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Mar 22, 2017 In the News
Rep. Mike Quigley (D-Ill.) says President Trump’s administration will likely impede the probe into possible collusion between Trump's 2016 campaign and Russia.
Mar 6, 2017 In the News
President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban drew a swift rebuke from opponents of the original ban, who said the new executive order is “nothing more than a wolf in sheep’s clothing,” which still unfairly targets Muslim immigrants.
Mar 3, 2017 In the News
As the Trump administration sets to work gutting environmental regulations, the best weapon for battling climate change in the U.S. may be jobs.
Mar 2, 2017 In the News
The stakes are high and so is the pushback, U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley said Thursday as the House Intelligence Committee embarks on an investigation into whether Russia tampered with the 2016 presidential election.
Mar 2, 2017 In the News
President Donald Trump backed Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a Facebook post Thursday night, blaming the controversy on Democrats who, he wrote, "have lost their grip on reality."
Feb 27, 2017 In the News
The House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russian intervention in the U.S. election suffers from two critical flaws that handicap its work. And that’s from one of the lawmakers leading the investigation.
Feb 23, 2017 In the News
President Donald Trump, who said during his campaign he did not care which bathroom Caitlin Jenner used at Trump Tower, is facing fallout on Thursday in the wake of his administration yanking federal protections for transgender students.
Feb 15, 2017 In the News
Republicans on Capitol Hill said Wednesday that Congress is unlikely to act in time to block the District’s assisted-suicide law before it takes effect Saturday, handing city officials an inadvertent victory against congressional intervention.
Feb 14, 2017 In the News
If Illinois congressional Democrats have their way, the resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn will be just the first step in a deeper probe of relations between Russia and the Trump administration
Feb 10, 2017 In the News
The Chicago-based Better Government Association (BGA) watchdog group recently shared its viewpoint via an online article that Illinois government leaders practice a strong avoidance of organizations — such as itself — that are equipped to expose accountability.