Ill. Panel to Grill Burris on Senate Appointment

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois Senate-appointee Roland Burris
can expect some tough questions from state Republicans today on why
he accepted the position offered by disgraced Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
GOP lawmakers on an impeachment panel plan to ask Burris whether
he promised the governor anything in return.
Burris denies any improper conduct.
U.S. Senate leaders have said they would be open to recognizing
Burris' appointment after he deals with lingering legal obstacles.


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  • by Howard on Jan 8, 2009 at 01:46 PM
    I would like to see them grill senator craig(mr footsie)
  • by Clay on Jan 8, 2009 at 08:49 AM
    Why don't the Repugs get the Klan to conduct interviews and dehood that stupid Reid at the same time
  • by Joey Location: Lex on Jan 8, 2009 at 07:04 AM
    They want to grill Burris?? That's not racism; that's cannabalism!

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