Category Archives: Campaign Finance

Read The Full Indictment of Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr.

-By Warner Todd Huston Congressman (former) Jesse Jackson, Jr. of Chicago has been formally indicted on misuse of campaign funds. He used campaign money to buy himself fur coats and Hollywood memorabilia (such as Bruce Lee and Michael Jackson collectibles). … Continue reading

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Duckworth Violates FEC Laws – Fails to Disclose by Transparency Deadline

From the campaign to reelect Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… As of the October 15 filing deadline, Tammy Duckworth had not fully disclosed her fundraising for the July through September fundraising period. The Federal Election Commission requires all … Continue reading

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CHICAGO TRIBUNE: Rahm Backers Buying Influence in Illinois GOP

-By William Kelly Chicago, Illinois, October 2, 2012 – An article in Monday’s Chicago Tribune reaffirmed a well-known political reality: the Illinois Republican Party is for sale. The new buyers? Top contributors and advisers to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel. In … Continue reading

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Don’t Elect Dee Beaubien: The Dangers of not Having Parental Consent Laws for Abortion

From Don’t Elect Dee Baubein… Illinois does not have a parental consent law in effect before a minor teen girl could have an abortion. This is due to radical groups like Personal PAC and the politicians, and wannabe politicians, like … Continue reading

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Who is Terry Cosgrove Besides Being Dee Beaubien’s Biggest Backer?

From Don’t Elect Dee… Dee Liberal’s biggest backer is proud of his work electing Pat Quinn over Bill Brady. Every time you pay your higher taxes remember Terry Cosgrove. He could care less about taxes, the economy, or jobs. All … Continue reading

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Republican Leader Tom Cross to Headline McSweeney Fundraiser

From the campaign to elect David McSweeney State Rep., 52nd District… Candidate for State Representative in the 52nd District, David McSweeney, is pleased to announce a fundraiser featuring Illinois House Republican Leader Tom Cross. The event will be held on … Continue reading

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Walsh: Liberal Super PACs Can’t Buy this Election‏

From the campaign to reelect Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… You and I know this election cannot be bought by liberal elites with an extreme agenda. But that is exactly what Tammy Duckworth’s allies at CREDO Super PAC … Continue reading

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Questions Abound on Ill. GOP Fundraising

-By Warner Todd Huston Two reports (three, actually) on political donations being made to the Illinois GOP have been rattling the blogosphere this week raising some serious questions about who is donating to the Ill. GOP and where that money … Continue reading

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Illinois GOP’s money transfers demand some answers

-By Doug Ibendahl The Illinois Republican Party’s latest financial disclosure report filed with the Illinois State Board of Elections demands some answers from State Party Chairman Pat Brady and other party officials. I’m not prepared to call it money laundering … Continue reading

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Walsh Posts Strong First Quarter Fundraising Dollars

From the campaign to reelect Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… Duckworth only raises 3% of her money in the district Yesterday Congressman Joe Walsh released his first quarter fundraising totals. Due to the March 20th Primary, these numbers … Continue reading

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