3rd Congressional District Committeeman Angel Garcia is the next candidate I recommend for removal from consideration for the Illinois Republican Party Chairman post.
Garcia has shown little respect for the Illinois Republican Party platform, taking demonstrable actions against it over and over again. He has been a leading ally of radicals who back open borders with Mexico. In fact, April 20, 2011 the Illinois Review published the following article about a group called “Immigration PAC” where left wing Democrat Congressman Luis Gutierrez was Honorary Chairman, and Cook Democrat Party Chairman Joe Berrios and Angel Garcia served together on the PAC Board of Directors.
As 3rd Congressional District Committeeman, Garcia inserted himself into the March, 2012 Republican primary to back Jim Falvey, a moderate with multiple Democrat primary votes, against a strong, dedicated Republican local activist named Richard Grabowski. Despite being badly outspent by the wealthy Falvey, Grabowski won this primary in a landslide 20,536 to 10,287. Here is the press release from the Falvey campaign that actually credits Garcia for getting Falvey into the primary in the first place. It is not an appropriate role of a party leader to force divisive primaries and then take the side of the candidate less committed to the Republican party platform….
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