Crisis Commission Cites Culprits Behind Meltdown

1/27/2011 - Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission says crisis was avoidable, issues comprehensive, 500-plus page report. Details of the report and a copy can be obtained here:

Illinois During the Civil War, 1861-1865: Politics During the Civil War

This video concerning the topic of Politics in Illinois and the Union During the Civil War, comes from the "Illinois During the Civil War, 1861-1865" website (, which is a creation of Northern Illinois University Libraries' Digital Initiatives Unit.