John Shimkus

Polls show the Green New Deal appeals to voters from both parties. The GOP apparently hasn't heard.
The Affordable Care Act requires all plans to cover maternity services.
And despite Shimkus' claims, labeling is actually popular among consumers and influences people's behavior. Aside from Shimkus
Shimkus was first elected to Congress in 1996 and Thorsland is a senior research technician in the Physics department at
It's not just dirty money that earns Congressman Shimkus today's Dirty Denier award, it's his opposition to reducing dangerous carbon pollution.
Illinois may be more famous for imprisoned governors, but as a coal state struggling with its energy future, some of our politicians have wacky things to say about fossil fuels. With the threatened start of fracking plus backlash to EPA proposing new rules on carbon emissions, you can expect more foolishness to come.
Here in the United States our toxic chemical policy is best described as caveat emptor -- let the buyer beware -- and it's making us sick.
WASHINGTON -- Rep. John Shimkus (R-Ill.) insulted either Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius or a U.S. ally
The American public needs to proactively support the efforts of Waxman and Whitehouse, and the Task Force on Climate Change, by demanding that their elected representatives generate ideas, share proposals, and coordinate efforts on climate change. Options are quickly running out.
Rodney Davis was chosen Saturday to replace retiring Congressman Tim Johnson on the ballot this November.
If the County Chairmen ignore the pressure they are surely getting from the usual suspects and failed establishment players, the Illinois GOP may soon have a great story to tell for a change.
A product used not just by farmers but also by lots of us common variety home gardeners and lawn groomers has been linked to a variety of unsavory health effects from cancer (in people) to hormonal disruptions (in animals).
Christians must begin where they want skeptics to go. Lead us into full-throttled remorse. Fall on the floor like our forbears. Be the first to silently to spread your hands in the mother of all Lents -- and open your mouths only to howl.
In an effort to balance the budget (I guess every penny counts), the House eliminated the salary for Todd Stern, the U.S
The House Energy Committee is seeing an intense leadership fight, as four different Republicans are vying to take over the
Despite campaigning for global gay rights, Elton John is very not supportive of civil marriage equality.
Religious believers, like everyone else in the public domain, must subject their moral principles and standards to the political test of scrutiny and analysis.
That sounds like an assumption that Joe will be out. Barton appears more bullish on the waiver question. Barton doesn't have