Former U.S. Transportation Secretary, Joliet native Ray LaHood, discusses the lack of civility in politics today

The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, April 29, 2013. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

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On this episode of the Sunday Spin, Rick Pearson visits with former U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood. This Peoria native talks about his book, “Seeking Bipartisanship: My Life in Politics.” The themes discuss the lack of civility in politics today, spanning from his career in Congress to a member of President Obama’s cabinet. LaHood says the “best example is the lack of bipartisanship is the tax bill.” To purchase the book, click here.