Sen. Dick Durbin
Senators McCaskill and Durbin to be in St. Louis Friday
The U.S. Senate left D.C. for its week-long 4th of July break without voting on a bill that would replenish the fund for six months, with a price tag of $9 billion.
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin says e-cigarette manufacturers are targeting children through advertisements.
The Illinois Democrat and three of his colleagues sent letters Wednesday to 17 energy drink companies.
East St. Louis Mayor Alvin Parks says keeping nightclubs open until 5:30 a.m. is about jobs and identity.
Despite Congress leaving Amtrak out of the transportation program progress continues on high-speed rail.
Calls for earlier closing times for bars,liquor stores
Sen. Dick Durbin is calling in federal help for law enforcement in East St. Louis, one of the deadliest spots in the nation.
Several airlines raised ticket prices when FAA partially shut down last weekend.
Illinois Democrat and Republican to break tradition on Tuesday night.