By LARRY MARGASAK,Associated Press
Sen Roland Burris is Mr Obama's replacement
The Obama administration and the new Congress are quickly handing over to Republicans the same “culture of corruption”issue that Democrats used so effectively against the GOP before coming to power.
Freshman Sen. Roland Burris,D-Ill.,is [...]
Burris played Chicago politics too
Major newspapers,government watchdogs and Illinois lawmakers are all calling for Sen. Roland Burris to resign after he admitted he tried to raise money for ousted Gov. Rod Blagojevich —the man who appointed him to the Senate despite being accused of seeking favors for [...]
John Kass,Chicago Tribune
Tensions Mount between Obama and Reid
So the Chicago Way hauled off and slapped the U.S. Senate in the face—one of those backhands with the knuckles to unsuspecting lips—and guess who blinked?
It wasn’t Chicago.
It was the Senate.
Get used [...]