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Always Conquering. Never Conquered -- 5 * Pix

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So says the back of the athletic shirt of Chicago’s most famous disabled marathoner, U. 132 more words


Senate Race in Illinois Leaning Democratic

CHICAGO (AP) – Illinois was once billed as one of November’s most competitive U.S. Senate races.

Now, Democrats are counting on U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth to defeat Illinois Republican U.S. 110 more words


Some Military Veterans Feel Like Pawns In Fierce Senate Race Between Kirk, Duckworth

(CBS) – The race for U.S. Senate is turning out to be one of our most heated in Illinois.

It pits the incumbent, Republican Mark Kirk, against Congresswoman Tammy Duckworth, both veterans. 297 more words


Obama Describes Trump As Insecure During Duckworth Fundraiser

CHICAGO (CBS) — President Barack Obama said Sunday that he’s having a hard time believing some of the rhetoric coming from the top of the Republican presidential ticket, saying that nominee Donald Trump has demeaned women, minorities and immigrants, mocked the disabled and insulted veterans. 405 more words


2016 Ballot Cliff's Notes for Kane County

Many people have asked me where they can find information on the down ticket races.  So I researched the entire down ticket for my address.  It should match most people who live near me give or take a few races.   1,040 more words

Kirk, Duckworth Square Off In First Debate For U.S. Senate Seat

(CBS) — It’s the first one-on-one debate in one of the most closely-watched senate races in the country.

GOP incumbent Mark Kirk faced off against Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth at the Chicago Tribune editorial board. 203 more words


Duckworth Speaks Out At Clinton Rally

CHICAGO (CBS) — Nearly 200 enthusiastic Hillary Clinton-backers filled a River North union hall for a pep rally and strategy session with some of the state’s top women Democrats. 315 more words