This was one of the more despicable moments in a year full of them.
He is writing in....wait a minute....
Another Republican senator calls for hearings.
Even the blandest GOP cipher knows which way the wind is blowing.
Sometimes Republican politicians simply forget to use their racist dog whistles.
Mark Kirk returned to the Senate in an emotional moment for everyone after he suffered a debilitating stroke almost a year ago. As many of you know, I am no fan of Kirk's, but a stroke like the one he had is a life-altering experience. Via the
The merry pranksters from "RepubliCorp," a tongue-in-cheek political group in the vein of Billionaires for Bush, opens a "Mark Kirk for Senate HQ" immediately outside the Chicago Chinese Consulate. Mark Kirk is now notorious for his "Beijing
Mark Kirk has a problem. Someone keeps leaking documents from his campaign -- highly confidential documents with donor names and fundraising information, goals and alliances. Via Capitol Fax Blog: Congressman Mark Kirk’s US Senate campaign
Over at my home blog, OpenLeft.com, Mike Lux had a great piece last week on what he called "The most important political story of the year"- that being the blockbuster Think Progress report on how the Chamber of Commerce is raising money from
(h/t Karoli) Well, no one should ever accuse Mark Kirk of a lack of confidence. In fact, he was so confident of his success on this morning's Meet the Press that the NRSC sent out a press release crowing about his performance. Only
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