Mitt Romney is accepting an endorsement from Arizona Sen. John McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee.Romney flew to New Hampshire Wednesday after his narrow Iowa caucus win to begin campaigning for next week's primary in the New England state.He was joined on stage by McCai
I think I must have gone to the somnambulist caucus. It was at Grant Wood Elementary School in Cedar Rapids, precinct #42. Another precinct was meeting up in the cafeteria somewhere, but we were down in a brightly lit little gym that also served as a theater.
A longtime Iowa reporter-turned-Illinois academic has been pulled back into the whirlwind coverage of his home state's presidential caucuses.David Yepsen covered nine Iowa caucuses for the Des Moines Register and became the go-to-guy for out-of-town reporters looking for analysis.
Cook County's top prosecutor is likely to breeze into a second term. Anita Alvarez has no opponent in the March Democratic primary.Four years ago, it wasn't like this. Anita Alvarez was one of six Democrats running to replace Cook County State's Attorney Dick Devine. In a 2008 primary
Politicians in Illinois risk being booted from the March election ballot if they don't pay off overdue fines. Among them: Congressman Danny Davis.Davis is running for re-election to Congress, and also to be Chicago's 29th Ward Democratic committeeman.