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How Low Will They Go?
The TV Sweeps Are On and It Shows
February 16, 1995
The County Board Gets Bizarre
Cue the Twilight Zone theme: once Daley joins Stroger on the podium, the exact same group of people, sitting in almost exactly the same seats, becomes the finance committee.
February 12, 2004
Though most of the aldermen were alive and even grown up in 1954, none apparently remember that "under God" was added to the pledge that year because religious leaders persuaded Congress that we should distinguish ourselves from our enemy, the Soviet Unio
Let's face it, the military doesn't take 18-year-olds for their responsibility and maturity.
Stroger used a time-honored strategy to pass his budget: put it off until the last minute, then wear 'em down.