WMTW News 8’s Tracy Sabol has the latest local headlines for Friday evening
Swan Of Tuonela: Former klan recruiter and longtime democrat senator (50 years), Robert Byrd, was mourned by all the big-wig democrat brass and liberal voters when he passed away. He recruited hundreds of young men into the klan before repudiating them, but the damage was done. How many of those he recruited went on to commit violent or hate crimes? Yet the dope was given a pass for most of his adult life and his unsavory past was just whisked away as if it never happened.