Posts tagged "Chicago Machine"

McDonough Associates Clout: Just One Reason Illinois Politics Needs Change

McDonough Associates Clout: Just One Reason Illinois Politics Needs Change
If I have said it once I’ve said it a thousand times in some shape or form already – “the amount of monies extracted from the taxpayer is in direct proportion to what the politically connected insiders take out of the system.” And nowhere is that truer than right here in Illinois where controlling the... Read more »

Judge Michael Toomin: Another Political Pawn or Will He Do The Right Thing?

Judge Michael Toomin: Another Political Pawn or Will He Do The Right Thing?
The Chicago Machine may not be the dynamo it once was. But don’t kid yourselves – its influence is still very much alive in the fabric of Illinois Politics. As a matter of fact, the Machine has done very well in the fifty plus years I have followed it and no doubt will continue to... Read more »