Spending by outside groups rocks many House races

(AP) Spending by outside groups rocks many House racesBy ALAN FRAMAssociated PressWASHINGTONRep. Dan Lungren knows what it’s like to have a big bull’s eye plastered on his back. The Democratic Party and labor and environmental groups have spent $4.7 million

Spending by outside groups rocks many House races

Duckworth Drags Joe Walsh's Family into Attack Ads

Congressman Joe Walsh’s challenger Tammy Duckworth has turned to vicious personal attacks — a sign of panic in a race she was supposed to win handily.  According to Walsh, Duckworth is dragging his family through the mud and running ads

Duckworth Drags Joe Walsh's Family into Attack Ads

Dem House Candidate: We Should Have Had Marines in Benghazi

Tammy Duckworth, Iraq War veteran and Democratic nominee for Congress in the 8th district of Illinois, said today that U.S. Marines should have guarded the consulate in Benghazi, Libya–not private military contractors. Duckworth was asked about the issue while greeting

Dem House Candidate: We Should Have Had Marines in Benghazi

Duckworth Ducks Media on California Trip

Members of a local television crew were frustrated when Tammy Duckworth, Democratic nominee for U.S. Congress in the 8th district of Illinois, refused to answer their questions about her campaign in Los Angeles today.  Duckworth’s finance director, Leah Israel, initially

Duckworth Ducks Media on California Trip

Ill. Primary Decides Fate of Jesse Jackson Jr, Don Manzullo

(AP) Ill. primary decides fate of 2 veteran congressmenBy SOPHIA TAREENAssociated PressCHICAGOIllinois voters casting ballots in Tuesday’s primary election will determine the matchup for the state’s only open seat for the U.S. House, solidify who will face a tea party

Ill. Primary Decides Fate of Jesse Jackson Jr, Don Manzullo