Ald. Will Burns (4th) held a press conference with several other Black General Assembly and City Council legislators last Wednesday condemning U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner’s plan to sue President Barack Obama. The House voted that day 225-201 to authorize a lawsuit against Obama alleging abuse of authority.
Burns was joined by legislators including state Rep. Ken Dunkin (D-5) and Ald. Howard Brookings (21st).