Category Archives: Illinois House Republican Organization

No Sign of Leadership in Race for New Illinois GOP Chair

-By Doug Ibendahl The Illinois Republican Party’s governing board, the state central committee, is scheduled to meet this Saturday, June 1, at the Hilton in Springfield to pick a new state chairman. There are reportedly eight “finalists” for the chairman’s … Continue reading

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Mark Shaw: Also Not The Right Man for Illinois GOP Chairman

There are positives about 10th Congressional District State Central Committeeman Mark Shaw. First of all he founded his own law firm in 1995 after completing his education as a pharmacist and working in that field at the start of his … Continue reading

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Just as Bad: Proof of Ill. GOP Consorting With Union Thugs

-By Warner Todd Huston Trevor Loudon attended last week’s GOP convention and discovered the sad evidence that the Illinois Republican Party is just as bad as Democrats in its desire to consort with extremist, left-wing Marxists and union thugs — … Continue reading

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Mike Madigan’s 11 favorite Republicans

-By Doug Ibendahl Mike Madigan is having a nice chuckle today at the expense of the Illinois Republican Party. That’s assuming of course Mike Madigan even thinks about the Illinois Republican Party. My sense is Madigan worries about the Illinois … Continue reading

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IL GOP Delegates Furious Over ‘Rigged’ Convention

From William J. Kelly…

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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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Morrison: Time for Illinois Republicans to Reclaim Right to Vote

-By Sean Morrison As American citizens, we are proud that “we the people” have the freedom and the right to vote for our leaders. No matter the party affiliation, in our democracy we, by a majority vote, choose our elected … Continue reading

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ILL. GOP Convention Committee Member Urges Passage of Direct Election Resolution

-By Doug Ibendahl John Parrott is one of the best and most principled Republican County Chairmen in Illinois. Republicans are lucky to have John looking after their interests as a member of the Platform and Resolutions Committee at the State … Continue reading

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Cook County Republican Slate Officially Files Candidacy Paperwork

From the Cook County Republican Party… CHICAGO, IL – The slate of Cook County Republican countywide candidates filed their official paperwork yesterday, filing with 6,384 signatures which is nearly three times the number of signatures required. “I want to thank … Continue reading

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Report from the Chair of the 13th CD Selection Committee

-By Jon Zahm When I started this blog I expressed concerns of conflicts of interest with State Party Chairman Pat Brady serving as Chair of the committee. To his credit, Brady stood down and asked 18th CD State Central Committeeman … Continue reading

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