As Chicago Public Schools face a lawsuit arguing that there’s a gap between the percentage of female students and female athletes, we talk with Angelina Williams, an athlete who says she benefited from the 1972 law that prohibits sexual discrimination in federally funded schools.
Political scientist Alan Gitelson told us more about the last minute push for votes and what it’ll mean for the volatile midterm election. Local band the 1900s mark their return to the scene. We talked with Brigitte Berman, the filmmaker behind a new documentary on Hugh Hefner.
The race for Jerry Weller's seat in the 11th District is heating up, and we wanted to learn more the voters in that district. We headed to Joliet, Illinois, to learn what makes this town unique, and what residents think of their hometown.
Mary Jo Arndt took the podium this morning at the Illinois delegation breakfast at the RNC. Arndt announced her new appointment as Chairwoman of the Illinois Women for McCain. Her term as the Illinois GOP's national committeewoman has expired.
Rep. Ray LaHood of the 18th District is retiring. He shared his enthusiasm this morning for Aaron Schock with Illinois delegates at the RNC. Schock is the Republican candidate running to replace the retiring congressman's seat.