Despite losing two elections in two years -- first, for lieutenant governor, then for Congress in southwestern Illinois -- Jason Plummer has not lost interest in politics. On Saturday, the day after Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev was captured alive by police, Plummer sent out this tweet:
After several years in hiding, Ayers and Dohrn turned themselves in and eventually built academic careers. Ayers became a professor of education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and Dohrn a law professor at Northwestern. They live in Hyde Park, and their association with Barack Obama’s first state senate campaign became an issue in the 2008 presidential election.