"Mean And Angry" Tweet About Elizabeth Warren Sparks Online Debate About Women In PoliticsWhen the candidates face off again Tuesday evening for the Democratic presidential primary debate on CBS, will Warren take a softer approach? Or does her campaign want the jolt that a fiery confrontation could ignite?
Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's Dire Warning: Bernie Sanders' Candidacy 'Built On False Premise"Former Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel had a clear warning for Democrats: A primary victory for Bernie Sanders puts the whole future of the party at risk.
Karen Freeman-Wilson Unseated In Gary Mayoral RaceWhen she was elected Gary's mayor in 2011, Karen Freeman-Wilson seemed to embody new hope. But among voters, that hope turned to frustration.
Fioretti To Run Against Preckwinkle For Cook County Board PresidentThe former Chicago alderman announced Monday he’s challenging Toni Preckwinkle in the Democratic primary for Cook County Board President.
J.B. Pritzker Expected To Announce Run For GovernorEntrepreneur and billionaire investor J.B. Pritzker was expected to formally jump into the race for governor on Thursday.
Sanders Supporters 'Feel The Bern' At Chicago State UniversityThe U.S. senator from Vermont stumps in Illinois for the Democratic presidential nomination.
Mayor Emanuel Joins Calls For Indicted Chicago Lawmaker To Step DownDespite winning the Democratic primary, state Rep. Derrick Smith should not remain on the ballot, Emanuel said Friday.
Jackson's Re-Election Bid Vs. Halvorson Heating UpU.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. was facing a new obstacle in his fight to retain his seat in Congress amid his toughest primary challenge yet.
Activist To Run Graphic Anti-Abortion Ad During Super BowlSuper Bowl viewers often look forward to the commercials that run during breaks in the action, but those fans might be in for an unpleasant experience as an anti-abortion activist is running an ad with images of aborted fetuses as he runs against President Barack Obama in the Democratic primary.
Emanuel Not Ready To Endorse Either Jackson Or HalvorsonCongressman Jesse Jackson has received a most graceful let down from Mayor Rahm Emanuel, who said Tuesday he has not yet made an endorsement in the 2nd District race against former Congresswoman Debbie Halvorson.
Both 8th District Democratic Candidates: Keep Funding For VeteransTheir backgrounds are vastly different, but the candidates for the Democratic primary race for the 8th Congressional District north of Chicago are both focusing on the federal budget for veterans.
Gary Mayor Rudy Clay Getting Ready To Bow OutNext Tuesday is Election Day in Northwest Indiana, and in Gary, voters will choose nominees to become replace longtime Mayor RUdy Clay