Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois politics ’

Illinois GOP bosses continue crusade against Erika Harold

October 13, 2013
Illinois GOP bosses continue crusade against Erika Harold

There is exactly one black female Republican running in a competitive district for Congress in this state – and incredibly our Illinois Republican Party continues to openly work against her.

Tom Cross sets sights on new government job to suck at

September 29, 2013
Tom Cross sets sights on new government job to suck at

The very idea of promoting someone with such an abysmal record and constant Democrat duplicity in his old job is an insult to all Republicans.

Rauner not honest about contributions to Democrats

September 19, 2013
Rauner not honest about contributions to Democrats

Bruce Rauner has personally contributed to more Democrats than just those four he claims.

Tom Cross campaign mailer raises legal questions

September 14, 2013
Tom Cross campaign mailer raises legal questions

Tom Cross’ latest campaign mailer shows he's relying on House Republican Organization resources for his campaign for Treasurer.

GOP State Reps. Halbrook, Schmitz will not seek re-election

September 13, 2013
GOP State Reps. Halbrook, Schmitz will not seek re-election

Republican State Reps. Brad Halbrook and Tim Schmitz will not seek re-election in 2014.

ERIKA HAROLD: GOP doesn’t want me to run for Congress

August 27, 2013
ERIKA HAROLD: GOP doesn’t want me to run for Congress

Erika Harold argues that competition is exactly the kind of thing that should be supported in the Republican Party.

GOP officials unite at State Fair – in snubbing black female candidate

August 18, 2013
GOP officials unite at State Fair – in snubbing black female candidate

Not only was Erika Harold denied an official speaking slot at Republican Day at the State Fair - no one even acknowledged her presence from the stage.

Dorgan off to weak start as IL GOP Chair

July 25, 2013
Dorgan off to weak start as IL GOP Chair

Illinois Republican Party fundraising shows signs of going from bad to worse.

PANTAGRAPH: Harold calls for Republicans to define themselves

July 16, 2013
PANTAGRAPH: Harold calls for Republicans to define themselves

Erika Harold said discussion in the past has centered too much on platitudes and Republicans’ opposition that comes off as a “cacophony” of negatives.

Illinois Supreme Court backs parental notification for abortions

July 11, 2013
Illinois Supreme Court backs parental notification for abortions

The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that the state’s parental notification of abortion law is constitutional.