Friday, January 24, 2020

Skokie, Illinois’ Holocaust Museum Wins National Award for Service and Education

by Jacob Rogers, Medill News Servie WASHINGTON- The Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center was honored this week as one of ten institutions to receive a...

The Swearing-In of Donald J. Trump as President of the United...

From Washington Inaugural Events, as Donald Trump takes over as the 45th President of the United States, and Mike Pence as the 48th Vice...

Gov. Rauner Announces $241 Million Investment to Enhance Freight Mobility

EAST ST. LOUIS (June 5, 2018) – Gov. Rauner today announced a $241 million investment in projects that will improve the mobility of freight...

Lori Lightfoot’s Agenda for Chicago, Should She be Elected Mayor

From the City Club of Chicago - Lori Lightfoot, one of two candidates seeking election as Mayor of Chicago on April 2,...

Sen John McCain (R-AZ) Dies at 81

August 25, 2018 - John McCain, the son of a US Admiral, who joined the Navy, graduated from the Naval Academy, was a prisoner...

How 1871, Is Helping to Make Chicago a “Midwest Silicon Valley”

From the City Club of Chicago -- Howard Tullman, the CEO of the business incubator, "1871" shows how Chicago is developing a growing reputation...
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Hans Von Spakovsky on Illegal Immigration, DACA, and President Trump’s Tenure...

From Maryland:  We recently spoke with Hans Von Spakovsky, a senior legal fellow with the Heritage Foundation, about the details of proposed solutions for...

Ralph Martire on the Pros & Cons of Gov Rauner’s FY...

From Springfield, Ralph Martire, the Executive Director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, reacts to Governor Rauner's budget address

The Rising Cost of Pensions & the Impact on School Funding

From the Illinois Assn of School Boards, we hear from four legislators discuss the on-going budget stalemate, and what impact the rising cost of...

President Obama: “An Act Terror and an Act of Hate”

From the White House: President Obama delivers remarks in the wake of the shooting in Orlando FL, where a shooter killed over 50 people...

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Historian Mark DePue: Preserving Illinois’ Oral History

From the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library:  We talk with historian and fmr military officer, Mark DePue on his work of conducting indepth oral history...

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