Sen. Dick Durbin Says Judiciary Committee Will Get Answers On What He Calls Former President Trump's 'Frightening Attempt' To Get DOJ To Overturn ElectionSenate Judiciary Committee Chairman Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) vowed Sunday that legislators will get to the bottom of what he called former President Donald Trump’s “frightening attempt” to get the Department of Justice to overturn Mr. Trump’s November election defeat.
Chicago Banker Stephen Calk Convicted Of Trying To Buy Trump Administration Post With Risky Loans To Paul ManafortA Chicago banker has been found guilty of giving risky loans to a former Trump campaign manager in exchange for a job in the White House.
Manhattan Prosecutors Probe Millions Lent For Chicago Trump Tower As They Investigate Former President Trump's FinancesThe New York investigation into former President Donald Trump’s finances has stretched to the Chicago Riverfront.
Illinois U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger Shunned By Own Family Members For Criticism Of Former President TrumpSome family drama has erupted for U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois).
Mother Of 6 Francisca Lino Leaves Humboldt Park Church After Hiding For More Than 3 Years In Fear Of DeportationFrancisca Lino hid in a church for more than three years in fear of deportation – until Saturday night.
All Democratic Members Of Illinois Congressional Delegation Vote To Impeach President Donald TrumpThe Democratic members of Illinois' congressional delegation were vocal -- all voting to impeach the president.
Republican Illinois U.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger Says He'll Vote To Impeach President TrumpU.S. Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R-Illinois) announced Tuesday that he will be voting to impeach President Donald Trump following the assault on the U.S. Capitol last week.
Ald. Gilbert Villegas Calls For Chicago Trump Tower Sign Permit To Be Revoked If President Trump Is Impeached Again And ConvictedIf President Donald Trump is impeached a second time and convicted, there is a call for the sign bearing his last name on Chicago’s Trump Tower to come down.
Activists Call For President Trump To 'Pack Up And Go' Outside Trump TowerAn anti-Trump rally brought protesters to River North Saturday afternoon.
Sen. Duckworth Invokes Her Own Military Service As She Denounces Capitol Storming, President TrumpU.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth (D-Illinois) gave an emotional speech on the Senate floor Wednesday night, invoking her service to the country in the Armed Forces as she denounced the storming of the U.S. Capitol earlier in the day.
Sen. Durbin On Senate Floor: 'This Sacred Place Was Desecrated' During Capitol StormingU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Illinois) invoked the hallowed space of the U.S. Capitol – and denounced President Donald Trump – in the wake of the storming of the Capitol earlier in the day.
Pritzker: President Trump 'Must Be Impeached And Removed From Office Immediately' After Storming Of U.S. CapitolIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker said state police have been redeployed to protect the state Capitol and other government buildings in Springfield, and also said two weeks is too long for President Donald Trump to remain in office after the U.S. Capitol was stormed in Washington, D.C.
Contested Election Sows Divide Among GOP Lawmakers; Chicago Election Attorney Calls It 'A Dramatic, Dramatic Line In The Sand'This week, a growing number of national Republican lawmakers have pledged to take their final stand to contest presidential election results.
Many Chicagoans On Edge With With No Federal Stimulus Bill Signed, Programs Set To ExpireAt midnight Eastern time Saturday night, millions of struggling Americans were poised to lose financial protections unless President Donald Trump signed a relief bill.
President Trump Commutes Part Of Sentence For Philip Esformes, Nursing Home Mogul With Chicago Ties Who Was Convicted In Fraud SchemeDubbed the King of Medicaid, Philip Esformes – who had ties to Chicago – was a free man on Wednesday.