Tammy Duckworth Democrat Illinois Press Conference May 2016

When Chicagoans go to the Chicago Tribune’s front page to read about the Cubs, they were also be met by yet another negative front page story about Illinois Senate candidate Tammy Duckworth’s time at the head of Illinois’ Veterans’ Affairs Department.

Illinois Democratic Senate candidate Tammy Duckworth’s foreign policy credibility took a major hit yesterday.

Despite denials from the White House, reports reveal that internal conversations within the Obama Administration centered around concerns that sending – literally – pallets of cash to Iran as U.S. hostages were released sure seemed like a “ransom payment.”

During an already-steamy summer, Democrat senate candidates across the map are feeling the heat from fact checkers for a slew of recent false claims.

While attempting to vet Rep. Tammy Duckworth’s widely-reported statement that she supports accepting 200,000 Syrian refugees into the United States, The Washington Post’s fact checker ran into an unusual problem…a seemingly unprecedented level of incompetence from the Duckworth campaign:

Hillary Clinton kicked a week full of primaries in manufacturing-heavy states with major gaffes about outsourcing jobs and killing the coal industry. While Clinton’s campaign is already trying to clean up her messy comments, they are sure to reverberate down the ballot.

Tammy Duckworth Blames Republicans For ISIS 

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Updated February 9, 2016

This Sunday, Rev. Jesse Jackson endorsed Andrea Zopp for US Senate, adding another high profile endorsement to the chaotic three-way primary between Former Chicago Urban League president Andrea Zopp, Rep. Tammy Duckworth, and State Sen. Napoleon Harris.