(CBS) — Senator Dick Durbin and Republican challenger Jim Oberweis squared off in their only televised debate Wednesday night on WLS Channel 7. WBBM’s Bob Roberts says there was one recurring theme.
For nearly five minutes early in the debate the spotlight was on the Florida home owned by Oberweis and his wife.READ MORE: Woman, 2 Children In Hospital After Building Fire In Homan Square
“I just don’t understand it,” Durbin said. “In the year 2010, my opponent decided to give up his permanent residency in the state of Illinois for tax purposes.”