Tag: legislature

Abortion Bill Succeeds In Creeping Me Out.

Abortion Bill Succeeds In Creeping Me Out.
I’m not entirely sure how I feel about the whole “ultrasounds before abortions” thing or how I feel about defunding Planned Parenthood (being familiar with some sketchy areas, I’d probably trust them before I’d go to the highly-touted government clinics that are usually your only alternative in lower-income ‘hoods), but I do know that, in... Read more »

Mike Madigan Takes Swipe At Pat Quinn Over Taxes

This is clearly opposite day. In an interview, I asked Mr. Madigan if he agrees that Mr. Quinn has “a mandate” to boost taxes, since Mr. Quinn proposed that during the campaign and won, and GOP challenger Bill Brady opposed it and lost. Mr. Madigan replied that talk of a mandate is overblown. “If (the... Read more »

It's Morning In America, Bitches.

Or afternoon. Whatever. I don’t even care. Actually, I sort of do, but I am as hungover as you can possibly be without consuming any alcohol. I even sound like Judy Baar Topinka. Go figure. Personally, I’m still digesting what happened last night, and what continues to happen in the hallowed halls of Brady HQ.... Read more »