The last-minute approval came just hours before funding expired at midnight on Wednesday.
The presidential debate commission says it will soon adopt changes to its format to avoid a repeat of the disjointed first meeting between President Donald Trump and Democrat Joe Biden.
Radio personalities Ramblin' Ray Stevens and Maze Jackson give their insight into what they thought about Tuesday night’s presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
Democratic congresswoman Jan Schakowsky, who represents Illinois' 9th District, joined Good Day Chicago to give her take on Tuesday night’s presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
It was contentious, chaotic, and crazy unlike any presidential debate we have seen before. Both sides came prepared for a fight, but was there a clear winner? Four individuals agreed to share their thoughts on what is probably the most important election of our lifetimes.
President Donald Trump on Tuesday didn’t condemn white supremacist groups and their role in violence in some American cities this summer, branding it solely a “left-wing” problem and telling one far-right extremist group to “stand back and stand by."
One of the most highly anticipated debates in American history is in the books. Democratic congresswoman Robin Kelly talks about Tuesday night's debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
Northern Illinois University’s debate team coach, Matt DuPuis, breaks down the first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden.
President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden clashed over COVID-19 and the economy, the Supreme Court and more during the first presidential debate.
After more than a year of circling each other, Republican President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden met on the debate stage Tuesday night in Ohio. Watch the 90-minute debate in full here.
President Trump received his third 2020 Nobel Peace Prize nomination in September, this time from a group of Australian law professors.
Here is a look back at a few of the most memorable moments in American presidential debate history.
The New York Times on Sunday revealed that President Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes in 2016 and 2017 and paid no income taxes in 10 of the previous 15 years.
Artemus Ward, political science professor at Northern Illinois University, provides his analysis of the president's decision to nominate Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.
President Donald J. Trump paid $750 in federal income taxes in 2016, and $750 in federal income taxes in 2017, records obtained by the New York Times show. In most of the 15 years before that, he paid no federal income taxes, mostly because he lost a lot more money than he made, the Times reported.
"President Trump could claim all he wants that he is going to protect people with pre-existing conditions. But the fact is he's already fighting to take those protections away," Biden said. The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear another challenge to the Affordable Care Act on Nov. 10.
Jill Biden and Doug Emhoff have been so busy on the campaign trail, they sometimes do more events than their spouses at the top of the ticket.
As it stands, ballots will now be due by 8 p.m. on Election Day. A lower court judge had sided with Democrats and their allies to extend the deadline until Nov. 9.
Bernie Sanders couldn't nail down a plan for what lawmakers should do if President Trump refuses to concede the White House if he loses in November, but said there will be a "number of plans" if that scenario were to take place.
President Donald Trump on Saturday announced Amy Coney Barrett as his choice to fill the U.S. Supreme Court seat vacated by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.