Posts Tagged ‘ Illinois GOP ’

New Fed. Court filing packs explosive allegations about Rauner’s GTCR

February 22, 2014
New Fed. Court filing packs explosive allegations about Rauner’s GTCR

Republicans – and no resident of Illinois for that matter – can afford to wait for GTCR’s lawyers to weigh in on these extremely serious matters.

GOP Bosses still small and petty about Erika Harold’s run for Congress

February 16, 2014
GOP Bosses still small and petty about Erika Harold’s run for Congress

The usual suspects continue to display their small mindedness in an apparent effort to see how much they can shrink the GOP in Illinois.

Rutherford accuser “likes” Bruce Rauner

February 10, 2014
Rutherford accuser “likes” Bruce Rauner

Edmund Michalowski, the person leveling accusations against State Treasurer and GOP gubernatorial hopeful Dan Rutherford, apparently “likes” Bruce Rauner.

GTCR’s former nursing home point man a top Rauner donor

January 28, 2014
GTCR’s former nursing home point man a top Rauner donor

Rauner still refuses to explain with any specificity his role and that of his former firm in the nursing home industry.

FORBES: Diverse women battling Republican stereotypes

January 14, 2014
FORBES: Diverse women battling Republican stereotypes

A bevy of smart, fresh-faced Republican women is running for Congress this year, shattering the stereotype that the political right is a bastion of old, white men.

SJ-R: Rodney Davis’ tax-funded campaign ad

December 9, 2013
SJ-R: Rodney Davis’ tax-funded campaign ad

Schoenburg thinks Rep. Rodney Davis just got himself some free, government-paid advertising in the midst of a re-election race.

Here are the Republicans who voted against pension reform

December 4, 2013
Here are the Republicans who voted against pension reform

For years Republicans have been crying out for meaningful pension reform while pointing fingers at the Democrats. Well on Tuesday we learned which Republicans are serious and who is just as in bed with the unions as the worst Democrat.

Consider a side of candidate petitions with that turkey

November 26, 2013
Consider a side of candidate petitions with that turkey

Need a way to work off that big Thanksgiving feast? Why not take a walk around the neighborhood and collect some petition signatures.

Run, recruit, or don’t complain

November 21, 2013
Run, recruit, or don’t complain

If you’re the kind of person who would like to do something productive in response to bad Democrats, beyond just preaching to a self-selected choir on Facebook, then run for Republican Precinct Committeeman – or at least help recruit.

Here’s how your county’s been doing in electing GOP Precinct Committeemen

November 17, 2013
Here’s how your county’s been doing in electing GOP Precinct Committeemen

With the 2012 election, the statewide vacancy rate for elected Republican Precinct Committeemen fell below 50% for the first time in memory.