| Mar 19, 2013
| 9:21 AM
WASHINGTON – Rep. Luis Gutierrez of Chicago, a key player in the bipartisan push for comprehensive immigration reform, said today he is hopeful that Congress will act on the issue in early April after the Easter recess.
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:53 AM
UPDATED: In an interview with ABC's "This Week," former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush says his parents are divided on whether he should run for president in 2016.
"I think we've got a split ballot amongst the Bush senior family. Pretty sure that's the...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 3:46 PM
As President Barack Obama gets sworn in for his second term Monday, immigration activists in Chicago plan a march downtown to protest administration policies that have led to a record number of deportations.
The president has pledged to make...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 5:38 PM
Cicero President Larry Dominick and several others testified this afternoon at an election hearing focused on whether Dominick should be tossed from the ballot.
Juan Ochoa, a candidate running against Dominick for mayor, and David Donahue, a candidate...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Republican Rep. Paul Ryan of Wisconsin, appearing today alongside Chicago Democratic Rep. Luis Gutierrez, said the terrorism events at the Boston Marathon last week have not and should not deter work on immigration reform.
After an appearance at the City...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 5:37 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Chuck Schumer said Sunday he's hoping for a bipartisan deal by the end of this week on a sweeping immigration bill to secure the border and allow eventual citizenship to the estimated 11 million people living here illegally....
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:58 AM
Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., will be a guest on five Sunday morning programs this weekend: ABC's "This Week," CBS' "Face the Nation," CNN's "State of the Union," "Fox News Sunday" and NBC's "Meet the Press."
The rest of the Sunday morning guest list:...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:32 PM
I fear that I’m falling into a publicity trap set by my devious Tribune Company colleagues upstairs at Chicago Magazine. They just released the ranking of the 100 most powerful Chicagoans, published online and in the March issue. Lists of......
| Jun 22, 2012
| 4:47 PM
The guest list for Sunday morning: Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., talks to NBC's “Meet the Press,” which starts at 9 a.m. on WESH-Channel 2. A political roundtable brings together Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif.; former Gov. Bill Richardson, D-N.M.;...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 4:33 PM
From remarks today on the House floor by Rep. Luis Gutierrez, D-Ill.: The (Republicans) nominated a presidential candidate who carried around a to-do list of creative ways to offend Latinos. Call for more than 10 million people and their families......
| Jun 26, 2012
| 5:08 AM
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday struck down key parts of an Arizona law that sought to deter illegal immigration, but let stand a controversial provision allowing police to check a person's immigration status while enforcing other laws.