReportThe owners of Backpage.com on Monday shut down the “adult” section on the online-classified advertising site, just hours after a U.S. Senate committee released a report that found the site knowingly aided users in posting ads for prostitution and child sex trafficking.
Kirk Tells Illinois "Take Heart" In Last Speech On Senate FloorU.S. Sen. Mark Kirk said farewell to his colleagues on Capitol Hill on Friday.
U.S. Senate Honors World Series Champion Chicago CubsThe World Series champion Chicago Cubs have been honored on the floor of the U.S. Senate.
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.
Republican Kirk Predicts 'Upset' Of Duckworth In High-Profile Senate RaceCBS 2 Political Reporter Derrick Blakley has the latest on the U.S. Senate race that could help shift the balance of power in Washington.
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.
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.
Evan Bayh To Seek Indiana U.S. Senate Seat AgainBayh announced Wednesday that he would seek to make the political comeback. Two days earlier, former U.S. Rep. Baron Hill cleared the way by withdrawing as the Democratic nominee.