Mark Kirk

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    Anti-Gay Republican Congressman Outed

    ​It's happened again, folks. Another politician who gleefully casts votes against the gays turns out to be one. At least that's what Mike Rogers says in his investigation of Mark Kirk, the Republican Congressman from Illinois who's up for Obama's Senate seat. Kirk voted against the repeal of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2010

    7 Political Ads That Might Be Weirder Than Carly Fiorina's "Demon Sheep"

    The internet gazed in wonder yesterday at the "Demon Sheep" campaign ad put out by Carly Fiorina, Republican candidate for the Senate in California. It has many brain-searing qualities: a tortured sheep metaphor (teased out with pigs, an alpha sheep that tumbles from a pedestal through a storm-rip ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 22, 2009

    Local residents, politicians divided on Gitmo move to Illinois

    Despite the strenuous objections of local Republican lawmakers, some residents of Thomson, IL are hoping that the Obama administration will go through with rumored plans to move the Guantanamo detainees to the "vastly underutilized" Thomson Correctional Center. Up to 25% of the proposed federal supe ... More >>

  • News

    October 21, 2003

    The Bush-Cheney Gazillions Tour

    Get Out Your Checkbooks. It's a Bundle of Fun

  • News

    December 10, 2002

    A Wanted Man

    The Unlikely Campaign to Free Steve Kim, Armed Protester, Soldier of Conscience