Barack Obama
(Charles Dharapak/AP)
October 17, 2013

Obama Calls For Budget, Immigration Reform By Year’s End

President Obama slammed the partisan standoff "spectacle" that he said had damaged the economy and America's international credibility, and called on Congress to pass a comprehensive budget, immigration reform and a farm bill by year's end.


October 17, 2013

Sept. Illinois Unemployment Rate Release Delayed

The Illinois Department of Employment Security says it will indefinitely delay the release of statewide unemployment data for September because of the partial federal-government shutdown.


October 17, 2013

Illinois Delegation Votes to End Government Shutdown

The lone member of Illinois' congressional delegation to vote against raising the nation's borrowing limit says he couldn't support the legislation because it ignores the nation's "massive debt.''


October 17, 2013

Northwestern Attorneys Seek Pardon For Steidl

Attorneys for the Center on Wrongful Convictions have sent an open letter to Gov. Pat Quinn in an attempt to push the Democrat into acting on a pardon for Gordon “Randy'' Steidl.


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