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"State of the Union!": At O'Hare airport, Knight Gary Washington is being pursued by gunmen. Washington fools his pursuers into believing they have killed him, and returns to base. Checkmate learns that the ASP is planning another bombi


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Harvey Bullock

Checkmate #3 is an issue of the series Checkmate (Volume 1) with a cover date of June, 1988.

Synopsis for "State of the Union!"

At O'Hare airport, Knight Gary Washington is being pursued by gunmen. Washington fools his pursuers into believing they have killed him, and returns to base. Checkmate learns that the ASP is planning another bombing, but they don't know the target. Washington tracks some of the ASP members to one of their hideouts, where he learns that the bombing target is the Sears tower. He then heads for the Sears tower. In Wyoming, a squad of Knights prepares to attack the ASP command center. As the Knights commence their attack, Washington fights ASP's men at the tower and destroys the detonator.

Appearing in "State of the Union!"

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Supporting Characters:

  • B.J.

Antagonists:

  • American Supremacist Party
    • Kevin Maxwell (Dies)
    • General Jackson
    • Al Rizzoli
    • Barney (Single appearance)
    • Fred (Single appearance)
    • Barry (Single appearance)
    • Ben (Single appearance)
    • Sacks (Single appearance)
    • Charlie (Only appearance; dies)

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