Archive for June 2010

Worst Teachers Rewarded by Unions, New Teachers Abandoned

-By Warner Todd Huston Last week the Chicago Tribune published an editorial detailing the biggest reason why unions as they have operated in the U.S. for decades are an illegitimate venture. The Trib published a plea to new Chicago teachers union chief Karen Lewis not to protect the bad teachers under her charge and to... Read more »

(2nd District) Hayes Says Supreme Court Decision Will Protect Families and Property

From the Hayes for Congress campaign (2nd District)… CHICAGO: Republican nominee for Illinois 2nd Congressional District Isaac Hayes released the following statement following today’s Supreme Court decision overturning the Chicago handgun ban: “Today’s Supreme Court decision will allow residents being held hostage by urban terrorists the opportunity to defend themselves, their families and property. With... Read more »

Announcing Palatine Taxed Enough Already Rally on July 3rd

From the Palatine Tea Party… (Palatine, Illinois) – A group of taxpaying citizens dissatisfied with government spending and expansion are planning a Taxed Enough Already (TEA) rally to be held in Palatine, Illinois. This peaceful rally is part of a national movement to increase public awareness of the spending of trillions of dollars which will... Read more »
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Supreme Court protects Chicagoans 2d Amendment Rights by Overturning Unconstitutional Handgun Ban

From the Ratowitz for Congress campaign (5th District)… U.S. Congressional Candidate, David Ratowitz (IL-5) praises SCOTUS for upholding the 2d Amendment Rights of Chicagoans and urges Chicago’s City Council to respect the rights of law abiding citizens. Chicago, IL, June 24, 2010- Long time transparency and pro-liberty advocate Candidate for U.S. Congress from Illinois’ 5th... Read more »

Lake County Tea Party July 5th Event

Lake County Tea Party July 5th Event
From the Lake County Tea Party… The Lake County Tea Party is holding its Independence Day celebration and rally on July 5th at Cook Park in downtown Libertyville starting at 1 PM. Confirmed speakers: Lex Green, Libertarian Candidate for Governor Ed Rutledge, Libertarian Candidate for Lt. Governor David Schippers, Constitutional Lawyer Mark Curran, Lake County... Read more »

2nd Amendment Rights Finally Considered a Right for Black Chicagoans Too!

-By Warner Todd Huston At long last the 2nd Amendment has been considered a personal right per the Supreme Court of the United States. In McDonald v the City of Chicago the Supreme Court has ruled in a 5 to 4 decision that Chicago’s gun banning laws are not in keeping with the right to... Read more »
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Senator, Ku Klux Klan Member Passes Away

Senator Robert Byrd the last remaining prominent Klan member from the bad old days has passed away. Byrd was 92. As a West Virginia’s Senator, Robert Byd voted against the 1964 Civil Right Act and was responsible for some of the worst abuses of government spending in American history. Byrd was also the longest serving... Read more »

Join me on Life Liberty and the Pursuit of Conservatism! Tonight, 8PM Central

Once again we take to the BlogTalkRadio airwaves for Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Conservatism tonight at 8PM Central time. If after listening in you think Fake News International is your brain on drugs, you’d be wrong and tonight’s guest, James Gierach of Law Enforcement Against Prohibition (LEAP) will be presenting a much-needed look... Read more »

Obama's Drilling Moratorium a Sop to Unions?

-By Warner Todd Huston The president of the Seafarers International Union’s Gulf Coast District, Dean Corgey, recently penned an op ed in which he noted an interesting fact: deepwater oil drilling rigs are “100 percent non-union.” With this in mind one of union bought president Barack Obama’s major decisions — in fact, one of his... Read more »
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Obama Fail: Hundreds of Oil Skimmers NOT Being Used in Gulf

-By Warner Todd Huston Ken Marrero alerted me to this video of Florida Senator George LeMieux alerting the world that there are hundreds of oil skimmers across the country and the federal government has refused to allow them to be transferred to the Gulf to help in the cleanup because — get this — there... Read more »