Our Embarassing Elected Officials

Daley urges Springfield to help bail out schools
(AP) - Mayor Richard Daley challenged state lawmakers to help bail out the city's cash-strapped school system, but sidestepped the City Hall corruption scandal Tuesday during his annual city of Chicago address.

Blago on Daily Show tonight Chicagoist
Last year Blago signed a bill requiring pharmacists to fill prescriptions for emergency contraception even if they feel doing so goes against the beliefs. The bill angered several pharmacists, including State Representative Ron Stephens, who will also be featured in tonights segment. Unfortunately, Pat Robertson will not be included in the piece on tonights show. The Daily Show airs at 10 PM central time on Comedy Central, and re-airs tomorrow at midnight, 9 AM, 1 PM, and 7 PM. (You can also view the segments online at comedycentral.com)

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