Carol Marin Praises Franks for Anti-Tax Stance Two Days after Franks Proposes Huge Tax Hike

The story line for Chicago Sun-Times columnist Carol Marin was that backbenchers like David McSweeney and Jack Franks (pictured with McSweeney’s hands on his back and chest) ought to revolt and solve the budget problem in Springfield. But, apparently after … Continue reading

Joe Walsh Child Support Story – Days 3 and 4

Newspaper coverage of Congressman Joe Walsh’s child support payment problems diminished over the weekend. I could find only two mentions in Chicago’s daily newspapers. Walsh was ridiculed in the Chicago Tribune on Saturday.  That’s probably the edition that is least … Continue reading