Illinois Electors Cast All 20 Votes For Joe Biden For President"It's my fervent hope that we are indeed seeing the dawn of a very bright new day," elector Julia Kennedy Beckman, of Darien, said as she cast her vote.
Biden Supporters Celebrate Downtown As The Former VP Is Projected To Win The Presidency; CTA Service DisruptedSupporters took to the streets of Chicago Saturday after the announcement that former Vice President Joe Biden is projected to defeat President Donald Trump and become the 46th president of the United States.
2020 Election Live Updates: Biden Projected To Win Election As PresidentCBS News projects Joe Biden has secured enough electoral votes to become the 46th president of the United States, defeating President Trump and capturing the White House after a bitter campaign that exposed deep divides in the country.
Kanye Will Not Appear On Illinois Presidential Ballot In NovemberThe Illinois Board of Elections has finalized the November 3 ballot and rapper Kanye West will not be on it.
Kanye West Short 1,300 Signatures To Get On Illinois BallotKanye West is short the required number of valid signatures in order to get on the Illinois ballot, according to an attorney representing an objector challenging West's petition.
Kanye West Collects Enough Signatures To Make Illinois Presidential BallotChicago native, rapper, and now presidential candidate Kanye West has enough signatures to make it onto the Illinois ballot.
Tammy Duckworth To Interview For Biden's VP Position, Dick Durbin SaysIllinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth is being floated as Joe Biden's potential running mate.
Former Illinois Congressman Joe Walsh 'Strongly Considering' Primary Challenge To President Trump In 2020“If somebody’s going to get in there and go after him, it’s got to be done soon. You’re running out of time,” Walsh said.
Buttigieg Ramps Up Outreach To Democratic SuperdelegatesThe outreach suggests Buttigieg's campaign is looking beyond the early primary states to the possibility of a convention fight for the nomination.
Jet-Setter: Buttigieg Leads 2020 Dems In Private FlightsThe expenditures have enabled the South Bend, Indiana, mayor to keep up an aggressive schedule, shuttling from his campaign headquarters in his hometown to fundraisers and political events across the country. But his reliance on charter flights contrasts sharply with his image as a Rust Belt mayor who embodies frugality and Midwestern modesty.
Re-Build The Wall? Dems See Opportunity, Danger In MidwestThere are early signs that Democrats are regaining their strength in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin, clinching governorships and making inroads in state legislatures.
Islamic Mosques Bump Up Security After Trump Won ElectionChicago's Council on American Islamic Relations have been advised to beef up security in mosques after Trump won the presidential election.
Donald Trump Greeted By Cheers And Jeers During Chicago-Area VisitDonald Trump made two Chicago-area stops today, greeted by both admiring supporters and hectoring protesters.
Obama Wins 2nd Term, Carrying Nearly All Battleground StatesPresident Barack Obama has won a second term, CBS News is reporting.
Walter's Perspective: Romney Should Stop Attacking ChicagoI knew it would happen. It had to happen – that Chicago would become an issue in the presidential campaign, that Mitt Romney would bark at President Barack Obama about being from Chicago.