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Schakowsky boycotts Trump State of the Union Address

Ally Mauch, Copy Chief

January 30, 2018

Filed under City, Latest Stories, National, Politics

U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) did not attend President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union Address on Tuesday in protest of the president, according to a news release. “I refuse to normalize President Donald Trump...

Durbin subject of Trump’s tweets after DACA meeting

Samantha Handler, Assistant City Editor

January 18, 2018

Filed under City, Local, National, State

U.S. Sen Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) became the target of President Donald Trump’s latest Twitter tirade on Monday after confirming last week that the president called some nations “shithole countries.” Durbin said on Twitter last...