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State GOP Chair fails to deliver for wealthy donor’s kid

March 21, 2012
State GOP Chair fails to deliver for wealthy donor’s kid

The voters of the 42nd Ward were right to reject Tommy Smithburg.

Santorum nails it about Illinois GOP

March 19, 2012
Santorum nails it about Illinois GOP

Rick Santorum's earned my vote.

IL GOP Chair embarrasses Party with frat boy endorsement

March 17, 2012
IL GOP Chair embarrasses Party with frat boy endorsement

42nd ward voters are disgusted to learn that just four years ago, Tommy Smithburg was at the center of a fraternity hazing scandal.

42nd Ward race turns ugly: Smithburg lies, Kelly replies

March 7, 2012
42nd Ward race turns ugly: Smithburg lies, Kelly replies

A three-way race for 42nd Ward Republican Committeeman has taken a particularly nasty turn thanks to one of the challengers, 23-year-old Tom Smithburg.

State GOP Chair Pat Brady steps up attacks on Republicans

February 9, 2012
State GOP Chair Pat Brady steps up attacks on Republicans

Illinois GOP Chair Pat Brady's email defending his latest attack on Republicans.

Republican David McSweeney stands up to GOP nitwits

December 12, 2011
Republican David McSweeney stands up to GOP nitwits

We’ve finally got a Republican challenger with the courage and backbone to say enough is enough.

Monday is the last day for candidates to file

December 2, 2011
Monday is the last day for candidates to file

There’s still time to get on the ballot for Republican Precinct Committeeman (or Republican Ward Committeeman in Chicago).

Candidate petitions due December 5th

November 28, 2011
Candidate petitions due December 5th

One week from today (Monday, December 5th at 5 PM) is the deadline for collecting and filing candidate petitions.

Rick Perry gets the old Tom Double Cross in Illinois

November 14, 2011
Rick Perry gets the old Tom Double Cross in Illinois

Rick Perry now realizes that in Texas you may get the horns – but in Illinois you get the old Tom Double Cross.

Precincts hold key to defeating the Democrats in Illinois

November 12, 2011
Precincts hold key to defeating the Democrats in Illinois

True Republicans don’t sit around worrying about the old bosses and the old attitudes. After all, where has that gotten our GOP in Illinois?