Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois politics ’

Ibendahl on FOX 32 Sunday

June 23, 2013
Ibendahl on FOX 32 Sunday

Doug Ibendahl talks about receiving a racist and sexist email targeting GOP Congressional candidates and former Miss America Erika Harold.

GOP official’s racist attack latest proof we need direct elections

June 20, 2013
GOP official’s racist attack latest proof we need direct elections

RNW for years has been pushing for the restoration of some professionalism and accountability within the Illinois GOP. Mr. Allen apparently didn’t think we were serious. Now he knows better.

Rodney Davis team member issues racist rant attacking Erika Harold

June 19, 2013
Rodney Davis team member issues racist rant attacking Erika Harold

To understand why the Illinois Republican Party keeps losing elections - look no further than the racist rant from a GOP party official.

Illinois Republicans finally get some good news

June 13, 2013
Illinois Republicans finally get some good news

Erika Harold could become the first female African-American Republican congressman in American history.

No sign of leadership in race for new Illinois GOP Chair

May 27, 2013
No sign of leadership in race for new Illinois GOP Chair

This Saturday the same old wash is certain to go through the spin cycle again.

AP: Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady steps down

May 7, 2013
AP: Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady steps down

Illinois GOP Chairman Pat Brady announced his resignation Tuesday in a letter to the state party's central committee.

TRIBUNE: Madigan pension reforms pass House

May 2, 2013
TRIBUNE: Madigan pension reforms pass House

The Illinois House today approved a far-reaching pension reform plan pushed by Speaker Michael Madigan that is headed for an uncertain fate in the Senate.

IFI: Illinois Senate approves massive gambling expansion

May 2, 2013
IFI: Illinois Senate approves massive gambling expansion

Late Wednesday afternoon, the Illinois Senate debated and passed SB 1739 by a vote of 32 to 20.

TRIBUNE: Schock won’t seek GOP nod for governor

April 26, 2013
TRIBUNE: Schock won’t seek GOP nod for governor

U.S. Rep. Aaron Schock has opted to bypass a run for the Republican Illinois governor nomination.

AP: Tom Cross won’t say if he supports gay marriage

April 10, 2013
AP: Tom Cross won’t say if he supports gay marriage

The top Republican in the Illinois House won't say how he would vote on a measure that would allow same-sex couples to marry.