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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

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War of words continues between Kirk, Duckworth

NORMAL, Ill. —  The U.S Senate candidates were in Normal, Illinois Wednesday speaking to farmers on the topic of agriculture. Mark Kirk and Tammy Duckworth spoke separately, this was not a debate. 316 more words

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Sen. Mark Kirk Not Backing Down On Obama-Iran Payment Comments

CHICAGO (CBS) — He once called President Barack Obama the “Drug Dealer in Chief.”

Now U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL) is catching flak.

His Democratic opponent and her African-American allies are demanding an apology. 325 more words

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Mark Kirk Dips His Toes In Trumpy Waters

It’s almost easy to feel bad for Mark Kirk. He’s probably the closest thing there is to a reasonable Republican Senator right now, what with hating neither the gays nor the Mexicans. 599 more words

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Illinois AG: Duckworth Lawsuit Settlement Final

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A settlement in the workplace retaliation lawsuit against Democratic U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth is final and the plaintiffs can’t back out even if no paperwork was signed, the Illinois Attorney General’s office said Thursday. 468 more words

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Illinois Senator Mark Kirk’s Re-Election Campaign Doomed By Trump Backpedaling

“Last week The Wall Street Journal reported that Senator Kirk raised just a million dollars in the second quarter of 2016 to Duckworth’s $2.7 million. The Congresswoman’s cash on hand is nearly double her opponent’s. 65 more words

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