Category Archives: Cook County Board of Review

What Happened at the Illinois GOP Convention? Mostly Status Quo, But…

-By Warner Todd Huston The Illinois Republican Party held its 2012 Party Convention this weekend. On the docket was addressing some asked for rules changes and picking a slate of delegates to the GOP national convention to nominate Mitt Romney … Continue reading

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Cook County Board of Review Update‏

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… What’s new at the Board of Review On April 24th the Board of Review closed its 2011 assessment appeal review year. This was the earliest closing in recent … Continue reading

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Patlak: A tap on your shoulder … from the Chicago Tribune‏

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… The Chicago Tribune has released “A tap on your shoulder … Final reminders on how you can start fixing a broke, broken state.” In this final reminder of … Continue reading

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Skullduggery: New Trier GOP committeeman Fired for Opposing ‘Liar’ Sean Morrison?

-By Warner Todd Huston There is a bit of skullduggery afoot in the Cook County GOP (I know, I know, that’s not really news). It appears that a GOP committeeman that was appointed to an open seat was summarily dismissed … Continue reading

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Annual NW Suburban GOP Lincoln Day Dinner — Newt, Roskam, Walsh, Dold, Schock

-By Warner Todd Huston I attended the annual Northwest Suburban Republican Lincoln Day Dinner March 14 and took a handful of photos for your interest. This year’s special guest speaker was Former Speaker of the House of Representatives Newt Gingrich, … Continue reading

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Patlak: Sean Morrison Abuses Legal Process for Political Gain

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… Cook County–Illinois Republican Chairman Pat Brady has already called on Sean Morrison to drop out of the race. With Morrison’s latest abuse of process, it is no wonder … Continue reading

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NBC News Bombshell: Whistleblower Claims ‘Shakedown’ by Incumbent BOR Commissioner Patlak

From the campaign for Morrison for Cook County Board of Review… Here is an important news update from the Cook County Board of Review race: NBC News Bombshell: Whistleblower Claims “Shakedown” by Incumbent BOR Commissioner Dan Patlak Cook County, IL … Continue reading

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Chicago Trib Says For Cook County Board Of Review: Dan Patlak

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… Today the Chicago Tribune endorsed Dan Patlak For Cook County Board of Review. In the endorsement they point to Dan’s experience and results: “Patlak’s deep experience before joining … Continue reading

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Patlak Picks Up Daily Herald Endorsement, Comments on Opponent Being Sued

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… Dan Patlak has received the Daily Herald endorsement for Commissioner of the Cook County Board Of Review. The Editorial says: “Morrison hasn’t made a strong case for replacing … Continue reading

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Race Between Patlak and Morrison, Taking Sides

-By Warner Todd Huston The race for the Republican seat on the Cook County Board of Review is white hot, or maybe brown as in the brown of mudslinging. Challenger candidate Sean Morrison hit the ground running with a slew … Continue reading

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