Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel is facing mounting criticism amid allegations that he helped cover up police misconduct, but so far the frontrunner in the Illinois Democratic senate primary has remained silent on the issue.
Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D., Ill.) voted on Wednesday to disband the House committee investigating the Benghazi terrorist attack, weeks after Hillary Clinton endorsed the Illinois Democrat’s Senate campaign
The House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform highlighted wasteful federal spending on Thursday, holding a hearing that cited numerous examples of the practice, but few successes in eliminating it.
Three different economic experts testified before the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee’s Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Job Creation, and Regulatory Affairs on Thursday afternoon during a heated and contentious hearing.
A new class of left-wing Democrats is supplanting a group of pro-Israel lawmakers and preparing to take Congress in a markedly different direction, according to worried supporters of the Jewish state on Capitol Hill.
Democratic Illinois congressional candidate Tammy Duckworth privately admitted that she “screwed up in firing” a whistleblower during her stint as head of the Illinois Department of Veterans’ Affairs (IDVA), according to an internal email obtained by the Washington Free Beacon.