January 2, 2009
Roland Burris getting attacked by the Chicago press. Lisa Madigan tried to pull a fast one to make him testify on the same day as day one in the Senate.
Courtesy of NBC 5 Chicago
MIKE PARKER CBS 2 (off camera): You’ve been subpoenaed to appear before the House impeachment committee.
BURRIS: We’re handling that as well.
PARKER: How are you going to do that as well?
BURRIS: Well, I am, I am the magic man!
PARKER: Are you planning to travel to Springfield?
BURRIS: On Thursday.
PARKER: On Thursday?
PARKER: But not on Wednesday?
BURRIS: I’m a United States Senator. They cannot stop me from doing my senatorial duty.