Oxendine twice during the “Big 5” debate mentioned Georgia had a lot of similarities with Illinois. And from the state that taught us the “Chicago Way”, we have this gem:
CHICAGO (AP) – The Democratic nominee for Illinois lieutenant governor has dropped out of the race less than a week after winning the nomination amid a political uproar about his past.
Scott Lee Cohen announced his decision Sunday night at a Chicago bar.
The pawn broker and owner of a cleaning supplies company won the nomination Tuesday. Since then, it has become widely know that he was accused of abusing his ex-wife and holding a knife to the throat of an ex-girlfriend.
The girlfriend herself had been charged with prostitution. He also admits using steroids in the past.
Since this has nothing to do with Georgia Politics, let’s just consider this an OPEN THREAD: