Tag: Chris Kennedy

Democrat gubernatorial candidate Chris Kennedy on Speaker Madigan: Well. Um. What?

Filthy rich and member of the iconic Kennedy political family (does he have anything else going for him?) Chris Kennedy declared that he’s in the race for the Democrat party’s nomination for governor. It didn’t take long for him to dodge questions about his relationship with House Speaker Mike Madigan–the one person most to blame... Read more »

Chris Kennedy: Who?

After Lisa Madigan announced that she liked her job as attorney general just fine, and wouldn’t run for senator or governor, the stuffed-up pipeline of potential candidates unclogged Chris Kennedy like a sewer freed of a giant glop. Maybe it’s a measure of a character failure that Madigan decided to wait so long, throwing a... Read more »