The Daily Northwestern

Schakowsky: Walsh ’embarrassment’ to country after abortion flap

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

October 19, 2012

Filed under Blogs, Daily Decision

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) this afternoon called Congressman Joe Walsh an “embarrassment” to the United States less than a day after the conservative firebrand suggested that abortion is never needed to save a woman’s...

Muller: The GOP’s dangerous brushes with crazy

Yoni Muller, Columnist

October 10, 2012

Filed under Columns, Daily Decision, Opinion

Congratulations, Republicans, you’ve done it again. You have stood tall, raised your heads up high and expressed your beliefs proudly and passionately. More importantly though, you don’t let anybody stop you — not the radical...