Tag: Blagojevich

Better than Charlie Rose w/ Assad, Chris Wallace w/Obama and Marin w/Durkin: Berkowitz w/ Oberweis and Durkin: Cable and Web

Berkowitz w/State Senator and Dairyman Jim Oberweis Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz features State Senator Jim Oberweis (R-North Aurora). The show airs throughout the City of Chicago on Cable Ch. 21 at 8:30 pm tonight. Senator Oberweis came close to getting the Republican nomination for Governor in 2006 (with... Read more »

Better than Charlie Rose w/Rahm Emanuel: Berkowitz w/CPS Board Member Andrea Zopp- Hypocrisy and her choice to exit CPS? Web and Cable

Andrea Zopp: we have the loss of the public education system. That’s what we… lose. Jeff Berkowitz: Aren’t the kids in the public school system more important than the public school system? Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz features Andrea Zopp, Member of the Chicago Public School Board of Education... Read more »

Better than Charlie Rose w/Clarence Darrow: Berkowitz w/Blago lead trial counsel Aaron Goldstein on Obama-Blago-Jarrett, Cable and Web

Tonight’s suburban edition of “Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz” features Aaron Goldstein, lead trial counsel in Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s second trial. The show airs tonight  at 8:30 pm on Comcast Cable  on Ch. 19 in Buffalo Grove, Elk Grove Village, Hoffman Estates, parts of Inverness, Lincolnwood, Morton Grove, Niles, Northfield, Palatine, Rolling Meadows and Wilmette.and on Ch. 35 in Arlington Heights, Bartlett,... Read more »

Better than Flannery and Hill w/Cullerton-Dillard: Berkowitz w/2014 Republican candidate for Governor Dan Proft? on Cable/Web

Dan Proft:  [If I am a state GOP leader],  the first thing I do [before the Holidays set in] is make a public statement and put together a coalition of the willing- of the people who are interested in re-thinking how the Republican Party operates—and send a message to the Illinois electorate that we received... Read more »

Way Better than MN Football, Dancing w/the stars, MN Baseball, Hannity and Maddow: Berkowitz w/Former MSNBC correspondent Bogert on Cable/Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Nick Bogert, former MSNBC correspondent.  The show airs throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm on Cable Ch. 21.  You can also watch the show 24/7 here.  Bogert, who covered the second Blagojevich trial, among other news items, as a TV free lancer, debates and... Read more »

Watch Carolyn Gurland on Cable/Web argue that Blagojevich, Fawell, Ryan, Warner and Black were righteous, virtuous and innocent defendants.

In a dazzling, both in the visual and intellectual sense, presentation of the case for the defense, White collar criminal defense attorney and sentencing specialist Carolyn Gurland defends zealously and dramatically, on “Public Affairs,” former Governor Rod Blagojevich, former Governor George Ryan, Insider-lobbyist Larry Warner, former Ryan Chief of Staff Scott Fawell and media mogul... Read more »

Better than Chris Wallace with Keith Olbermann: Berkowitz with Jennifer Granholm on the Web and Cable

This week’s suburban edition of “Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz,” features Jennifer Granholm, Democratic Governor of Michigan from 2002 to 2010.   The show with the outspoken, articulate, attractive, good-natured and Harvard Law School trained nationally influential Democrat airs tonight on Comcast  in 24 north and northwest Chicago Metro suburbs and on Wed-Friday of this week... Read more »

As Lon Monk sings at Blagojevich retrial, does Rod Blagojevich go down for the count?

As I wrote here, political corruption quid pro quos often are heard to prove because those involved in auctioning off state action benefits know better than to connect the state action they are offering with the campaign contributions they want. In other words, it pays to have a little finesse if you want to avoid successful... Read more »

The Blagojevich retrial: Reading the jurors' minds and Rod's response.

The Blagojevich retrial: Reading the jurors' minds and Rod's response.
Three questions for Rod Blagojevich: If you were a juror sitting in Judge Zagel’s federal courtroom on the 25th floor of the Dirksen Building in Chicago yesterday afternoon, you probably had three questions you wanted to ask defendant and former IL Democratic Governor Rod Blagojevich, as the government finished the 7th day of its case:   1.     ... Read more »

Can Illinois prosper without a tax hike? Watch Tillman and Berkowitz discuss a Policy Revolution.

I spoke with John Tillman, CEO of the Illinois Policy Institute (“IPI”), just a few days before the Illinois primaries.  The IPI is a nonpartisan research organization that supports free- market principles and liberty- based public policy initiatives. Tillman has the title CEO, but he also is the IPI’s chief salesman, marketing liberty and free... Read more »