Obama Slams Republicans, Says Trump 'Capitalizing On Resentment'Obama stepped back into the political fray Friday, delivering a speech at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Trump Throws Wrench In GOP Immigration Push, Says Republicans Are 'Wasting Their Time'The president seemed to suggest he has no confidence in Republicans' ability to pass legislation ahead of the midterms, claiming Democrats are obstructing and Republicans need more members in both the House and Senate.
GOP Senator Says Republicans In 'Cult-Like Situation ' With TrumpSenate Foreign Relations Chairman Bob Corker ramped up his criticism of his Republican colleagues Wednesday, railing on GOP leadership for not wanting to take on President Donald Trump on core Republican issues like trade.
GOP Congressional Candidate: Diversity Is 'A Bunch Of Crap And Un-American'Seth Grossman won the Republican primary in New Jersey, and the National Republican Congressional Committee endorsed his bid for Congress on June 6.
Missouri's Top Republicans Join Calls For Greitens To Step DownMissouri's top Republican legislators are calling for GOP Gov. Eric Greitens to step down from office following an accusation that he obtained a charity donor list without permission, the latest controversy to embroil Greitens, who has also been accused of sexual abuse.
Durbin: Illinois Republicans Must 'Stand Up And Say No' To GOP Tax PlansU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said he hopes Republican members of the Illinois congressional delegation "stand up and say no" to GOP tax plans he believes would harm most Illinois taxpayers.
Republican Party Sign In Chicago's Lincoln Park Spells TroubleIt's smack on the side of a building. A psychologist tenant says he's wrongly being identified with the local GOP establishment. WBBM's Steve Miller reports.
Gore Accuses GOP Of 'Enforced Orthodoxy' To Deny Climate ChangeFormer Vice President Al Gore implored a local crowd to get involved in efforts to address climate change in a speech at the University of Chicago on Monday.
Dillard Gets Teachers Union Backing In Race For GovernorState Sen. Kirk Dillard tried to steer clear of the controversy surrounding one of his rivals in the Republican race for governor, as he picked up a key endorsement from a major labor union.
GOP Rivals For Governor Pounce On Rauner At Candidate ForumFor the first time this year, all four of the Republican candidates for governor were on the same stage, and there were some fireworks.
Brady Questions Rauner's Ties To Convicted Political Insider LevineWith Bruce Rauner already sweating a rough week in his campaign for the Republican gubernatorial nomination, state Sen. Bill Brady turned up the heat Sunday and demanded answers about Rauner’s relationship with convicted serial con man Stuart Levine.
As GOP Jostles, Quinn Has $2.9M In Campaign FundGov. Pat Quinn has socked away $2.9 million for his 2014 re-election campaign -- more than all four of his potential Republican rivals combined.
Downstate GOP Party Chair Resigns After Controversial RantThe chairman of the Republican Party in Montgomery County has resigned after writing what's been called a racist and sexist email about U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis' primary challenger.
Meeting To Oust Republican Party Chairman Brady CancelledIllinois Republican Party leaders cancelled a meeting scheduled for today to discuss the future of the party chairman, Pat Brady, who defied the party by supporting same-sex marriage, reports WBBM's Mike Krauser.
Opinion: GOP Too ExtremeMore than a month after the election, things continue to get worse for the GOP brand. The lead Republican spokesperson during the fiscal cliff negotiations, House Speaker John Boehner, has a 34 percent approval rating. President Obama has a 54 percent approval rating.