Election day is swiftly approaching. We talk to Mo Rocca about his new documentary Electoral Dysfunction. Musician Kaki King joins us for a live performance and interview. And finally, Rick will be joined by the comedy-musical troupe the Bicycle Men.
Illinois Secretary of State Jesse White had some harsh words Friday for Derrick Smith, a candidate for the state House of Representatives. "As far as I'm concerned, he's not welcome in my organization, he's not welcome on the West Side and he's definitely not welcome to represent me in Springfield," White said.
I first met Charles Osgood almost 25 years ago. We were thrown together on a delightful assignment: A day in the life of blues great Koko Taylor. We spent time with Taylor and her husband Richard, who liked to be called "Pop," at their South Side home and at a concert.