May Day in Chicago: Gang of 8 Sen. Shares Stage with Illegals


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Socialists, anarchists and open-borders advocates join hands with a man shaping immigration reform.

The Rod Blagojevich Trial Promises to be Dirty


I’m expecting a lot from disgraced former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich’s federal corruption trial, for which the jury selection started today. As the Chicago Tribune reports, this trial will ‘feature prosecutors feeding voters a steady reminder of the worst elements of Illinois’ political culture — allegations that money, insider influence and personal interest drive public [...]

Obama Promise Foiled: No Where to Go for Gitmo


Looks like President Obama won’t get to shut Gitmo as promised – at least any time soon.

Liberals Hate Child Exploitation — Except When It Furthers Their Goals


The Democrats say the healthcare debate will end this week, but will it really, asked Glenn Beck on his TV show.
The progressives are pulling out all of the stops. But what they’re saying now is that if you don’t want this health care bill, you just must hate the poor. You must have absolutely no [...]

Andrew C. McCarthy: Gitmo Does Not Cause Terrorism – National Review Online


So we’re going to shut down the detention center at the U.S. naval base on Guantanamo Bay and move the 200-plus terrorists detained there to a seldom-used civilian correctional center in Thomson, Ill. And we’re doing it, the Obama administration and Sen. Dick Durbin assure us, not because they want to use federal money to […]

Obama Brings the Gitmolympics Home – by Michelle Malkin


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The War on Terror meets the Chicago Way.