Illinois U.S. Rep. Kinzinger Deployed To US-Mexican Border With Guard UnitThe 40-year-old represents the state's 16th district, which includes parts of northern and central Illinois. He is a pilot and veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. He was elected to Congress in 2010.
Google CEO To Make Long-Awaited Congressional AppearanceAmong other things, lawmakers are expected to grill him on whether Google rigs its influential search engine to stifle conservative voices.
Record Number Of Women Elected To The HouseA tally from the Congressional Research Service said the previous record of 85 representatives served in the 114th Congress, including two members who resigned and one who was elected to fill a vacancy.
Ex-Cabinet Secretary, University Head Donna Shalala Bids For U.S. HouseShalala, former president of both the University of Miami and the University of Wisconsin, is banking that her experience is seen as an asset by voters.
6th District Congressional Race In National SpotlightA suburban congressional race is in the national spotlight as one that could predict the future of the U.S. House.
Portrait Of Dennis Hastert Removed From U.S. House, Following Guilty PleaThe Illinois Republican pleaded guilty last Wednesday to evading banking laws. He acknowledged in a written agreement that he tried paying someone $3.5 million to hide misconduct decades ago.
U.S. House: Dold Tops Schneider, Other Chicago Area Incumbents Roll To VictoryIn one of the most hotly contested House races in the country, Brad Schneider is running against GOP challenger Robert Dold.
Dozens File To Run For U.S. House SeatsDozens of people have filed to run for Illinois' 18 seats in the U.S. House.
Jesse Jackson Leads Debbie Halvorson In Key U.S. House RaceA new poll shows incumbent Jesse Jackson Jr. leading challenger Debbie Halvorson in the race to represent Illinois' 2nd Congressional District.
5 House Members From Illinois Vote 'No' On Debt-Ceiling CompromiseFive members of the Illinois Congressional Delegation voted against the debt-ceiling authorization Monday – in some cases, for radically different reasons.