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What Really Happened With Trump's Cancelled Chicago Rally?

CHICAGO (CBS) — Donald Trump made allegations Wednesday night during the final Presidential debate about what really happened with his cancelled Chicago rally.

Donald Trump charged Hillary Clinton’s campaign stirred up the near-riot that shut down his Chicago rally last March. 255 more words


Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky Accused of 'Orchestrated Political Violence'

Today Republican congressional candidate Joan McCarthy Lasonde announced at a press conference that she had delivered a letter to her opponent, Illinois Rep. Jan Schakowsky, demanding the congresswoman’s resignation over her culpability in “incitement to violence to disrupt political activity.” In the letter to Schakowsky, Lasonde claims that “You likely participated in those activities and, in any event, must have known about them and could have stopped them.” 1,256 more words


Duckworth Speaks Out At Clinton Rally

CHICAGO (CBS) — Nearly 200 enthusiastic Hillary Clinton-backers filled a River North union hall for a pep rally and strategy session with some of the state’s top women Democrats. 315 more words


The United States is Failing

Oh god. It has been forever since my last post. I apologize. Between graduation and vacation, I’ve barely had a moment to myself. But the time has come to address an important issue that I’m sure is weighing on the minds of all of us since the events of the past two days. 595 more words


Three years into the war, tens of thousands of American troops remain targets of a growing Iraqi insurgency. – Jan Schakowsky http://ift.tt/1TEG2JE

Jan Schakowsky

There is a lot that happens around the world we cannot control. We cannot stop earthquakes, we cannot prevent droughts, and we cannot prevent all conflict, but when we know where the hungry, the homeless and the sick exist, then we can help. 6 more words

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