REPUBLICAN MARK KIRK SPEAKS ON SENATE FLOOR FOR FIRST TIME SINCE STROKE. Of all the problems facing the great republic, this is what he wants to speak about?
WASHINGTON DC - Illinois' junior U.S. Senator Mark Kirk spoke for the first time since his 2012 stroke to support an LGBT rights bill - ENDA - which passed the Senate shortly after his comments. The legislation is not expected to progress in the U.S. House: