Sen. Duckworth Says Joe Biden Would Stand Up For Service Members And Families, Calls President Trump 'Coward In Chief'U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) said Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden would stand up for military families because he knows the danger and sacrifice involved in serving the country.
Mayor Lightfoot Takes Part In Virtual Panel With Joe Biden On First Night Of Democratic National ConventionChicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot played a role in the first night of the all-virtual Democratic National Convention Monday night, as part of a conversation on race.
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.
Democrats To Host 2020 National Convention In MilwaukeeThe decision means the world of Democratic politics will head to Wisconsin, a state the party failed to win during the 2016 election, to pick their 2020 nominee.
Emanuel Shrugs Off Perceived Slight In DNC VideoMayor Rahm Emanuel appeared unfazed at what many saw as a criticism of his advice to President Barack Obama in a video played at the Democratic National Convention before the president's speech Wednesday night.
Labor Secretary Calls Clinton 'Most Famous Unknown Person In America'The U.S. Secretary of Labor dropped in on Illinois delegates to the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday, urging them to work hard so Hillary Clinton can help working people.
Democrats Already Eyeing Potential Candidates For Governor In 2018While the focus at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia is on nominating Hillary Clinton as the party’s nominee for president, various Illinois elected officials were dancing around the question of who ought to run for governor in two years.
Alderman's Son Among Youngest Delegates At DNCOne of the youngest Illinois delegates to the Democratic National Convention said his love of politics came from his father, who is one of the most powerful Democrats in Chicago.
DNC: Live Blog From Democratic Convention In PhiladelphiaFollow developments at the Democratic Convention from anchors, reporters and producers in CBS local media markets,
Immigration Reform And Refugee Rights Advocates Planning March To Republican, Democratic ConventionsAdvocates for immigration reform and refugee rights are planning to march from Chicago to the Republican and Democratic conventions this summer.
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.
Opinion: Democratic Millionaires Spew Hate On The RichThe most ridiculously annoying aspect of the Democratic political run for offices in 2012 is the incredibly long line of leftist millionaires who continually spew extreme hate and venom on the wealthy. Beyond having to “share the wealth”, now Democrats are saying it’s “never get the wealth”.
Opinion: Economic Confidence Rises Despite Republican Efforts Against ItRepublicans will continue to talk down the economy for the next two months specifically because they want the economy, and the country, to suffer in order to win an election.
Democratic Millionaires Spew Hate On The RichThe most ridiculously annoying aspect of the Democratic political run for offices in 2012 is the incredibly long line of leftist millionaires who continually spew extreme hate and venom on the wealthy. Beyond having to “share the wealth”, now Democrats are saying it’s “never get the wealth”.
Opinion: Preview Of November? Democrats Trounce Republicans In Convention RatingsThe early returns are in and, according to the Neilson rating company, the Democrats beat the Republicans... and the NFL.