Rep. Joe Walsh

Rep. Joe Walsh

Some Seek Bipartisan Compromise, Rep. Walsh Says ‘Grow Up’

U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh pointedly skipped President Obama’s jobs speech Thursday, and even passed up the chance to watch it on television shortly before hosting a forum on jobs creation in Schaumburg.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2011

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (CBS File Photo)

Kirk Not Among Those Boycotting Obama’s Speech On Jobs

U.S. Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) will not be counted among those boycotting President Barack Obama’s speech to Congress on jobs Thursday.

WBBM Newsradio–09/07/2011

Congressman Joe Walsh

UPDATED: Rep. Walsh Sued For $117K In Child Support

The Illinois Republican congressman who accused President Barack Obama of lying about the risks of not raising debt ceiling, is now accused of owing a six-figure sum in child support.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2011

In a YouTube video posted on his website, U.S. Rep. Joe Walsh tells President Barack Obama to "quit lying" about the impact of not raising the federal debt ceiling. (Credit: YouTube)

Rep. Walsh Tells Obama ‘Quit Lying’ About Debt Ceiling

North suburban Republican Congressman Joe Walsh has a new YouTube video on his website – where he tells President Barack Obama to “quit lying” about the impact of not raising the national debt ceiling by Aug. 2.

CBS Chicago–07/13/2011