The president and first lady say they’re doing that so the honorees can celebrate “without political distraction.”
Until now, Kirk has kept a relatively low profile since his November defeat by Sen. Tammy Duckworth D-Ill.
“The president must take remedial action in the extreme. He should address the American people, acknowledge that he was wrong, apologize,” Romney says
“For the sake of their city, Chicago’s leaders need to recommit to policies that punish criminals instead of protecting them,” Sessions said in Miami.
“So if voters in Chicago are concerned about losing federal grant money: call your mayor,” Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a Miami speech.
The speech is “on the growing trend of violent crime in sanctuary cities.” Yet, no evidence links illegal immigrants in Chicago to its crime problem.
Gutierrez said, “While the President is coddling racist white supremacists because he is afraid to lose their votes, we took a stand for justice.”