Showing posts from February 7, 2019

Rep. Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill: “Outraged” by “Islamophobic emails” written by by Cubs patriarch and conservative mega-donor Joe Ricketts

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, from Schaumburg, who represents the northwest suburban 8th Congressional District, said in a statement, "I am outraged to read about the Islamophobic emails written by Joe Ricketts." Krishnamoorthi, D-Ill. urged the Chicago Cubs organization to meet with "leading" Muslim-Americans in the Chicago area. SEE MORE …

Chicago Bears halt pregame perk of on field pregame warmups, ending Packers fan’s suit | WLS 890 AM

Russell Beckman, of Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, filed a lawsuit in 2017 accusing the Bears of violating his free-speech rights by prohibiting fans from wearing Packers gear at the warmups. Now all fans are prohibited from attending warmups, so the Bears believe the lawsuit it moot.