There was a bit of commotion in the Illinois Capitol today when an activist hijacked a committee hearing. He called for the impeachment of Governor Bruce Rauner.
The activist is Rob Sherman, best known for his strident atheism.
His call for impeachment prompted two Republicans to walk out; and the Democrats to disavow his proposal.
But Sherman's attack did get at a key truth about the ongoing standoff between Rauner and the Democrats: