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Jerry Costello

Dem Candidate Abruptly Drops Out Of Illinois Race

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

Citing a neurological illness, Democratic congressional candidate Brad Harriman suddenly dropped out of the contest for the open seat in Illinois' 12t...

DREAM Act: How Illinois Reps Voted

WBEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

In somewhat of a surprise, the House of Representatives passed the DREAM Act last night by a vote of 216 to 198 but it's unlikely the bill will get th...

Ammunition Manufacturer Urged To Keep Jobs In Illinois

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

EAST ALTON, Ill. — Two federal lawmakers urged Olin Corp. on Wednesday to reconsider its possible plans to move 1,000 jobs from its ammunition-m...

Illinois Dems AGAINST Health Care Reform: Can They Be Swayed By The White House?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With a final vote on health care reform possibly coming Sunday, some Illinois Democrats remain undecided on the bill, while other key players have rel...

Illinois Dems AGAINST Health Care Reform: Can They Be Swayed By The White House?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

As the White House continues to lobby Democrats who are either on the fence or opposed to the health care bill, some Dems in President Obama's home st...

Illinois Democrats Line Up Behind Health Care Bill

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

There was no shortage of drama at the nation's Capitol Saturday as House Democrats narrowly passed their final version of the health care reform bill ...