Posts tagged "Bruce Rauner"
A stupendously, stupid discussion of minimum wages between CLTV show host Paul Lisnek and Gov Candidate Brady
As we get down to the wire in the Republican Primary Governor’s race, watch for desperate candidates to say and do stupid things. Downstate Republican Senator Bill Brady, who has been running a reasonably good campaign, is getting frustrated because he feels his slim chances to become his party’s nominee slipping away– due to the... Read more »
Way better than Rachel Maddow interviewing Bill O'Reilly: Berkowitz predicting the winners in the Republican Primary Gov race and general election Governor's race, Web and Cable
Jeff Berkowitz: … We are going to give you tonight the winner of the Republican Primary Governor’s race– more than 30 days before the election– and give you the final percentages of votes received for each candidate… and we will give you the winner in the November, 2014 gubernatorial general election race… Tonight’s City of... Read more »
Dan Rutherford's sexual harassment accuser questioned by Jay Levine. When will Rutherford confront his political issue?
State Treasurer and Republican Primary gubernatorial candidate Dan Rutherford has a problem: A former employee has filed a federal lawsuit accusing Dan of sexual harassment and abuse of political power, i.e., essentially of coercing him to engage in political work on state time to benefit Rutherford. Is Rutherford’s accuser credible? CBS- 2 Chief News correspondent... Read more »
Better than Mike Flannery w/Dan Rutherford: Berkowitz w/ Ron Gidwitz, Finance Chair of the Rauner Campaign, Cable and soon on web
Tonight’s Chicago Metro North and Northwest suburban and next Monday night’s North Shore suburban edition of “Public Affairs,” features Ron Gidwitz, 2006 Republican Primary Gubernatorial Candidate and 2014 Finance Chair and Co-Chair of the Rauner for Governor Campaign Why is Bruce Rauner way ahead in the Republican Gubernatorial Primary? Why did Gidwitz support Kirk Dillard... Read more »
Better than WTTW on sexual harassment/political abuse allegations against Rutherford: Berkowitz w/ 2006 Gov Candidate Gidwitz on the 2014 Gov race, Cable and Web
Jeff Berkowitz: …Some would say Dan Rutherford is “Dead man walking,” due to allegations coming out of the State Treasurer’s office. Would that be fair? ******************** Ron Gidwitz: …The problem is that [Brady and Dillard] don’t have the message… Bruce Rauner is the only guy of the four guys running for office that has the... Read more »
Better than Berkowitz interviewing Obama: Fox’s Mike Flannery interviews Jeff Berkowitz about the allegations against State Treasurer Dan Rutherford: Cable and Web
State Treasurer and downstate Republican Primary Gov candidate Dan Rutherford (Pontiac) started the day yesterday morning by telling the press that he wanted to tell them the allegations that were being made against him by an employee of his office but he “couldn’t.” Berkowitz and Flannery ended the day by telling Fox [WFLD] TV news... Read more »
A "Public Affairs," exclusive: Treasurer Rutherford accused by a male employee of sexual harassment and improper use of state employee time for political purposes
In a press conference held late this morning, State Treasurer and Republican Primary gubernatorial candidate Dan Rutherford accused one of his gubernatorial candidate opponents, billionaire, venture capitalist Bruce Rauner, of trying to “destroy” Rutherford and specifically of being involved in an effort to try to “Shake down,” Rutherford for $300,000 dollars. State Treasurer Rutherford, at... Read more »
Liberal media bias at the WTTW/Mikva Challenge Republican Gov Candidate Forum It has long been alleged that PBS and WTTW (Chicago Public TV) possess a liberal media bias similar to that of the other national broadcast outlets: CBS, NBC and ABC, and that of MSNBC, which has taken liberal media bias to new extremes. So... Read more »
Better than Notre Dame v. Stanford: Berkowitz w/ Family-Pac's Caprio around the State of Illinois, Cable and Web
Paul Caprio: …Listen, nobody has gone out and said, you have to make pro-life the No. 1 issue of your campaign… Paul Caprio: …Those issues [State employee pension reform, Medicaid reform and Education reform-School vouchers/school choice] are the driving force issues. However, those issues alone do not… You can watch the Public Affairs show with... Read more »
Testicular fortitude anyone? Illinois takes the measure of 2014 Republican Primary Gov candidates Brady, Dillard, Rauner and Rutherford in the next few days; A budding JFK amongst them?
This coming Tuesday’s vote in Springfield on the state employee pension reform bill supported by Governor Quinn and the Four Tops (Speaker Madigan, Senate President Cullerton, Republican House Leader Durkin and Republican Senate Leader Radogno) is perhaps the most significant Illinois fiscal vote since the revised state employee pension payment schedule adopted in the Edgar... Read more »