By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
Sen Mark Kirk (R-IL) moved to put the fire out over his tweet denigrating his opponents family that many considered racist.
The one term junior senator sent out a tweet offering his apologies.
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Sincere apologies to an American hero,
The tight race for Illinois Senator is getting a bit nasty as the incumbent, Republican Senator Mark Kirk, apparently inspired by the candidate at the top of his party, made a clearly racist and stupid remark during a debate against Democrat Tammy Duckworth,
An estimated 100,000 Korean Americans are separated from loved ones in North Korea with dwindling hope of ever seeing them, reports Reuters.
Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) and Senator Charles Rangel (D-NY) this week urged Secretary of State John Kerry to do everything in his power to find a way to allow these families to visit … Read more
Jezebel reports that Rep Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) is considering getting into the race.
“I’m humbled by the encouragement that I’m receiving to run for the Senate,” Duckworth said, “and I think it’s pretty clear that people are looking for a change … Read more