Monthly Archives: May 2012

RightOnLine – Las Vegas, June 15-17 — BE THERE!

-By Warner Todd Huston I’m headed to Vegas next month. Here’s why… The event sponsored by Americans For Prosperity has already confirmed many of the speakers such as Michelle Malkin, Scott Rassmussen, Jonah Goldberg, Dana Loesch, and a host of … Continue reading

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In November, Don’t Forget the Left’s War on America

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Rage in the Illinois House

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois House Rep Mike Bost (R, Murphysboro) came to his wits end over the last second introduction of a pension reform bill by House Speaker Michael Madigan (D). The bill was introduced only minutes before Madigan … Continue reading

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Too Many Illinois Republican Congressmen Giving Unions Free Tax Dollars

-By Warner Todd Huston >For such a blue state, Illinois has some rather good Republicans in Congress, but on one issue many of them consistently fail. That is in their unfortunate support for Big Labor. The issue of Project Labor … Continue reading

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McHenry GOP Chairman Now Trying to Thwart Will of his OWN Committeemen?

-By Warner Todd Huston The effort to get the McHenry GOP to give its stamp of approval to Tonya Franklin who has volunteered to run against Democrat House Member “Chainsaw” Jack Franks, as Call Skinner calls him, has taken an … Continue reading

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Radogno uses Lameduck Republicans to Support Obamacare, Tax Hikes, and Democrats

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Senate has passed HB 5007, which is a waiver for Cook County’s Medicaid system (see roll call below). The bill was passed with the stipulation that it will go into effect only if the Illinois General … Continue reading

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U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald Stepping Down

U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald has announced he is retiring from the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

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McHenry County GOP’s Great Failure Mirrors State Party’s

-By Warner Todd Huston Cal Skinner over at the McHenry County Blog has been following the failure of the County GOP to bother finding and slating candidates to run against Democrats in the county — specifically House Rep Jack Franks. … Continue reading

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Civil Rights Make no Appearance in Obama NATO Afghanistan Address

-By Warner Todd Huston One of George W. Bush’s real achievements in Afghanistan was his push for civil rights for Afghani women. Real successes were had as girls were at last allowed to go to school and women began to … Continue reading

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A Blogger at NATO 2012, What I Saw on Day One

-By Warner Todd Huston I was awarded press credentials for NATO’s 2012 Summit in Chicago and, having no idea what to expect, what I found on day one was a study in contrasts. What occurred was sometimes amusing, often mundane, … Continue reading

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