Durbin: Obama Was Within Rights To Speak Up About Supreme CourtU.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is defending President Barack Obama’s remarks on the U.S. Supreme Court and health care.
Emanuel Denies Saying He'd Given Up On Some SchoolchildrenMayor Rahm Emanuel is denying an accusation from the head of the teachers union that he ever made comments suggesting he has given up on some Chicago Public schoolchildren.
Gay Rights Group Takes Out Ad Demanding Cardinal's ResignationA gay rights advocacy group is placing a full page ad on the Chicago Tribune, taking Francis Cardinal George to task for his remarks comparing the “gay liberation movement” to the Ku Klux Klan and calling on him to resign immediately.
George On KKK Remarks: Gay Pride Parade Organizers 'Invited' ComparisonsAmid new calls for an apology for comparing the gay rights movement to the Ku Klux Klan, Francis Cardinal George has defended his statements, saying organizers of the Gay Pride Parade “invited” the comparison.