RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Dan Rostenkowski

A collection of news and information related to Dan Rostenkowski published by this site and its partners.

Top Dan Rostenkowski Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Norma Holloway Johnson dies at 79; trailblazing former federal judge

    Norma Holloway Johnson dies at 79; trailblazing former federal judge
    Norma Holloway Johnson, a trailblazing former chief judge of the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C., who gained national prominence when she oversaw the grand jury investigation into President Clinton's relationship with intern Monica Lewinsky, has died. She was 79.
  • Dan Rostenkowski dies at 82; former U.S. representative from Chicago

    Dan Rostenkowski dies at 82; former U.S. representative from Chicago
    Dan Rostenkowski, an old-style Chicago ward boss who became one of the nation's most powerful legislators during the Reagan era before a stunning fall to corruption charges that left him branded a political anachronism, has died. He was 82. Rostenkowski,...

    Quigley pulls off primary victory

    Cook County Commissioner Mike Quigley is poised for a promotion to Congress after claiming the Democratic nomination Tuesday in the race to replace Rahm Emanuel, overcoming disadvantages in campaign cash and union support. The 5th Congressional District'...

    West Side's king of grants

    Rickey Hendon is an unabashed cheerleader for bringing home the political pork. One need only visit his West Side office to see that. His community meeting room is decorated from floor to ceiling with massive copies of state checks. They represent the...

    Rangel's woes echo Rosty's

     
    What is it about Democratic Ways and Means Committee chairmen? The current ethics fix Charles Rangel finds himself in recalls the downfall of Chicago's Dan Rostenkowski, who in 1996 was sentenced to 17 months in prison on various corruption counts...