Tag: League of Women voters

Daniel Biss, Chris Kennedy & JB Pritzker on Illinois’ budget & reforms

Those asking questions at the 2018 IL Democratic Party Primary gubernatorial candidate forums seem allergic to asking the candidates about their plans for significant state budget spending reforms, or even the broad parameters of targeted budget spending and revenue levels, going forward. This was true at the most recent forum, sponsored by ABC-7 Chicago, Univision... Read more »

Seven things you should know about last night’s third and final IL Governor’s race debate

The prize for the dumbest answer of the night goes to Gov. Pat Quinn.  ABC-7 News’ Charles Thomas  asked Gov. Quinn why blacks should support him —in light of the very high unemployment, lack of business investment and awful performance of public schools in black areas… 7. Rauner won the third Governor’s debate (Sponsored by ABC-7... Read more »

Better than Quinn v. Rauner debate, the Rep. Fine and challenger Myalls debate-- a choice, not an echo, Cable and Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago episode of Public Affairs features State Rep. Laura Fine (D-Glenview) and her challenger, Republican State Rep. Candidate Kathy Myalls (R-Wilmette).  The show airs tonight throughout the City of Chicago at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21 [CANTV].  The show featuring Rep. Fine and challenger Myalls also airs tonight at 8:30 pm in ten... Read more »