Photos: Life at the Dirksen

Media Credit: Tiffany Boncan

It seems like the entire city has been held in suspense while we wait for the jury to come up with a verdict in the Blagojevich trial. Jury deliberations have continued for ten days now, while both Robert and Rod Blagojevich await their fate.

I tasted a bit of what life is like at the Dirksen Federal Building today, and was pleasantly surprised. When my boss asked me to run a legal pad down to the Dirksen, I thought it would be a quick trip into the soup that is Chicago humidity, and then back to making calls at the assignment desk. Continue reading