Embattled Lawmaker Barely Makes BallotIra Silverstein entered Friday’s hearing at the Board of Elections with his political future uncertain.
Senator Silverstein Cleared Of Sex Harassment, Violated Ethics Rules: IGState Sen. Ira Silverstein was cleared of sexaul harassement but violated ethics rules, the state's inspector general said.
Sen. Silverstein Cleared, But Reprimanded, In Sex Harassment ProbeThe Special Legislative Inspector General determined that state Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, did not engage in sexual harassment while working with a victim’s right advocate.
Silverstein Faces Ballot Challenge Amid Sexual Harassment AllegationsIllinois State Sen. Ira Silverstein, the only state lawmaker publicly accused of sexual harassment, is fighting for his political life.
Legislation May End Sexual Harassment Statute Of LimitationsSome lawmakers are vowing not to let Denise Rotheimerher fall victim to a flawed system.
State Senator Accused Of Sexual Harassment Resigns Leadership PostSen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, is no longer Majority Caucus Chair, Senate President John Cullerton’s office announced Wednesday. Silverstein earned an extra $21,000 from the post.
Feds Interview Chicago Banker As Part Of Russia ProbeSteve Calk's bank reportedly provided as much as $16 million in loans to Paul Manafort, the indicted ex-chairman of the Trump presidential campaign.
State Sen. Ira Silverstein Accused Of Sexual HarassmentDenise Rotheimer said she felt like she “had no control in the situation” because of the senator’s power to move or block her legislation.
Lawmaker Wants To Make GED Tests Free For Homeless YouthA state senator from Chicago wants to help homeless youth get high school equivalency certificates, also known as GEDs, by allowing them to take the exam for free.
Got A Kid In The Car? No Smoking, State Lawmaker ProposesLegislation proposed by state Sen. Ira Silverstein, D-Chicago, would make it illegal for an adult to smoke in a vehicle with children under 18 inside. CBS 2's Mike Parker reports.