You could say that the Chicago area cranks out Irish-American politicians as fast as green beer sells on St. Patty’s day. Okay, that’s an exaggeration, but in some regards, it’s not so far from truth. Think of how many local politicians come from Irish decent; there’s Gov.
Despite having actor George Wendt as an uncle, Jason Sudeikis didn’t act growing up. Speech and debate was as close as it got to any kind of performance, he told Steve Edwards Tuesday on the Afternoon Shift.
Listen to the interview with Todd Stroger and Steve Edwards Todd Stroger says he’s been “doing a lot of little things” since leaving office a little over a year ago, but mostly, he’s been working in logistics, the former Cook County Board
Listen to Steve Edwards interview Roland Burris on Afternoon Shift Roland Burris made lots of hackles rise when he accepted former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s appointment to Barack Obama’s vacant senate seat.