Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois politics ’

It’s Not Too Late To Become A Delegate To The IL GOP State Convention

May 3, 2016
It’s Not Too Late To Become A Delegate To The IL GOP State Convention

You still have time to become a delegate or alternate delegate to the 2016 Illinois Republican State Convention in Peoria which takes place on Friday, May 20, and Saturday, May 21.

Help Donald Trump Un-Rig The Always Rigged Illinois GOP Convention

April 24, 2016
Help Donald Trump Un-Rig The Always Rigged Illinois GOP Convention

It’s springtime in a presidential election year, and that means it’s also rigged convention season. And nowhere can you expect to find cronyism and corruption in full bloom like here in Illinois.

Why Local Conventions Are A Must Attend For Illinois Trump Backers

April 8, 2016
Why Local Conventions Are A Must Attend For Illinois Trump Backers

The bottom line for Trump supporters in Illinois: our work isn’t done.

Add a side of candidate petitions to that turkey

November 24, 2015
Add a side of candidate petitions to that turkey

Add a little democracy to your family’s Thanksgiving festivities.

Donald Trump wins, Pat Brady loses – again

November 10, 2015
Donald Trump wins, Pat Brady loses – again

Keeping the “usual suspects” clear of the Trump campaign is helping make my Illinois Republican Party great again.

The Southern: Illinois will pay for Mark Kirk’s nonsense

July 19, 2015
The Southern: Illinois will pay for Mark Kirk’s nonsense

Mark Kirk has become just another loud-mouthed radical who's hoping to overrun the party of Lincoln with anger and spin.

Rauner remains in blatant violation of our Illinois Constitution

July 12, 2015
Rauner remains in blatant violation of our Illinois Constitution

Bruce Rauner must go back to square one and submit a balanced budget as our Illinois Constitution requires him to do as Governor.

ERICKSON: Rauner may be shuffling payroll to hide office costs

January 31, 2015
ERICKSON: Rauner may be shuffling payroll to hide office costs

Bruce Rauner playing three-card monte with governor's office payroll.

TRIBUNE: Rauner keeps blame game campaign theme in office

January 17, 2015
TRIBUNE: Rauner keeps blame game campaign theme in office

Only hours after he was sworn in, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner demonstrated that his blame-the-past campaign theme didn't end Nov. 4.

Democracy has the last laugh over Tom Cross

November 22, 2014
Democracy has the last laugh over Tom Cross

Tom Cross repeatedly said he hated the idea of Republicans voting for Republican leaders, so on November 4 I raced over to my polling place to comply with his wishes.