Posts in category "Election"
-By Warner Todd Huston A new poll of likely Chicago voters seems to find that Mayor Rahm Emanuel is in bad shape for his re-election coming up next year. The poll shows that two other candidates are far and away more popular than the incumbent mayor. One of those two is Chicago Teachers Union President... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston We are seeing news of left-wingers' fascist attacks all across the country. With the resignation of Mozilla's CEO who only had his position for a week, to Dem. Senate Majority "leader" Harry Reid from the floor of the U.S. Senate attempting to destroy the Constitutional right of conservatives to donate to political causes to Obama verbally attacking individual Americans and using his IRS to destroy his enemies, we live in perilous times for freedom of speech. Without a doubt Obama's government is constantly whipping up hatred for anyone who disagrees with the liberal line. So, at 10PM Eastern on Saturday, April 5, Fox is airing FOX News Reporting: Enemies of the State to expound on this anti-free speech crusade being perpetrated by people and entities ranging from President Obama, Senate Democrat leader Harry Reid, Nancy Pelosi, to the NSA and the IRS and others on the left-wing of the American political sphere. The one-hour special will be hosted by FNC’s Jon Scott and will focus on Americans who have found themselves in the crosshairs of their own government. During the program, Scott will be joined by FNC senior national correspondent John Roberts and co-anchor of America’s News HQ Greg Jarrett to investigate four issues where private citizens found themselves in battles against the government...
-By Warner Todd Huston State Senator Kirk Dillard said he was thrilled to receive the Illinois Education Association’s endorsement for the GOP nomination for Governor today. He was so happy to get the endorsement he actually attended the announcement and gave a statement after the IEA’s president gave her endorsement. According to IEA president Cinda... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Today, Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has come out to charge that operatives of rival GOP gubernatorial candidate Bruce Rauner is trying to smear him. Rutherford says he is being extorted by an attorney connected to Bruce Rauner who is representing someone who plans to make some sort of harassment charge against... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Thus far about the only GOP gubernatorial hopeful in the news has been Bruce Rauner (brucerauner.com). With his many promises to rewrite the whole Illinois Constitution to fix what ails us and his deep pockets he was early out of the chute. But this week a video slamming Kirk Dillard has... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston John Ruberry over at Marathon Pundit caught an amusing report by Chicago’s local CBS affiliate that noted that President Obama’s perpetual campaign, this time the Democrat Party itself, is urging Illinois voters to get to those polls today. But there’s one little problem: Illinois has no elections today. New York has... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Jim Oberweis had been saying that he didn’t want to run for the U.S. Senate again, especially against left-winger Dick Durbin. But a recent poll changed his mind and now he’s announcing a run. Oberweis announced his run today and said he based his decision on a poll commissioned by Ron... Read more »
Paul McKinley exposes the devastation of the 2nd district of Illinois. Early voting is under way. Election Day is April 9, 2013. www.McKinleyforCongress.com
-By Warner Todd Huston It took some time but Jesse Jackson, Jr., once a high profile member of Congress from Chicago, has been indicted on absuse of campaign money. He used campaign cash to buy himself fur coats and historical memorabilia (such as Martin Luther King, Bruce Lee and Michael Jackson collectibles). Now, can I... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Well, it looks like State Senator Bill Brady has announced that he is to run for governor once again. Brady carried the GOP banner in 2010 when he ran against Pat Quinn and so, as the GOP front runner, he’s going to make another run at the big seat in 2014.... Read more »