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Jennifer Bendery

Bill To Repeal Defense Of Marriage Act Gains Another Republican Co-sponsor | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.02.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Democrats picked up another GOP co-sponsor of legislation to repeal the Defense of Marriage Act, the federal law that gives states...

Dold's Israel Partisanship is Unacceptable

Steve Sheffey | Posted 10.05.2014 | Chicago
Steve Sheffey

Ex-Congressman Robert Dold continues to cross a time-honored line by refusing to respect the hard-earned, bipartisan support for the U.S.-Israel relationship in Congress.

Dold Sinks to New Low

Steve Sheffey | Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago
Steve Sheffey

Dold is succeeding only in showing the pro-Israel community how little he understands that the perception, as well as the reality, of strong bipartisan support is vital to the stability of the US-Israel relationship.

Arthur Delaney

GOP Bill Offers $7,000 To Companies Hiring Long-Term Jobless | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

A Republican proposal would give businesses piles of money for hiring the long-term unemployed. Rep. Robert Dold (R-Ill.) introduced legislation th...

Bob Dold's Little Doomed Planned Parenthood Bill

Ellen Gill | Posted 07.14.2012 | Home
Ellen Gill

On Wednesday, Bob Dold introduced an amendment to Title X preventing Title X programs from discriminating against health care providers giving contraception-related services.

Laura Bassett

Republican Sponsors Bill To Protect Planned Parenthood Funding | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.09.2012 | Politics

Planned Parenthood does not have many GOP friends in Congress, but one rare, pro-choice Republican in the House of Representatives stuck his neck out ...

Ryan Grim

Why Did Progressives Lose An Illinois Congressional Race So Badly? | Ryan Grim | Posted 03.22.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After several rounds of painful soul searching, Washington-based progressives are comparing notes on Ilya Sheyman's stunning open-primar...

Ryan Grim

GOP Rep Smiles For Camera, Cuts Ribbon On Project He Opposed | Ryan Grim | Posted 11.27.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- An ardent opponent of the federal stimulus plan showed up Monday in Winnetka, Ill., to smile and cut the ribbon at a ceremony unveiling ...

Teen Intern Takes Aim At Koch Brothers, Citizens United Case

Buffalo Grove, IL Patch | Steve Sadin | Email the Author | June 21, 2011 | Posted 08.22.2011 | Chicago

When a member of Rep. Robert Dold's (R-Kenilworth) staff asked for "two more questions" toward the end of an Americans for Prosperity (AFP) Town Hall ...

Will Guzzardi

Democrats See Big Gains In Proposed Congressional Maps | Will Guzzardi | Posted 07.27.2011 | Chicago

Not only did the Republicans take a majority in the U.S. House in last November's elections, but they also claimed majorities in a historic number of ...

Michael McAuliff

GOP Releases Scary Medicare Ad After Republicans Decry 'MediScare' Tactics | Michael McAuliff | Posted 07.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The 87-member Republican freshman congressional class of 2010 may be among the most consequential crops of new legislators ever, but the...

Jason Linkins

GOP Reps Host Town Halls, Get Yelled At | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.21.2011 | Politics

During 2009's long summer of angry town halls, it was very common for Democrats touting the benefits of health care reform to constituents to be met w...

Illinois Election Roundup: Dems Lose Big, But Quinn Hanging On

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

It was a long and tough night for Democrats in Illinois, but with results in two important races still too close to call, some are hanging on to hope....