2-Year Lobbying Effort Pays Off For BlagojevichFor nearly two years, the wife of disgraced former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich made Trump's own travails the centerpiece of the strategy to free her husband.
Rod Blagojevich Sentence Commuted: A Bio Of Illinois' Former GovernorPresident Trump commuted Rod Blagojevich's 14-year prison sentence for corruption and will soon be a free man.
Rod Blagojevich Sentence Commuted: What You Need To KnowPresident Trump on Tuesday commuted the corruption sentence for former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich.
Amazon Wants To Question Trump Over Losing $10B Contract BidAmazon's court filing cites an alleged comment that surfaced in a book last year that said Trump privately told then-Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to "screw Amazon" out of the contract.
Hundreds In Chicago Protest President Trump After Decision To Kill Top Iranian GeneralHundreds of people gathered to protest downtown after President Trump ordered the killing of a top Iranian general, raising fears of an escalating conflict in the Middle East.
Joe Walsh Files To Challenge Trump In New HampshireWalsh has centered his long shot bid squarely on Trump. He's become a vocal critic of the president, saying Trump is unfit for the office.
Impeachment Hearing Reveals New Details On Trump, Ukraine"In mid-August, it became clear to me that Giuliani's effort was to gin-up politically motivated investigations were now infecting U.S. engagement with Ukraine, leveraging President Zelenski's desire for a White House meeting."
In Tweet, President Trump Blasts Eddie Johnson Over City's Violent Crime; Lightfoot Fires BackThe day after a 7-year-old was shot while trick-or-treating, President Donald Trump continued his feud with Police Supt. Eddie Johnson, saying the city "will never stop its crime wave" with Johnson in charge.
President Trump Blasts CPD Superintendent: 'His Values To Me Are A Disgrace'Several Chicago politicians criticized the president after the speech, including Mayor Lori Lightfoot, who said Mr. Trump, in her words, "brought his insulting, ignorant, buffoonery to Chicago."
Traffic Delays, Street Closures Expected During President Trump's Chicago VisitAs protesters and supports gather near Trump Tower Monday, street may be closed.
Illinois Rep. Krishnamoorthi Questions Intelligence Chief On Whistleblower ComplaintKrishnamoorthi, who serves on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence questioned Maguire for a little over five minutes and asked whether he discussed the complaint, filed on August 12, with his predecessor Dan Coates, to which he said no. Maguire started in the position on August 16.
Senator Dick Durbin Joins 11 Chicago Area Congressional Democrats Seeking Trump Impeachment Probe; Rep. Dan Lipinksi Leaning In FavorAs calls to pursue impeachment against President Trump intensify, all but one Chicago area representative now supports the inquiry.
John Bolton Fired By President Trump, The Former National Security Adviser Says He Resigned"I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House. I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, and therefore...I asked John for his resignation, which was given to me this morning. I thank John very much for his service. I will be naming a new National Security Advisor next week," Mr. Trump wrote on Twitter.
Ex-Illinois Congressman Walsh, Who's Challenging Trump, Says He Lost His Radio Show
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.