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Tammy Duckworth Town Hall: 4/23/17

The ReSisterhood had the privilege yesterday of attending Senator Tammy Duckworth’s town hall meeting in Bloomington. Duckworth is the first Thai-American to serve in the United States Senate and one of three newly elected female senators of color, having defeated incumbent Mark Kirk by a 15 percentage points on November 8, 2016. 726 more words

Local Politicians React to Syrian Missile Strikes

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KMOX) – Syria is decrying a U.S. missile strike on a government-controlled air base where U.S. officials say the Syrian military launched a deadly chemical attack earlier this week. 427 more words


HGTV Design Star: Fish Castle Edition

The Intimacy Element Part Deux is still to come (as I’m actually thinking about that one), but first… FISHIES!

So as most of you have probably gleaned, I am a very tired, old mom now. 720 more words

Duckworth: Trump Sacrificing Veterans For Obamacare Repeal Bill

WASHINGTON, DC (CBS) — Illinois Senator Tammy Duckworth said as many as seven million veterans could lose tax credits under the current version of the Republican-backed plan to replace the Affordable Care Act. 235 more words


Sen. Duckworth Has Strong Words for Republican Healthcare Bill Amendment

(KMOX/AP) – Illinois’ Junior Senator is joining other Democratic military veterans in criticizing an amendment to the Republican healthcare bill, that some say could leave seven million veterans ineligible to receive subsidies. 379 more words


Sen. Duckworth says working together can attract national, international investments

ROCK ISLAND, Illinois — America added 230,000 jobs last month, better than economists had predicted. Some of the best news is coming out of the Midwest. 143 more words


Duckworth To Trump: Fight Crime With Funding For Economic Development

CHICAGO (CBS) — U.S. Sen. Tammy Duckworth said if President Donald Trump is serious about helping Chicago deal with violent crime, he’ll focus on investments in impoverished neighborhoods. 303 more words