Monthly Archives: June 2012

Racine Tea Party Rally for Scott Walker/Kleefisch (Also Paul Ryan, Dana Loesch, Tony Katz, More)

-By Warner Todd Huston This morning I got up bright and early, jumped into the car and took a drive up into Wisconsin to witness the Racine Tea Party rally in support of Wisc. Governor Scott Walker. Speakers included the … Continue reading

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Hultgren Huddle- Focusing on Veterans‏

From the office of Rep. Randy Hultgren (R, Illinois 14th District)… All About Veterans: Hultgren on Honoring Commitments and Helping with the Transition Back Home Job Fairs Just for Vets Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America Windy City Smart Job … Continue reading

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Democrats not filing a candidate in the 52nd

-By Jon Zahm The Democratic Party Chairmen in the 52nd District have decided not to file a candidate, according to a well-placed source. It is a 57% Republican District. A conservative benefactor, who I will name “Ike,” told me that … Continue reading

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Albracht Questions Ethics in Jacobs ‘Racino’ Vote

From the Albracht for Senate campaign… In July 2009 the Dispatch-Argus quoted Senator Mike Jacobs as voting in favor of “Video Gambling” as a possible source of revenue to help build WIU. In the same article it was clear that … Continue reading

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Was Illinois GOP ‘Paid Off’ to Vote for Obamacare?

From William J. Kelly… Angry about the Illinois GOP’s vote on Obamacare? Chicago, IL – Republicans, conservatives, and tea party activists are livid over the betrayal of trust in last week’s sneaky move by some in the State GOP leadership … Continue reading

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Congress Woman Biggert Demands Opponent Take Position of Keystone Pipeline

-By Warner Todd Huston Republican Congresswoman Judy Biggert, running for the 11th Congressional district seat, wants to know where her opponent, one-time Democrat Congressman Bill Foster, stand on the Keystone Pipeline. Does he support it? If not, why not? Biggert … Continue reading

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Illinois Congressmen Roskam, Walsh, Dold, Hultgren Respond to Latest Jobs Numbers

-By Warner Todd Huston Four Illinois Congressmen released statements on the dismal jobs numbers released by the federal government this week. Congressmen Peter Roskam (R, 6th District), Joe Walsh (R, 8th District), Robert Dold (R, 10th District), and Randy Hultgren … Continue reading

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Controversial Same Sex Marriage Lawsuits in Illinois, ‘Without Merit,’ Say Thomas More Society Attorneys

From the Thomas Moore Society… On Wednesday, May 30, the ACLU and Lambda Legal Defense Fund filed lawsuits against David Orr, the Clerk of Cook County, challenging the Illinois law reserving marriage to opposite-sex couples. In compliance with the Illinois … Continue reading

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Hultgren Applauds Passage of Bill to Provide for Veterans

From the office of Rep. Randy Hultgren (R, Illinois 14th District)… Washington, D.C. –U.S. Rep. Randy Hultgren (IL-14) was pleased to support H.R. 5854, the Fiscal Year 2013 Millitary Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bill, which passed the House of … Continue reading

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13th CD Gets Its Candidate

-By Warner Todd Huston Well, the 13th Congressional District has had it’s Republican candidate for Congress appointed by the Illinois GOP. Before I get to that, I apologize for not getting this up sooner as I had taken a break … Continue reading

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