Listen: WGN, Senator Chuck Grassley, Mitch Mcconnell discussed on The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson
"O'Hare, it's twenty. Eighty seven at midway twenty-six along the lakefront, I'm Dave Schwan and the WGN radio newsroom, and these are the stories that matter on seven twenty WGN. Sunday. Spain continues on sending twenty WGN Rick Pearson. Good morning. Welcome back to the Sunday spin. I'm Rick Pearson of the Chicago Tribune. Washington Post hit a panel last week, featuring US senators dick Durbin and Chuck Grassley Republican from Iowa talking about the the inability of Mitch McConnell to call legislation to basically what's being called criminal Justice reform by both sides in the fact that even the president supports it. But Mitch McConnell won't call it during this interview this panel. Grassley actually offered some advice for Donald Trump. Hey, listen to prison could solve all of these problems. If he just showed his wife, the tweet before he punches. That's iowa. Senator Chuck Grassley also today today's a Dave for history buffs this is the tenth anniversary of the arrest of rod Blagojevich. Living. Day that will live in infamy, Illinois politics. Well, a day that everybody certainly who was involved remembers. And I certainly remember it. Well, and I remember the Tribune putting out a extra addition that day, but what I remember too is that just the night before attributable. Our Begovic was doing an interview with CNN, and which was located on the same floor as the radio station, they're interviewing tower, and I was interviewing him because we knew that he was being investigated for allegations of selling the US Senate seat of then president elect Barack Obama, and I was up interviewing him to ask him about how he was brokering the steel, and this is what they had to say. Is."