CHICAGO (AP) — U.S. Sens. Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin of Illinois are proposing an update of the methods the government uses to determine disaster assistance.
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CHICAGO (AP) — The furor continues over that letter sent by Republican U.S. senators to Iranian leaders that was critical of President Barack Obama’s stance on nuclear negotiations with that nation.
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — U.S. Senator Dick Durbin is wading into the mayoral race in his hometown of East St. Louis. Durbin is endorsing a challenger for her support for limiting operating hours at the city’s late-night bars and clubs.
CHICAGO (AP) — Flight attendants have celebrated the 25th anniversary of the in-flight smoking ban.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Air Force veteran and a community college student will be among guests from Illinois attending President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The U.S. Senate has approved legislation to name a federal veterans’ facility in Galesburg after late U.S. Rep. Lane Evans of Illinois.
CHICAGO (AP)–U.S. Senators Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk of Illinois have recommended to President Barack Obama three candidates to become the next United States Marshal for the Northern District of Illinois.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden defended Democratic policies as he rallied party supporters during his second visit to Illinois in five days.