Jim Oberweis To Face U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, Jeanne Ives To Face U.S. Rep. Sean Casten In Key Congressional RacesAs Democrats seek to maintain their control of the U.S. House of Representatives in November, two freshman Democrats in Illinois will be key to that goal.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, A Critic Of Vaping, Accepted $2,000 From Two JUUL EmployeesFreshman U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood is an outspoken critic of vaping, but federal records show she also pocketed money from people associated with the e-cigarette company, JUUL.
U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood Latest Illinois Dem To Support Trump Impeachment Inquiry: 'This Is A Tragedy For Our Country'U.S. Rep. Lauren Underwood, a Democrat freshman who flipped a traditionally conservative suburban district this past November, says she supports an impeachment inquiry against President Trump.
Record Number Of Women Elected To The HouseA tally from the Congressional Research Service said the previous record of 85 representatives served in the 114th Congress, including two members who resigned and one who was elected to fill a vacancy.
Voters Just Elected Seven More Scientists To Congress
Pritzker, Trump, And Changing Demographics Helped Casten And Underwood Swing Red Suburban Districts BlueTwo first-time Democratic candidates eked out victories in suburban congressional races on Tuesday, in districts that normally vote Republican, helping Democrats take control of the House.
Democrats Take Control Of U.S. House, Republicans Hold On To SenateWith the help of two upsets in Illinois, Democrats were able to take control of the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday, winning at least 222 seats overall, giving them the ability to block President Trump’s agenda, and launch investigations of his administration.
Candidate Q & A: 14th Congressional District Republican Randy Hultgren"America is strong. Our military is strong again. Lets not take a step back."
Candidate Q & A: 14th Congressional District Democrat Lauren Underwood"I want individuals and families to have high quality, affordable healthcare coverage. We know we need some action, some intervention to help make it more affordable for middle class families."
Democrats Attack Republicans On Health Care In Chicago Congressional RacesDemocrats Lauren Underwood and Sean Casten are hitting their Republican opponents hard over health care.
Young Voters Usually Sit Out Midterms But 2018 Could Be DifferentThe energy among the younger generation has also resulted in a crop of candidates in their late 20s and early 30s, including Abby Finkenauer in Iowa's First District, and Lauren Underwood in Illinois's 14th District.