Monthly Archives: May 2012

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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Video: Occupier Destroys Huge NATO Banner

-By Warner Todd Huston John Ruberry of Marathon Pundit has been down at some of the protests of the NATO Summit. He caught some video of the idiots destroying a NATO banner… After this afternoon’s G-8 National Nurses United Rally … Continue reading

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Roskam Meets with Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat in Washington

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Peter Roskam (IL-06) sat down with the Mayor of Jerusalem Nir Barkat to discuss the future of Jerusalem and the economic development of the city … Continue reading

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Walsh Stands Up for Victims of Domestic Violence

From the campaign to reelect Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… WASHINGTON – Congressman Joe Walsh (IL-8) released the following statement after voting in favor of the Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization of 2012 (VAWA) that passed the House. … Continue reading

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Schilling Calls on Senate to ‘Lead by Example’

From the campaign to reelect Bobby Schilling (Illinois 17th District)… Senate once again fails to pass budget or propose alternative EAST MOLINE, Ill.—With a unanimous 99-0 rejection of President Obama’s budget proposal, the U.S. Senate has now extended their streak … Continue reading

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Lennie Jarratt Announces Formation of New Citizen Initiative, ‘For Our Children’s Future’

(Round Lake, IL – May 16, 2012) Lennie Jarratt announces the formation of a new citizen initiative focused on bringing fiscal sanity and sustainability to our local taxing bodies, especially our schools. This initiative will start by reaching out to … Continue reading

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This Weekend on Champion News, Sunday, May 20 at 8AM on WIND AM 560 Radio

CHAMPION NEWS TALK RADIO: This week’s guest is Dr. Barbara Bellar, GOP Candidate for State Senate- District 18 Dr. Bellar, a Chicago native. is a physician and a veteran Army major and a former Benedictine nun. While working full-time, she … Continue reading

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