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Sen. Kirk and Sen. Durbin make first joint appearance in state at Great Lakes school along with Rep. Schneider.
Latest Patch poll results come in wake of U.S. Senate defeat of legislation expanding background checks. Sen. Kirk is critical of vote.
North Shore representatives show active efforts while Dold raised no money.
Former Congressman restarts Facebook posts more than three months after loss to Brad Schneider.
North Shore representatives both vote against latest Ryan budget but disagree on Continuing Resolution to fund government through September.
Congresswoman wants to know if people prefer a budget with more spending cuts or revisions in the tax code.
Schneider pleads for cooperation while Schakowsky warns of consequences of pending spending cuts.
Mark Kirk and the president shared a moment as Obama entered the House Floor for the State of the Union address.
Freshman Brad Schneider and Veteran Jan Schakowsky come away with different impressions of the same message. Sen. Mark Kirk joins the chorus on gun control.
Rep. Brad Schneider joins 84 other House Democrats and 199 Republicans to pass a bill opposed by Rep. Jan Schakowsky, 143 other Democrats and 33 Republicans.
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