Two U.S. Representatives Show Support For Starbucks Workers Who Want To UnionizeA group of Starbucks workers got some powerful support in their push for a union contract -- two Congress members.
Rep. Jan Schakowsky Tests Positive For COVID-19U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Illinois) announced Wednesday that she has tested positive for COVID-19.
Illinois U.S. Senators, Representatives Grieve After Explosions Kill 12 U.S. Troops, Dozens Of Others In Kabul U.S. senators and representatives from Illinois issued messages of heartbreak and mourning Thursday, after 12 service members were killed and 15 injured in a "complex attack" outside Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan.
Congresswoman Pushes For Solutions Amid Persistent Mail Issues In Rogers Park, EdgewaterWe've been digging for months into mail delays that are frustrating residents across the city - to say the least.
Illinois Congressional Races: Multiple Chicago Area Democratic Incumbents ReelectedDemocrat Jesus “Chuy” Garcia has won reelection to U.S. House in Illinois' 4th Congressional District.
Doctor Who Survived COVID-19 Is Denied Opportunity To Donate Plasma Because He Is GayDr. Dillon Barron is a frontline emergency room doctor on the city’s North Side. He was also once a COVID-19 patient himself and has since recovered. But when he tried to donate his plasma to help save others, he was flat-out denied because he is gay.
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.
Chicago Members Of Congress Seek Answers About Bolivian Election That Triggered Deadly ProtestsFour members of Congress, three of them from Chicago, issued a letter Monday calling for clarity about an election in Bolivia last month that has brought unrest to the South American country.
U.S. House Passes Schakowsky's Bill To Prevent Children From Being Killed Or Hurt By Tipping FurnitureThe U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday passed a bill introduced by Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Illinois) that seeks to prevent children from being killed or injured by tipping furniture.