Posts Tagged ‘ Tom Cross ’

Are these Republicans nuts?

November 18, 2012
Are these Republicans nuts?

If the Illinois GOP proceeds down this course, someone should have the decency to hand out brown paper sacks so rank-and-file Republicans can hide their embarrassment.

State GOP Chair Pat Brady and crew must resign

November 7, 2012
State GOP Chair Pat Brady and crew must resign

The Illinois Republican Party officially imploded yesterday. The Chicago Sun-Times calls it a “bloodbath.” That’s putting it mildly.

ACU: Mike Madigan MORE conservative than Tom Cross

August 16, 2012
ACU: Mike Madigan MORE conservative than Tom Cross

According to the American Conservative Union, Speaker Madigan has a more conservative voting record than Tom Cross.

Anti-Democracy State Rep. Throws Tantrum over Lack of Democracy

May 30, 2012
Anti-Democracy State Rep. Throws Tantrum over Lack of Democracy

If you assumed the State House Republicans couldn’t be a bigger embarrassment to our Party - you were wrong.

Tom Cross collects big contributions from gambling interests

May 29, 2012
Tom Cross collects big contributions from gambling interests

Among those voting for the gaming bill adding five more casinos to the state was Tom Cross, who has received $510,750 in campaign contributions from gambling interests.

Why the Illinois GOP has Republicans worried nationally

April 15, 2012
Why the Illinois GOP has Republicans worried nationally

When your top party officials think the biggest problem with the Republican Party is that Republicans are participating too much – yes, you can probably expect big problems.

State Rep. Rosemary Mulligan blows whistle on Tom Cross

April 9, 2012
State Rep. Rosemary Mulligan blows whistle on Tom Cross

I was never a particular fan of Republican State Representative Rosemary Mulligan. But no one deserves to get the old Tom Double Cross.

CBS: Judges toss Cross, Radogno remap lawsuit

December 8, 2011
CBS: Judges toss Cross, Radogno remap lawsuit

A panel of federal judges has tossed a Republican lawsuit that challenged the Democrat-drawn map of new Illinois legislative districts.

Rick Perry gets the old Tom Double Cross in Illinois

November 14, 2011
Rick Perry gets the old Tom Double Cross in Illinois

Rick Perry now realizes that in Texas you may get the horns – but in Illinois you get the old Tom Double Cross.

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.