Court Records: Schock Tried To Dodge Federal SubpoenaThe records released by U.S. District Judge Sue Myerscough also reveal that the former congressman in April filed an emergency motion to quash the subpoena, calling it "oppressive and unreasonable," and accusing the government of misconduct.
Congressman Rush: I'm Cooperating With Ethics ProbeAt Chicago State University, Bobby Rush addressed the media about an investigation that has the Office of Congressional Ethics tracking money surrounding the congressman. CBS 2's Courtney Gousman reports.
House Ethics Panel Eyes Rep. Gutierrez The ethics panel did not reveal the nature of the inquiry, but a spokesman for Gutierrez said Thursday that it relates to a long-standing service contract made by Gutierrez over the past decade.
Rev. Jackson: Congressman Son Is 'Unwell,' 'Rebuilding His Strength'The Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. said Thursday that his Congressman son is “unwell” and “rebuilding his strength,” but had little else to say on the subject.
Jackson Jr. Being Treated For 'Mood Disorder'The mystery surrounding U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s monthlong absence from Congress deepened Wednesday evening, as his office released a statement saying he is suffering from a "mood disorder," without providing any specifics.
Rep. Dold Focuses On Bipartisanship As He Fights To Keep SeatWith Illinois Democrats redrawing his district, U.S. Rep. Robert Dold (R-Ill.) is finding it vital to point to his bipartisanship as he runs for re-election.
GOP Congressmen Spar As They Compete For Same DistrictTwo Illinois Republicans already in Congress find themselves running for the same seat.
Rep. Walsh Ordered To Prove He Doesn't Owe $100K In Child SupportA Cook County judge ruled Wednesday that Congressman Joe Walsh must prove that he made nearly $100,000 in child-support payments as part of his ongoing legal dispute with his ex-wife, Laura Walsh.
Freshman Rep. Schilling Talks About AfghanistanFreshman U.S. Rep. Bobby Schilling (R-Rock Island) is just back from a tour of Afghanistan.
Walter: Keep Your Shirt On, SeriouslyCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says a congressional scandal over a beefcake shot on the Internet is funny until you realize the elected official in question helps lead the nation.
Illinois Rep. Leading Charge Against Health Care OverhaulA freshman Illinois congressman is among those leading the charge to repeal President Barack Obama’s overhaul of health care.