Chat with Dickerson and Jurkovic Welcome to ESPNChicago.com! Join us on Monday for our weekly Bears chat. This Monday, Jurko kicks things off from 11 a.m.-noon; Jeff Dickerson wraps it up from noon-12:30 p.m. (All times CT.) Send your questions now and join the chat Monday at 11 a.m. CT ... 08/19/2014 - 7:18 am | View Link
Brian Dickerson: The best appointment that Mayor Bing will never make Why in the world would Bing welcome his main rival into his inner circle? And why would Duggan, who seeks to portray himself as the decisive foil to Bing's hand-wringing Hamlet, risk muddying his own brand by association with Bing's? Really, I have no idea. 11/15/2012 - 4:59 pm | View Link
CBS' Dickerson: Some Dems Unhappy with Obama “There is some hand-wringing going on in some Democratic circles. That is kind of to be expected, that is something Democrats do a lot of, that they are wringing their hands when they are not applauding.” As for his recent gaffe about the private ... 06/14/2012 - 8:54 am | View Link
Dickerson on Democratic hand-wringing and GOP disconnect June 14, 2012, 8:18 AM |CBS News political director John Dickerson talks to Charlie Rose and Erica Hill about concern among Democrats over President Obama's messaging; also, the Romney campaign's focus on Obama's "private sector" gaffe. 06/13/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Illumination: Independent GMO Research Challenge! There's no way anyone will be suing you, and the Blackwater 'copters will be grounded. Nobody will be hassling you for using the seeds for research ... 08/28/2014 - 12:17 am | View Website
Rep. "Terror Babies" Gohmert apparently has not heard that saying about people in glass houses, or he would not be comparing anyone else to Barney Fife.
From Fox's blog: Rep. Gohmert: ‘We Have Barney Fife Running Our Foreign Policy’:
Texas Rep. Louie Gohmert was on “Hannity” tonight to discuss President Barack Obama’s statement today that he does not have a strategy on ISIS.
“He did say we don’t have a strategy, but he followed that up by saying the strategy is to nip it in the bud.
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) A couple in their 80s say the LAPD trashed their house while serving a search warrant, but police say officers did what they had to do in a potentially dangerous situation. Warren Johnson, 81, says police officers smashed in almost all his doors in his house with a handheld battering ram a week ago when they came to arrest his 18-year-old grandson, DeShawn Johnson, a gang member suspected in a West LA knock-knock burglary, and search for the electronics they believe he stole.
• IA-Sen: Democrats have largely been ignoring some of Republican Joni Ernst's more extreme or utterly insane ideas, or have just danced around them a bit. But this is a very good spot from the DSCC that goes after Ernst on one of her biggest potential vulnerabilities: Medicare.
The spot stars an Iowa senior accusing Ernst of wanting to cut Medicare and ending its guarantee.
Neighboring the nation's two biggest Obamacare success stories has apparently made Republican Gov. Bill Haslam in Tennessee reconsider his refusal of Medicaid expansion under the law. Arkansas and Kentucky lead the nation in reducing the number of uninsured people in their states, largely because they accepted the expansion. Haslam appears to want in on the action now.
This would be the first time for the governor to actually submit a plan.