Rev. Jesse Jackson, Wife Jacqueline 'Responding Positively To Their Treatments' After Testing Positive For COVID-19 And Going To HospitalThe family of the Rev. Jesse Jackson issued an encouraging update late Sunday about the civil rights leader and his wife, Jacqueline, in their fight against COVID-19.
Rep. Danny Davis Holds Virtual Townhall Meeting On Reparations And Bill Awaiting Vote In CongressU.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Illinois) held a virtual town hall meeting on Saturday to discuss reparations.
Rep. Danny Davis Leads Community Effort To Send Medical Aid To India Amid Horrific COVID-19 Crisis ThereU.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Illinois) is heading a coalition of community leaders sending medical aid to India, as that country struggles through a devastating wave of COVID-19.
Ahead Of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, West Side Leaders Highlight Need For More Mental Health Care In Black CommunityMonday is the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, and a day before, a group West Side community leaders got a head start on the day of service that honors the Dr. King’s legacy.
Illinois Members Of Congress Condemn Storming Of CapitolMany members of the Illinois congressional delegation tweeted they were safe Wednesday afternoon, while also issuing strong words as supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol.
Chicago Faith Leaders Say They're Closer To Congressional Hearings On Wrong Raids After Meeting With Rep. Danny DavisChicago pastors on Thursday said they are one step closer to congressional hearings about wrong raids by Chicago Police, after meeting with U.S. Rep. Danny Davis (D-Illinois).
Pastors Issue Letter To Members Of Congress Calling For Hearings On Wrong RaidsSome pastors are putting the pressure on lawmakers to hold congressional hearings on wrong raids by Chicago Police.
Religious Leaders Call For Congressional Hearings About Wrong Raids By Chicago PoliceSome Chicago religious leaders are calling on Congress to hold hearings about the city’s wrong raids.
Illinois Congressional Races: Multiple Chicago Area Democratic Incumbents ReelectedDemocrat Jesus “Chuy” Garcia has won reelection to U.S. House in Illinois' 4th Congressional District.
Members Of Congress Address Growing Complaints About Inconsistent USPS Deliveries, Missing Mail In Chicago
Early Voting For 2020 Primaries Starts Monday In ChicagoEarly voting for the 2020 Illinois primaries starts on Monday in Chicago.
President Trump Impeached By U.S. House: What Chicago Area Lawmakers Said In DebateMembers of Congress on Wednesday voted to impeach President Donald Trump – charging him with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
Black Panthers Leader Fred Hampton Remembered 50 Years After He Was Shot Dead In Police RaidFred Hampton, the former leader of the Illinois Black Panther Party, was remembered Sunday – 50 years after he was shot to death by police.
Woman Found Guilty In Shooting Death Of Rep. Danny Davis' GrandsonWilson was killed coming to his sister's aid after a teenage squabble erupted into violence. Wilson's sister, Khaliyah Wilson, testified this week that Tariq Harris and Banks were at the Wilsons' apartment for a pair of sneakers Banks exchanged with Wilson's 14-year-old brother for a pair of pants.