Monthly Archives: January 2012

The Heat is on: Same-Sex Marriage Heading to Illinois

-By Eric M. Wallace There’s an old folks tale that says if you throw a frog into hot water, it will leap out. However, if you place the frog in cold water and turn up the heat very slowly that … Continue reading

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Republican State Senate Candidate John Bambenek Receives Endorsements

From the campaign of John Bambenek for State Senate (52nd District)… Bambenek Recognized for Knowledge of the Issues, Standing for Citizens, Stance Against Corruption, Commitment to Fiscal Responsibility, and Pro-Life Stance CHAMPAIGN, IL (January 30, 2012) — Republican State Senate … Continue reading

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Rowe Campaign Receives Overwhelming Support at First Fundraiser

From the Danielle Rowe for the State House campaign (52st District)… Island Lake, IL – On Thursday, January 26th, Citizens for Danielle Rowe, Republican Candidate for Illinois State Representative in the 52nd district, hosted their first fundraiser at the Wynstone … Continue reading

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Kent Gaffney Urges State to Pass Pension Reform Now

From the campaign to re-elect State Rep Kent Gaffney (52nd District)… As part of reform effort, Rep. Gaffney turns down legislative pension Fox River Grove, IL – State Representative Kent Gaffney (R-Lake Barrington) is urging the Illinois General Assembly to … Continue reading

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Lennie Jarratt Announces Illinois Center Right Coalition Endorsement

From the Jarratt for Senate (31st District) campaign… (Round Lake, IL – January 24, 2011) Lennie Jarratt announces the endorsement of the Illinois Center Right Coalition endorsement. The Illinois Center-Right Coalition, a broad alliance of organizations and individuals dedicated to … Continue reading

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Open Letter to School District U-46 — You Insult Us

This is an open letter to School District U-46 TO: Dr. Jose Torres, Superintendent, School District U-46 and Dr. Ushma Shah, Chief of Equity and Social Justice, School District U-46 Let me begin by emphasizing how insulting it is to … Continue reading

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KTS WEEK IN REVIEW: Can Newt Beat Romney in Florida?

Please join us… On This Week’s Episode: Poor Steve Dahl is still waiting on the phone while fearless (but deathly ill!) reporter William J. Kelly and co-host Warner Todd Huston talk all things Newt Gingrich. Can he still pull off … Continue reading

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Kinzinger on Special Report with Bret Baier

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 11th District)… Ener1 was previously awarded a $118.5 million stimulus grant from the Department of Energy. But, just yesterday (January 26, 2012) Ener1 filed for bankruptcy. In a Special Report interview … Continue reading

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Video Spotlight: Rep. Dold on the State of the Union Address

From the office of Rep. Robert Dold (Ill., 10th District)… WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Congressman Robert J. Dold (IL-10) released a video statement on the President’s State of the Union address and common ground he found with the President: http://dold.house.gov/

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Karen McConnaughay announces support for reform of state pension system

From the campaign to elect Karen McConnaughay to the State Senate (33rd District)… Will support SB 512 to create choices for state workers and reduce taxpayer costs; Will forgo legislator pension St. Charles,IL–State Senate candidate Karen McConnaughay today announced her … Continue reading

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