Posts tagged "competition"

The Republican Party’s last clear chance to block Trump’s hostile takeover

If on March 13… it looks like Trump is likely to win the Ohio Primary on March 15, beating Kasich 42 % to 35 %, Cruz and Rubio should each direct their supporters to vote for Kasich… ************************ Due to businessman/entertainer/celebrity Donald Trump’s big-time victories in Republican primaries and caucuses so far (Trump has won... Read more »

Berkowitz with IL Chamber of Commerce's Todd Maisch on reforming Illinois' state government, economy and courts: Cable/Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Todd Maisch, President and CEO of the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, debating with show host Jeff Berkowitz the tort lawsuit climate in Illinois relative to the rest of the country, Gov. Rauner’s Turnaround Agenda, IL income tax rate increases, extension of the sales tax to services... Read more »

Better than Rachel Maddow interviewing Gov. Scott Walker: Berkowitz w/Obama's former Chief Economic Adviser Austan Goolsbee, Cable and Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Austan Goolsbee, former Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers and Chief Economic Adviser to President Obama. The show airs throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm and  midnight on Cable Ch. 21 [CAN TV]. Topics discussed by show host Jeff Berkowitz with UChicago Business... 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 »

Berkowitz with Cong. Peter Roskam on the efficiencies of Medicare Part D, Web and Cable (8:30 pm and midnight tonight in Chicago)

Cong. Peter Roskam: …the vast majority of Americans…know …if they are able to choose, they … make better choices than bureaucrats; …they know that Obamacare has been a false claim … Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” features Cong. Peter Roskam (R-Wheaton, IL 6th CD). The show airs throughout the City at 8:30... Read more »

Way better than Hillary Clinton interviewed by Rahm Emanuel: Berkowitz w/17 year old DePaul Junior Trey Cobb on School Choice, Cable and Web

Tonight’s Chicago metro edition of “Public Affairs with Jeff Berkowitz” features Trey Cobb, Youth Director and Navigator at Ed Choice Illinois-and a 17 year old junior at DePaul University.  The show is now posted on the Public Affairs youtube channel  ********************************* Trey is a young man who has benefitted from school choice. He is someone whose family... Read more »

Better than Maddow w/Fed Chief Bernanke: Berkowitz w/Booth Business School Prof. Steven Davis, Cable and Web

This week’s episode of “Public Affairs,” features Professor Steven Davis, Professor of International Business and Economics, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, discussing and debating with show host Jeff Berkowitz, among other issues, the causes of the 2008 U.S.  economy crash, whether the fiscal policy, monetary policy and other actions taken by government decision... Read more »

Laura Washington goes toe to toe w/Berkowitz on Cable and the Web on high tech lynchings, helping minorities and Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Laura Washington [Chicago Sun-Times and ABC-7]: We’re talking thirty-forty years that this has been going on, and this has been happening in every community in the country.  Not just in Chicago.  We’ve had Republican Administrations; we’ve had Democratic Administrations over the last thirty-forty years. [Watch Washington v. Berkowitz  here]. Jeff Berkowitz:  Not in Chicago. Laura... Read more »

Better than Charlie Rose with Nicole Kidman: watch Berkowitz w/ Fox Chicago News' Mike Flannery on Cable and Charlotte’s Web

Mike Flannery [Fox Chicago News]: …But, to say that [the teachers’ unions] are not thinking about the kids and to say that ideas like that—to delegitimize everything that the union or [its President] Karen Lewis proposes—I think is just wrongheaded. And, it’s wrong. Jeff Berkowitz: Look what they’ve done, Mike, [the teachers’ unions] have never... Read more »