Friday night, two national conservative leaders - former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee and Texas U.S. Senator Ted Cruz - keynoted Lincoln Day Dinners in the Chicago area.
Governor Huckabee has been in headlines this week predicting the Benghazi Embassy attack coverup could lead to Barack Obama not finishing his second presidential term. Senator Cruz has been in national headlines because of his criticism of the Senate Gang of Eight's immigration reform plan.
Lake County GOP Federation hosted Governor Huckabee and the DuPage County Republicans hosted Senator Cruz.