Walter's Perspective: Rahm Lying About Why He Changed DNC PlansIn the wide wide world of whoppers, the big big fibs of politics, Mayor Rahm Emanuel has just gone way way over the top – telling us he's leaving the Democratic National Convention early to come home to host a party, because President Barack has asked him to host it, for some Democrats in Chicago to watch the convention on TV.
Walter's Perspective: No Samples? Not PeachyDoes he dare eat a peach? CBS 2's Walter Jacobson isn't so sure, unless grocers allow shoppers to sample the produce.
Walter's Perspective: Peterson Prosecutors Risk Perverting The SystemIt was an unusual day in the Drew Peterson murder trial. For once, the judge did not have to warn the prosecutors to stop their low-blow misconduct or he'll dismiss their case against Peterson.
Kurtis, Jacobson To Anchor 6 P.M. Newscast Through February 2013While celebrating the second anniversary of their return to WBBM-TV, Bill Kurtis and Walter Jacobson today told colleagues on Tuesday that their contracts to anchor the station’s weekday 6 p.m. newscast have been extended through February 2013.
Walter's Perspective: Motorola Should Keep Their PromiseShh. Don't breathe a word. Be quiet about unemployment in Illinois, about 750 workers being fired by Motorola Mobility.
CBS 2 Vault: The 1984 Presidential ContestWith the 2012 presidential contest heating up, here is a look back from the CBS 2 vault to the 1984 race that pitted Ronald Reagan against Democratic opponent Walter Mondale.
Walter's Perspective: President Won't Get My Three BucksCBS 2's Walter Jacobson is getting besieged by requests for money from Barack Obama's campaign.
Walter's Perspective: Shame On Senator Harry ReidIn the yucky ugly bottom of the mud in the race for president, I say bravo to the chairman of the Illinois Republican Party. Good for Pat Brady, calling U.S Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid a dirty liar.
Walter's Perspective: Celebrate 'Palooza With Order, Not ChaosCBS 2's Walter Jacobson is singing a happy song about the cultural and economic benefits of Lollapalooza. Now, if they can just do something about fans trashing Grant Park.
Walter's Perspective: No Sympathy For Lawmakers' Special SessionOMG, have you heard about it? Gov. Pat Quinn is calling the General Assembly into special session to work on the pension crisis in Illinois.
Walter's Perspective: Chick-Fil-A Debate A Source Of HeartburnCBS 2's Walter Jacobson is not pleased with Chick-fil-A's top executive but is even less happy with a member of the Chicago City Council.
Walter's Perspective: Time For Candidates To Talk About Gun ViolenceExcuse me, you two princes of politics, Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. I'm sorry to bother you, but there is something in America more important than you being elected, and we need to hear from you about it.
Walter's Perspective: Romney Should Stop Attacking ChicagoI knew it would happen. It had to happen – that Chicago would become an issue in the presidential campaign, that Mitt Romney would bark at President Barack Obama about being from Chicago.
Walter's Perspective: Reduce Tourist Fears With More CopsMayor Rahm Emanuel is feeling the heat from an anxious tourism industry over recent killings, CBS 2's Walter Jacobson says.
Walter's Perspective: Jesse Wants His Privacy, We Want AnswersTonight is the 30th night in a row -- a month -- since the beginning of the great Jesse Jackson Jr. mystery. What's become of the congressman, who’s taken a leave of absence?