Ill Lawmakers Want More Time to Comment On NGA DecisionDoubling the comment period from 15 days to 30 is the least we should expect for a decision of this magnitude.
Kirk Personally Apologizes for Senator's Comment on WomenSen. Mark Kirk has apologized for what he said to a fellow senator that was captured by an open microphone on the U.S. Senate floor and offended many.
Sen. Kirk to Retire from Naval ReserveKirk joined the Navy Reserve in 1989
Sen. Kirk is Transfered to Rehab CenterExperts will spend the next few days assessing his condition
TIAM: IL Senator Mark Kirk, The Costa Concordia, Dave Barry & Alan Zweibel Plus TV Guide's Matt RoushIllinois Senator Mark Kirk stopped by Studio B. We learned more about the grounded Italian cruise ship. Two crazy guys who wrote a book called "Lunatics". TV Guide's Matt Roush.
No Child Under Senate MicroscopeU.S. Senator Mark Kirk of Illinois hopes to see the Senate pass the reworked law by May and have it signed into law by October 2012.
Economic Meltdown While Congress Vacations Congress should come back to Washington to restore the public’s confidence and to reassure the public that the U.S. will not go into another recession.
Just Say No to State BailoutsThe rating agency Standard & Poor last month downgraded its long-term outlook for U.S. debt to negative.
Illinois Tax Freedom Day Still Not HereIllinois is a relatively high-income state, so its citizens pay more taxes.
Federal Budget Battle ContinuesBudget differences remain over size of cuts.
Kirk, Durbin, Shimkus react to Ariz. shootings
Don't Ask Don't Tell repealed