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Daily Herald: Suburban Democrats call for release of full Mueller report

By Lauren Rohr Suburban Democrats are calling for the release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s full report after receiving a summary of the investigation Sunday that clears President Donald Trump of collusion with Russia in the 2016 election. Mueller’s probe did not reach a conclusion on whether Trump obstructed justice, Attorney General William Barr said […]

Foster Statement on J.B. Pritzker’s Inauguration

Today is a new and exciting day for all citizens of Illinois. I congratulate Governor Pritzker on his inauguration and look forward to seeing all the great things his administration will do for our state. The budget crisis eroded the confidence that citizens of Illinois should have in their government, and too many people suffered […]

Daily Herald: Foster wins over Stella in 11th Congressional District race

By Katlyn Smith Naperville Democrat Bill Foster will retain his 11th Congressional District seat after a convincing win over Republican challenger Nick Stella. Foster returns to Congress for his fourth term as one of the most vocal suburban critics of the Trump presidency. Foster coasted to re-election with 140,538 votes, according to unofficial results from 467 […]

Scientific American: Scientist-Politicians Go Local: From Lab Bench to a Deep Bench

By David S. Rauf On his way from Princeton University to the New Jersey state capitol building in Trenton a few weeks ago, Andrew Zwicker was noticeably amped. Zwicker is the head of scientific education at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory, but he was en route to his other job: state lawmaker. He was excited because […]

Foster Endorsed by UAW

Naperville, IL – Today, Bill Foster announced that he received the endorsement of the UAW Illinois State Community Action Program (CAP) for the 2018 General Election. The UAW CAP represents almost 70,000 union members across the state of Illinois. “I am proud to accept the endorsement of the UAW. Organized labor has been a critical […]