A former helicopter pilot, Duckworth became the first female Iraq combat veteran in Congress when she joined the House in
Duckworth's office offered a statement: Duckworth, who lost both her legs and partial use of her right arm while serving
The freshman lawmaker, who unseated former tea party Rep. Joe Walsh in Illinois' 8th Congressional District last year, lost
The congresswoman said she reached the decision after visiting school superintendents in her district last weekend and listening
“Walsh has a history of running for office and failing,” she said. “If he thinks his extremist rhetoric is going to win over
A press release from the office of Democrat Tammy Duckworth, who is running against Republican Joe Walsh for his current
Duckworth also secured key endorsements, including a nod from the often right-leaning Chicago Tribune, and a thumb's up from
The Thailand-born Duckworth and the Indian-American Krishnamoorthi are running in a district where one in every eight people
Even after hearing this message about Krishnamoorthi, Duckworth still maintained a sizable lead, 60 percent to 21 percent