Tag: Ald. Pawar

Watch Berkowitz interviews w/featured guests of the annual Paul Caprio Family-Pac Boat Cruise on Cable and Web

Tonight’s and next Tuesday’s Chicago Metro suburban episode of  Public Affairs features August 14, 2017 interviews with State Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton), Paul Caprio- Executive Director of Family-Pac, State Reps. Tom Morrison (R-Palatine) and Allen Skillicorn (R-Dundee)- and Jon Zahm, Field Director of Family-Pac, conducted prior to or after the Annual Family-Pac boat cruise. The... Read more »

Leading Dem Gov Primary Candidates Pritzker, Kennedy & Biss at Rainbow Push: Eye on the Prize.

Only three of the six candidates have a shot to win the Dem Primary Pritzker and Kennedy seem to view [a Progressive Income Tax] as a means to provide a free lunch to middle class and low income voters. The real news is that there was no mention of or questions about reforming state employee... Read more »

Flip at 10 am from CNN’s Reliable Sources to see Berkowitz w/IPI’s Dabrowski on Making Illinois Great Again, or watch on the Web

Jeff Berkowitz: If we added this up… there is about 7 to 8 billion dollars in savings [per year from spending in the State Budget] right? ***** Berkowitz: You think you have the people on your side? Dabrowski: The people are on our side. And, that’s who matters. Not Pritzker, not Rauner…the people are the... Read more »

Moving from Radogno's Grand Bargain to Rauner's small bargain: will the Republican base cheerlead for Governor Rauner again?

Text supplemented and revised– and video (re Sen. Biss, AFSCME and Bayer) and other links added at 4:10 pm on Saturday. Ironically, it might be the more than three decade IL House Speaker Mike Madigan who will make the limited government, liberty, free market oriented Illinois Policy Institute, leader of the Republican Party base, happy-... Read more »

Ald. Pawar w/fellow high school cartel protectionists impede Noble Academy from competing in Uptown

–Mayor Emanuel rolled by high school admininstrators and pols As this reporter wrote about a month ago, Mayor Emanuel was rolled by high school administrators from Lakeview, Amundsen, Uplift, Senn and Sullivan who were seeking to protect their cartel from competition.  The schools’ cartel got protection from their compliant politicians, led by Ald. Pawar.  See... Read more »

Mayor Emanuel, Vitale and Ruiz rolled by education monopoly protectionists: CPS Board sends Uptown Noble Academy charter school kids packing-- for now.

Content revised and video link added at 3:30 pm on Thursday. It is as if Rahm Emanuel said, “All those pols, making such a fuss.  Well, then, Damn the kids. I can’t help everybody.” Yesterday, some major damage was done by the CPS Board to the education opportunities for many kids in Chicago. But, before... Read more »

"Free to Choose," comes to Chicago's North Side: CPS likely to approve this morning Nobel Academy's expansion to a 900 student Uptown High School

Link to Video of Ald. Pawar on “Public Affairs,” added Wednesday at 10:45 am CPS CEO Ruiz to support today Charter School expansion to Uptown. According to a written report to the CPS board, Interim CPS CEO Jesse Ruiz (who recently stepped into his position from his CPS board seat to replace the “under investigation”... Read more »

Better than Rachel Maddow w/Anderson Cooper: Berkowitz w/ Chicago Ald. Pawar on Cable/Web

To get the answers to the questions below, watch tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz,” featuring 47th Ward Chicago Alderman Pawar, airing at 8:30 pm throughout the City. You can also watch the show with Ald. Pawar 24/7 on your computer. Next week’s show features Ald. Waguespack Is Ald. Pawar an... Read more »