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Tammy Duckworth Slams Trump Over Tweet, Calls Him 'Cadet Bone Spurs'

CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois Sen. Tammy Duckworth blasted President Trump today over a controversial tweet about her Senate colleague, Sen. Kristin Gillibrand.

Gillibrand has called for Trump to resign or risk being at the center of an investigation for the… 271 more words


A Breakdown Of The Republican Tax Bill

CHICAGO (CBS) — The Senate has passed a nearly $1.5 trillion Republican tax bill that’s historic in scope and an urgent political priority for President Donald Trump and the GOP. 396 more words


MO/IL Lawmakers React to GOP Tax Bill

Washington (KMOX) –  The US Senate passed a nearly $1.5 trillion Republican tax bill early Saturday morning after a marathon overnight session.

In a comment on Twitter overnight, Democrat Claire McCaskill said: “We politely asked to adjourn till Monday morning. 202 more words


Duckworth: Ending ACA Subsidies Affect The Most Vulnerable

CHICAGO (CBS) — Illinois’ junior U.S. Senator is among those highly critical of President Donald Trump’s Executive Order ending federal payments to health insurance companies under the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. 102 more words


Duckworth, Schneider Seek Millions For Zion, Other Cities Storing Nuclear Waste

CHICAGO (CBS) — Two Illinois democrats were hoping to help north suburban Zion recover some of the money it has lost since Exelon pulled the plug on a nuclear plant nearly 20 years ago. 233 more words


WATCH: Sen. Tammy Duckworth Guest on 'Late Night with Seth Meyers'

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Illinoisans may have noticed a familiar face on late night talk TV Thursday.

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth was a guest on “Late Night with Seth Meyers” Thursday night. 54 more words


Duckworth Calls Republican Healthcare Bill 'Devastating'

CHICAGO (CBS) — U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth calls the healthcare bill from her republican colleagues “devastating.”

Sen. Duckworth considers the Senate GOP bill just as bad as the one from House republicans. 97 more words