Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois politics ’

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?

CHRONICLE: First battles for ‘12 elections fought in the precincts

November 10, 2011
CHRONICLE: First battles for ‘12 elections fought in the precincts

The Republican Precinct Project is geared to have the GOP match what the Democrats do in getting boots on the ground.

Gambling bill fails in State House

November 9, 2011
Gambling bill fails in State House

The controversial gambling bill failed on a 58-53 vote in the House this evening, falling short of the 71 votes needed for a veto proof majority.

Illinois straw poll fiasco embarrasses all Republicans

November 6, 2011
Illinois straw poll fiasco embarrasses all Republicans

State GOP Chair Pat Brady has lost the trust and confidence of Illinois Republicans. If he really cared about our Party, he would step aside. But he won’t.

CRAIN’S: Lawmakers repeatedly sell out people of Illinois

November 3, 2011
CRAIN’S: Lawmakers repeatedly sell out people of Illinois

What is going on in Springfield? It's a question every voter in Illinois should ask—loudly—in the wake of last week's actions in the Capitol.

Tell Pat Brady you won’t settle for a meaningless vote

November 3, 2011
Tell Pat Brady you won’t settle for a meaningless vote

Let Pat Brady and Mark Kirk play pretend. Grown-up Republicans have far too much work to do and little time to do it.

Republican powerbroker Bill Cellini found GUILTY

November 1, 2011
Republican powerbroker Bill Cellini found GUILTY

Republican powerbroker William Cellini found guilty of extortion and aiding and abetting bribery.

State Sen. Suzi Schmidt won’t run for re-election

October 31, 2011
State Sen. Suzi Schmidt won’t run for re-election

Last month, Republican News Watch called upon Ms. Schmidt to step down. We are pleased with today's development.

Illinois Republican lawmakers voting like Democrats

October 27, 2011
Illinois Republican lawmakers voting like Democrats

Republican News Watch maintains the most comprehensive summary of these shameful votes.

NBC mocks Illinois GOP straw poll

October 26, 2011
NBC mocks Illinois GOP straw poll

For a $5 donation to the Illinois Republican Party, you can cast a meaningless vote!