Tag: Governor

NH Gov. Lynch Pushed for Prison Reform, Now Convicted, Repeat Sex Offender Let go Years Early

-By Warner Todd Huston A sex offender with multiple convictions and years added to his sentence for not meeting behavior requirements is having his jail time wiped out and is being released early due to a prison “reform” (SB 500) that New Hampshire Democrat Governor John Lynch championed as a cost cutting measure. Governor Lynch... Read more »

Brady for Gov: Pat Quinn Is At It Again

From the Bill Brady for Illinois Governor campaign… As a strong supporter of Bill’s campaign to stop job-killing taxes and to make government live within its means, we thought you might like to see our new television ad called, “The Truth.” The new ad sets the record straight on Governor Pat Quinn’s misleading attacks against... Read more »

When Did Calbuzz Become Jerry Brown's Personal Communications Shop?

-By Warner Todd Huston The widely read California website Calbuzz bills itself as a site offering political news, analysis, commentary, “and more about California and beyond.” During this election cycle, though, the “and more” seems to indicate that Calbuzz is operating as the publicity shop for Democrat Jerry Brown’s campaign for Governor because so far... Read more »
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2 Governors, 2 Crooks. What's Wrong With Illinois?

You have to admit, it’s a pretty bad indictment against the voters of Illinois as well as their politics… -By Christopher Wills, AP SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Two Illinois governors from two different parties, two generations, two regions of the state. Both convicted of felonies. Is there something about Illinois that encourages governors to go... Read more »

Ill GOP Gov. Candidate Bill Brady's New Video Ad

Quinn Loses Another Campaign Staffer, This Time His Chief of Staff

-By Warner Todd Huston Did Quinn Fire Ethics Investigator to Help Chief of Staff? Illinois Governor, Pat “the Accidental Governor” Quinn, has had a steady stream of campaign staffers quitting his campaign of late but this one is a bit different. Quinn’s chief of staff resigned Monday under a cloud of possible ethics violations. Jerry... Read more »
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Gov. Quinn Fires His PR Firm

-By Warner Todd Huston As a sign that all is not well in Pat Quinn’s race for his first full term as governor, news arrives that Quinn has fired his PR firm. Seventy some days before an election and “Accidental” Governor Quinn fires his public relations firm? Apparently so. AKPD Media (the firm started by... Read more »

A Tour of Illinois' Criminal Governors

-By Warner Todd Huston With the recent result of the latest trial and conviction of former Illinois Governor Democrat Rod Blagojevich, it is interesting to take a little tour of all the Illinois Governors that were indicted at one time or another. Some of them even served time. It appears that the number of indicted... Read more »

Illinois Republican Party Launches 'Dismiss Quinn' Web Site

Site to Offer Updates, Summaries and Links to Coverage The Illinois Republican Party today launched a comprehensive web site, DismissQuinn.com, to show voters why Pat Quinn should be “dismissed” as governor this fall. The “Dismiss Quinn” title refers to comments from the late Chicago Mayor Harold Washington. “Pat Quinn is a totally and completely undisciplined... Read more »
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Brady for Illinois: Rasmussen Says Race is a 'Toss Up'

From the Brady for Illinois Governor campaign… While political polls will come and go between now and November, we thought you’d be interested in some great news! A new, independent poll released today shows Bill’s lead over Governor Pat Quinn is growing. The new poll shows Bill now leads Governor Quinn 48 to 35. More... Read more »