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Pols mixed on Clinton's fate 1998-09-17 None Skokie Review, Thursday, September 17, 1998, p. 5 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Schoenberg, Jeffrey, Sutker, Calvin, Yates, Sidney
Sincere balancing effort deserves Congress' support 1997-05-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, May 29, 1997, p. 19 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Budget and expenditures, Editorial
Porter says no to '98 Senate bid 1997-03-27 None Skokie Review, Thursday, March 27, 1997, p. 21 Porter, John, Elections, U.S. Senate, Braun, Carol Moseley
Coalition gives Porter high marks 1997-01-30 None Skokie Review, Thursday, January 30, 1997, p. 83 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Concord Coalition
Porter pushes 2-staple paper 1995-06-29 None Skokie Review, Thursday, June 29, 1995, p. 21 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Neill, Peter, Newspapers, Pioneer Press Newspapers
Remap triggers GOP 'civil war 1982-01-14 A Supreme Court decision which upheld the new Democrat-drawn congressional map appears to have started a primary war between two north suburban GOP congressmen, John Porter (10th) and Robert McClary (13th). Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 14, 1982, Sec. 1, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, U.S. House of Representatives 11th District, Elections - Apportionment, McClary, Robert, U.S. House of Representatives 13th District
Student loan plan gets OK 1981-07-30 U.S. Rep. John Porter (R-10th) has obtained House and Senate approval of his proposal to assure higher education loans guaranteed by the government for all students, with interest costs varied based on need. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, July 30, 1981, Sec. 1, p. 5 Porter, John, Colleges and universities, Laws and regulations
Porter gets seat on appropriations 1981-01-22 U.S. Rep. John Porter (R-10th) has been appointed to the House Appropriations Committee, which is considered one of the three most important and prestigious panels in the House. The News, Thursday, January 22, 1981, p. 5 Government - U.S., Porter, John
Porter, Weinberger fight for 10th district seat 1980-10-30 U.S. Rep. John Porter faces Robert Weinberger in the 10th Congressional District election. The News, Thursday, October 30, 1980, p. 4 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections
Battle rages for Congress in 10th Dist. 1980-10-30 Robert Weinberger and John Porter are running to represent the 10th District in Congress. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, October 30, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections
Discrepancies found in charges 1980-10-09 U.S. Rep John Porter has been called a "party line" legislator by his opponent Rboert Weinberger. The News, Thursday, October 9, 1980, p. 3 Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections
Porter questions change: IVI endorses Weinberger in 10th 1980-09-18 Independent Voters of Illinois (IVI) has endorsed Bob Weinberger for the 10th District Congressional seat. The News, Thursday, September 18, 1980, p. 3 Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections, Independent Voters of Illinois/Independent Precinct Organization
Debate begins on debates in 10th District 1980-07-17 Robert Weinberger, candidate for the 10th District Congressional seat, has challenged U.S. Representative John Porter to debates. The News, Thursday, July 17, 1980, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections
Survey in 10th shows support for draft 1980-07-10 A majority of 10th District residents support draft registration, according to a survey by U.S. Representative John Porter. The News, Thursday, July 10, 1980, p. 4 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Surveys and studies
Porter blocks president on boycotting Olympics 1980-01-31 John Porter (R-10th) votes to back President Carter's call to boycott the Olympics in Moscow. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 31, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 7 Government - U.S., Porter, John
Porter wins seat in 10th 1980-01-24 In the special election to replace Abner J. Mikva (D-10th), John Porter won over Robert Weinberger. The News, Thursday, January 24, 1980, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections
Porter to take oath Thursday: GOP claims 'big victory 1980-01-24 John Porter, Republican, won in a special election to replace Abner Mikva (D-10th). Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, January 24, 1980, Sec. 1, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Elections, Mikva, Abner
Showdown in the tenth 1980-01-17 Republican John Porter and Democrat Robert Weinberger are running to replace Abner Mikva in Congress. The News, Thursday, January 17, 1980, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Mikva, Abner
Unopposed Weinberger now looks to Jan. 22 1979-12-13 Unopposed in the Democratic special primary election for the 10th District seat, Robert Weinberger will now face Republican John Porter. The News, Thursday, December 13, 1979, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections
Porter defeats Nimrod: Receives 71% of vote to capture GOP nomination 1979-12-13 In the Republican special primary for the 10th District seat John Porter defeated John Nimrod by a two-to-one margin. The News, Thursday, December 13, 1979, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Weinberger, Robert, Elections, Weinbaum, William
Nimrod, Porter seek primary win in 10th 1979-12-06 December 11th Republican special primary will determine who will oppose Democrat Robert Winberger for the 10th District. The News, Thursday, December 6, 1979, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Nimrod, John J., Elections, Weinberger, Robert, Politics - Republican Party
Porter says he'll run for Mikva's seat if Abner gets appointed 1979-03-15 John Porter says he will again seek the congressional seat of Abner Mikva, if Mikva is appointed to the U.S. Court of Appeals. The News, Thursday, March 15, 1979, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Elections, Mikva, Abner
Vote canvass gives Mikva 'official' win 1978-11-23 Results of official tally show Congressman Mikva defeating John Porter by 1,190 votes. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 23, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 4 Porter, John, Elections, Mikva, Abner
Porter concedes defeat: Mikva does it again! 1978-11-09 Congressman Abner Mikva won over his opponent, John Porter. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, November 9, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Porter, John, Elections, Mikva, Abner
Porter - Mikva hold first debate 1978-09-21 Congressman Abner Mikva and Republican challenger John Porter held the first of four debates on September 17. The News, Thursday, September 21, 1978, p. 3 Government - U.S., Porter, John, Elections, Mikva, Abner
Porter wins right to face Mikva 1978-03-23 John Porter won the Republican primary and will face Abner Mikva in the congressional election. Life - Skokie edition, Thursday, March 23, 1978, Sec. 1, p. 1 Porter, John, Elections, Mikva, Abner
Porter opposes Nazi 'hate' rally 1977-04-17 State Rep John Porter introduced resolution condemning the proposed Nazi march. Life - Skokie edition (Weekend edition), Sunday, April 17, 1977, Sec. 1, p. 5 Protests, demonstrations, etc., Porter, John, Illinois House of Representatives, National Socialist Party of America