Tag: Illinois Democrats

U.S. Supreme Court's possible challenge to Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan

Illinoisans should pay attention to how the U.S. Supreme Court rules on a case challenging how Wisconsin Republicans gerrymandered legislative districts in their favor. While it would be a setback for Wisconsin Republicans it could also be a setback for Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan and the Democrats who have benefited from his gerrymandering of... Read more »

Almost everyone who got my vote lost, but let's move on

Call it the Byrne curse, but practically every candidate who got my vote in this 2016 election lost. I couldn’t bring myself to vote for either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton, but the guy I wrote in for president didn’t even show up in the results. Meanwhile, all but one (non-judicial) candidate running for office in... Read more »
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