Soros push to elect progressive DAs in California fails to attract voters

close Video NY billionaire George Soros spending big on California DA races Fox News legal analyst Mercedes Colwin on billionaire George Soros spending millions to influence four district attorney positions in California. New York billionaire George Soros’ multimillion-dollar effort to reshape California’s criminal justice system by propping up progressive district attorney candidates backfired Tuesday, with […]

Col. Oliver North to speak at GOP convention in Pocatello

Col. Oliver North to speak at GOP convention in Pocatello POCATELLO — Oliver North, retired United States Marine Lieutenant Colonel and soon-to-be president of the National Rifle Association, will speak at the state GOP convention in Pocatello later this month. North is coming to the convention to support candidates who have strong NRA ratings on […]

Durbin says he’d support shorter prison sentence for Blago

M. Spencer Green / AP Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich speaks to reporters as his wife, Patti, listens at the federal building in Chicago in December 2011. President Donald Trump said he is considering commuting Blagojevich’s sentence. Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich speaks to reporters as his wife, Patti, listens at the federal building in […]

Morning Spin: Rauner campaign gets back on the airwaves, releasing ad about Pritzker phone call with Blagojevich

Jim Robinson / Tribune News Service Illinois’ then-Gov. Rod Blagojevich, right, and J.B. Pritzker, current candidate for governor, in 2006. Gov. Bruce Rauner is running a campaign ad based on a 2008 government recording between Blagojevich and Pritzker. Illinois’ then-Gov. Rod Blagojevich, right, and J.B. Pritzker, current candidate for governor, in 2006. Gov. Bruce Rauner […]