Posts tagged "school Choice"

Who vetted Ponce's Emanuel-Garcia debate questions for Rahmster bias? Will WTTW apologize? Inquiring minds want to know.

Supplemented at 3:30 pm on Thursday, April 23, 2015. Sylvia Puente and Rosa Garcia complain to WTTW’s Community Advisory Board on Tuesday night:     Was Phil Ponce biased in his conduct of the Chicago Mayoral Debate/forum on March 31, 2015? Sylvia Puente, Executive Director of the Latino Policy Forum and Rosa Garcia (no relation... Read more »

Will Ald. Graham lose her 29th Ward seat to arrogance, liquor, high crime rates and bad school options? Berkowitz w/ 29th Ward challenger Taliaferro, Cable and Web

Jeff Berkowitz: …Do you think the U. S. Attorney might say [to Ald. Graham] , [the liquor store owner] gave you a campaign contribution and then you decided to give them a liquor license, essentially, right? Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Chris Taliaferro, running for 29th Ward Alderman in the City... Read more »

Better than Chicago Tonight, Berkowitz with Ald. Suarez and Milly Santiago for 30 minutes. Cable and Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features separate segments with the two candidates in the 31st Ward aldermanic run-off election interviewed by show host Jeff Berkowitz: the 24 year incumbent and Vice-Mayor, Ray Suarez and the challenger, Milly Santiago. The show airs at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21 [CANTV]. You... Read more »

Rahm/Chuy run-off; Wilson could have been a contender: Watch Berkowitz with Wilson showing you how, Cable and Web

Latest polls have Rahm at 48%, Chuy Garcia at 26% and Willie Wilson at 15% . Ald. Fioretti and Dock Walls never had a chance to win. Neither has any kind of  a base, or the requisite message or financial muscle to run a real campaign. But, by draining a collective 10% of the vote... Read more »

Willie Wilson runs for Chicago Mayor to empower the People: Watch Berkowitz w/Wilson, Cable and Web

Willie Wilson, unlike Rahm and Chuy Garcia, signs onto school vouchers-school choice, as a means to empower low income parents to control and improve their kids’ education Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Willie Wilson, candidate for Mayor of the City of  Chicago, airing throughout the City at 8:30 pm and Midnight... Read more »

Eye on Dan Proft, on his way to work for Senators/Presidential wannabees Ted Cruz or Rand Paul and, ultimately, the Fox News Channel?

Proft  leaves WLS AM-Radio– and considers working for a Republican Party Presidential Candidate? Dan Proft, 42, effectively left WLS-AM Radio earlier this month (either voluntarily or his contract was not renewed). For the last three years, Proft has teamed up with Bruce Wolf to host the morning 5 to 9 am, WLS morning drive show.... Read more »

Better than the football bowl games: Gov. Elect Rauner faces Levine, Berkowitz, Thomas, Flannery et al, Cable and Web

Gov. Elect Rauner: … I support charter schools. I also support scholarship/voucher programs …for low income families so their children can attend other schools that maybe fit them better… Tonight’s  Chicago Metro suburban edition of Public Affairs features Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner. The show airs in 24 North and Northwest Chicago Metro suburbs at 8:30 pm... Read more »

Watch Gov.Elect Rauner answer questions from Flannery, Thomas, Levine, Ahearn and Berkowitz, Cable and Web

Rev. Meeks: … I met Bruce Rauner six years ago…we were scheduled to meet for thirty minutes and we ended up meeting for three hours—the meeting was all about education Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner. The show airs throughout the City at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable... Read more »

Can a free market approach help Governor-Elect Rauner solve Illinois' fiscal and economic problems? Watch Public Policy/Politics wonk John Tillman with Berkowitz, Web and Cable

Tonight’s Chicago Metro north and northwest suburban episode of Public Affairs features John Tillman, CEO of the Illinois Policy Institute.  The show airs in 24 north and northwest suburbs at 8:30 pm on Comcast Cable Ch. 19 or 35 (See, below, for the airing channel for each of the 24 suburbs).      Most of the show... Read more »

Way better than Monday night football: Berkowitz gets suggestions from the Policy Institute’s John Tillman for Gov. Elect Rauner, Web and Cable

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of ‘Public Affairs,” features John Tillman, CEO of the Illinois Policy Institute.  The show airs throughout the City at 8:30 pm and again at midnight on Cable Ch. 21 [CANTV]. Most of the show focuses on the advice and recommendations of Tillman and the Policy Institute for Governor-Elect Rauner on... Read more »