Ahead Of Convention, DNC's Black Caucus Honors Rev. Jesse JacksonThe Democratic National Convention does not officially kick off until Monday, but on Sunday night, the Democratic National Committee’s Black Caucus paid tribute to the Rev. Jesse Jackson.
Mayor Lightfoot To Appear On 'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert,' Meet With Mayor De Blasio, Former Mayor Bloomberg In New York CityChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot will travel to New York City for several days to appear on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" and meet with current Mayor Bill de Blasio and former Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Longtime Illinois Politician Thomas Hynes Dies At Age 80Former Illinois state Senate president and Democratic National Committee member Thomas Hynes, who was a powerhouse in Chicago politics for four decades, has died.
Hoffman Estates Voter Says She Was Misled By Republican QuestionnaireAs Election Day draws nearer, voters may have noticed the increasingly heavy flow of junk mail and political flyers filling their mailboxes in recent weeks.
Democrats Seek To Keep Focus On Corruption, Not ImpeachmentOpposition to Trump has flourished across the political left, already giving Democrats key electoral victories since his inauguration.
DNC Serves WikiLeaks With Lawsuit Via TwitterThe Democratic National Committee on Friday officially served its lawsuit to WikiLeaks via Twitter, employing a rare method to serve its suit to the elusive group that has thus far been unresponsive.
Obama Offers Democrats Tough Love Ahead Of Midterms: 'Enough Moping'Obama warned fellow Democrats it is not enough to lament Donald Trump's presidency or complain about the impact he is having on the country.
DNC Sues Russia, WikiLeaks, Trump Campaign Associates, Alleging ConspiracyThe complaint, filed Friday in federal court in Manhattan, claims millions of dollars in damages, alleges violations of everything from conspiracy to violations of federal copyright laws and the Trade Secrets Act.
Democratic Party Asks Chicago To Bid For 2016 ConventionDemocratic National Committee Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz sent a letter to 15 cities asking them to submit proposals to host the convention in two years.
Obama Learns Of Ft. Hood Shootings During Chicago FundraiserThe President learned about the shootings at Fort Hood right in the middle of a fundraiser at a restaurant on the Chicago River.