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Over 100 Get-Out-The-Vote Street Workers Dispatched From PUSH For Black Turnout

Over 100 Get-Out-The-Vote Street Workers Dispatched From PUSH For Black Turnout THE ILLINOIS VOTER RESTORATION PROJECT (committed to re-connecting voters to the electoral process) Mark S. Allen, Lead Organizer As a former Field Director for PUSH,  I was humbled to be back there today working in my non partisan voter education position as Lead Organizer... Read more »

After Snubbing The Chicago Defender, Rauner Now Snubs WVON !

THIS JUST IN — After Bruce Rauner snubbed The historic Chicago Defender by not doing any advertising in their Election edition as his campaign promised to do in his promised Black community media buy with other Black media as well – Rauner has now moved on to snubbing historic radio station WVON by not confirming... Read more »

Rauner/Republicans SNUB historic Chicago Defender Newspaper !!

Rauner/Republicans SNUB historic Chicago Defender Newspaper !! I did not believe the calls I received telling me that The historic Chicago Defender’s 2014 Election Edition did not have one ad from from Governor candidate Bruce Rauner, Senate candidate Jim Oberweis or any of the Republican party candidates for election DESPITE their public propoganda about their... Read more »
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Quinn Support Press Event Thursday October 30th featuring Clergy, Elected Officials and Other leadership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Contact: Rev. Walter Turner or Pastor Leslie Sanders 708.674.5539   CLERGY FOR QUINN ALONG WITH ELECTED OFFICIALS AND BUSINESS LEADERS TO SHOW UNIFIED SUPPORT Chicago, IL — In an effort to show growing and unified support for Gov. Pat Quinn and to make a clarion call to all Illinoisans to early... Read more »

Rauner Fulfills One Million Dollar Black Business Fund Investment Pledge Made at National Black Wall Street Chicago Forum

RAUNER INVESTS $ 1MILLION DOLLARS IN BLACK MICRO-BUSINESS LENDNG FUND IN SOUTH SIDE COMMUNITY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION and keeps public campaign challenge made to him at National Black Wall Street Chicago political economic forum   BruceRauner, private equity investor and Republican Candidate for Governor, on September 5th, 2014 fulfilled the public challenge made to him... Read more »

GOP Opening More Black Community Offices Thursday September 4th On South and Westsides Of Chicago

GOP Opening More Black Community Offices Thursday September 4th On South and Westsides Of Chicago The Cook County Republicans are opening more field operations offices in the Black community on the south, southwest, southeast, and westside with major Grand Opening Celebration and activities at southeast side location THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4th GOP opens office in the... Read more »
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"Vote-Buying" Issue Could Backfire On Quinn and Supporters, but "vote buying issue" should be non issue

“Vote-Buying” Issue Could Backfire On Quinn and Supporters, but “vote buying issue” should be non issue There are some religious leaders and organizations who wish this 2010 “Vote Buying” issue would GO AWAY as they have yet to do as Father Pfleger and St Sabina, Black United Fund Of Illinois (BUFI) and a handful of... Read more »

Quinn Shown Major Disunity and Dem Unity Day In Springfield

Watching the news coverage of Democratic Unity Day in Springfield spells trouble for Pat Quinn?? Could be just me, but since when does a Party get together to show Party unity and candidate strength and then the very top leaders of the party are quoting polls that show the candidate behind by double digits VERSUS... Read more »

Rauner In Black Community Streets While Quinn Is Not!!

  Rauner In Black Community Streets While Quinn Is Not!! Over the past few days I have seen Black grassroots street teams for Republican Bruce Rauner for Governor passing out literature on CTA trains for the March 18th Primary. I must commend Rauner for investing in the Black grassroots community when technically he doesnt have... Read more »
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Wallace "Gator" Bradley Defends His "Urban Translator" Work As Political Consultant To Candidates Who Are Judges And Have Become Judges

Veteran political activist Wallace “Gator” Bradley, issued several public statements regarding a recent local and nationally run news feature on WGN-TV and other local and national media outlets regarding his “Urban Translator” work as a political consultant with candidates who are judges and who have become sitting judges.    Contact Wallace “Gator” Bradley at 312-371-6914... Read more »
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