"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?
Police Release Surveillance Image Of Suspected Bloomberg Campaign Office VandalsPolice on Tuesday released surveillance images of three people suspected of defacing the windows of presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg’s Edgewater campaign office.
Bloomberg Presidential Campaign To Add 5 More Illinois Offices, Including 2 In ChicagoFormer New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is expanding his campaign office space for the Democratic presidential nomination in Illinois.
Bloomberg Makes Chicago Campaign StopOne thing the billionaire Bloomberg can do is afford to run. He pledges he'll take no donations, funding his campaign himself. He's already running ads on Chicago television, including CBS 2, rare before Super Tuesday.
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.
J.B. Pritzker To Double Staffers' Salaries With His Own MoneyWhen he takes the oath of office Monday, Pritzker will become the richest elected official in the nation.
Kelly: Money Didn't Make The Difference In ElectionSome say money bought her the race. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley crunched the numbers on how much each vote cost the candidate.
Kelly Wins Dem. Primary For Ex-Rep. Jackson Jr.'s SeatFormer Illinois legislator Robin Kelly captured the Democratic nomination Tuesday in the race to replace disgraced ex-U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr., after a truncated campaign season where she got a boost from New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's super PAC.
Guns Still The Main Issue In 2nd District RaceThe final push is on to get votes in the 2nd congressional district race and candidate endorsements continue to rack up.
Bloomberg Ads Loom Over 2nd District DebateThe primary election for Jesse Jackson Jr.’s 2nd Congressional District seat is next Tuesday and some of the candidates meet Monday for a debate.
Hutchinson Dropping Out of 2nd District RaceOne of the front runners to replace ex-Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is leaving the race.
Bloomberg Super PAC Ad Slams Halvorson's Record On GunsThere's a new, very high-profile, player in the race to replace Jesse Jackson Jr. in Congress, who this week alone plans to spend more money than any of the 16 Democratic candidates has been able to raise.
Walter's Perspective: Bloomberg Right About Big SodasI'm not big on hot weather, but one good thing about it is the big bellies I see on the beach that remind me to be careful about what I eat, because being overweight causes heart disease.
Emanuel Downplays Losing G8, Touts NATO SummitWith the NATO summit still slated for Chicago this May, Mayor Rahm Emanuel is publicly shrugging off the White House decision to relocate the G8 summit of world leaders to Camp David in Maryland.
McCarthy Pledges No NYPD-Style Spying On MuslimsFor the first time in public, Chicago Police Supt. Garry McCarthy promised his department will never conduct blanket surveillance of Muslims like the New York Police Department did in Newark, N.J., when he was chief there.