Chicago Sun-Times
The scoop from Washington

Mark Kirk visits Libya; "kudos" to Obama and his team

| No Comments

kirk libya .jpeg In Tripoli, Senator Lindsey Graham (L), Senator Mark Kirk (2nd L) Sen. John McCain, Senator Marco Rubio (R)(photo by MAHMUD TURKIA/AFP/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON--Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Ill.) joined three other GOP senators--John McCain, Lindsey Graham and Marco Rubio--in a short visit to Tripoli. Kirk later held a conference call on Thursday with Illinois reporters on the trip and the Chicago Sun-Times Abdon M. Pallasch has the report HERE.

"This was a success by President Obama and his team ... unquestioned kudos go to the president and his team," Kirk said.

Leave a comment

Get the Sweet widget

More widgets


Lynn Sweet

Lynn Sweet is a columnist and the Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun-Times.

Stay in touch

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Lynn Sweet published on September 30, 2011 8:37 AM.

Illinois Ten Democratic Primary: Sheyman, Schneider endorsements was the previous entry in this blog.

NATO Chicago summit: Rasmussen's four goals is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.