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CHICAGOLAND: SEIU Plots Rahm’s Downfall

4:32 PM 03/14/2015

In a swipe at the White House, the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), one of the largest labor organizations in the country, has endorsed Jesus “Chuy” Garcia over sitting Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Emanuel is President Barack Obama’s former chief of staff and is considered a major player in Democratic politics.

NY Times Crops Bush Out Of Selma Picture, Highlights Ferguson

5:50 PM 03/08/2015

On the 50th anniversary of the march across the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, The New York Times chose a front page picture of President Barack Obama, his family, and civil rights leaders who were there at the time. Missing from the photo, though only a few people down to the right, were former President George W. Bush and his wife Laura. The Times also focused quite a bit of their story on the shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, even though the local and federal investigations into that event found race had zero role in it and they refused to bring charges.

Top Dem Congressman Praises Hillary For Email Transparency

5:57 PM 03/05/2015

Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) is the ranking member on the House Select Committee on Benghazi. So when it was discovered that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had every email she ever sent during her tenure on a previously unknown private server in her home -- and that it was not accessible or searchable by anyone in government -- you’d think he’d be upset that his committee had not received all the information they need to conduct their investigation.

Robert Gibbs ‘Honestly Can’t Explain’ Hillary’s Use Of Private Email [VIDEO]

11:27 AM 03/03/2015

White House press secretaries are used to spinning questions from the media, it's a huge part of their job. But sometimes there's just no answer. Such was the case when Robert Gibbs, former press secretary for President Obama, was asked by Matt Lauer on the Today Show to explain why Hillary Clinton exclusively used her private email as secretary of state.