Yes, Mark Kirk Is Disabled, But He’s Also the Best Candidate for Illinois

“Politics ain’t bean-bag.” That expression has long been used to describe the rough-and-tumble nature of politics, which has long been dominated by negative ads and underhanded tactics in an attempt to gain an edge. It dates back to 1895, when Mr. Dooley—a fictional Irish bartender that author Finley Dunne used as a prop to express…
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Illinois Senate Race Provides a Study in Contrasts Over VA Leadership

Illinois’ Senator Mark Kirk knows he has a fight on his hands. Nearly every news outlet has Johnson on the top of their “Senate seats most likely to flip” list. The Hill says “he faces the steepest climb going into the general election,” the Washington Post says he “is Republicans’ most vulnerable incumbent this cycle,”…
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