Category Archives: Media Bias

Eric Khon Slams Rich Miller as Anti-Capitalist

-By Warner Todd Huston Eric Kohn over at Illinois Mirror has a great piece that highlights the main difference between real capitalism and the sort of crony capitalism (which isn’t capitalism at all) that the left so dearly loves. Rich … Continue reading

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Angry over Losses, Durkin Targets Proft and Independent Expenditures

By Fran Eaton CHICAGO – In a press conference following yesterday’s Republican unity event, Illinois House Minority Leader Jim Durkin made it clear that he didn’t appreciate outside groups funding challengers to House incumbents. Durkin told reporters he was outraged … Continue reading

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School Districts: Separate But Equal?

-By Lennie Jarratt Given the fact that educational opportunities are a significant factor in allowing students to move out of poverty, how can trapping children in failing schools because of their social strata be moral for a society, especially a … Continue reading

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Chicago Sun-Times’ Carol Marin Indulges Her Inner Bigot

-By Warner Todd Huston Looks like long-time Chicago investigative reporter Carol Marin really laid her hate for everyone right of center bare with her lie-filled attack on WLS radio personality and political operative Dan Proft last week. Marin, a reporter … Continue reading

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Ill. GOP Gov’s Race: And Then There Were Three

-By Chris Robling From the start of this race for the Gubernatorial nomination, my statement has been, “I support all four candidates.” No more. Why? There are only three. It is time for Dan Rutherford to internalize the fact that … Continue reading

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State of Illinois Spends Money to Advertise Obamacare on the Onion

CHICAGO (AP) – This isn’t a joke. Public officials at the Illinois health insurance marketplace say they are launching ads aimed at young adults in the satirical online newspaper The Onion. Banner ads on The Onion website will depict a … Continue reading

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Illinois Policy Institute Employee Files Suit Over Media Credentials

Scott Reeder, Illinois Policy Institute’s “journalist in residence” filed a federal lawsuit in Springfield Tuesday against House Speaker Mike Madigan, Senate President John Cullerton and their respective press aids after being denied media credentials. Reeder (photo right) writes via the … Continue reading

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When a CNN Sports Dolt Tries to Explain Chicago’s Gun Problem With Laughable Results

-By Warner Todd Huston CNN sports writer LZ Granderson tried to write a serious column about Chicago’s gun ban laws and only ended up making himself look foolish for the effort. This is what happens when sports dorks try to … Continue reading

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Illinois Obamacare Federal Stimulus for Politically Correct State Groups

Obamacare is a slush fund only for Obama’s pals… Illinois is funneling millions of federal dollars to politically-correct and politically-connected organizations such as the SEIU and the Chicago Federation of Local Workers to hire in-person counselors whose jobs will be … Continue reading

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Fox News Announces Its First Ailes Junior Reporter Program Journalist for Chicago

-By Warner Todd Huston In 2011 Fox News started a new program to encourage young journalists to enter the field and one of the first graduates from the program is going to be based right here in Chicago. Garrett Tenney … Continue reading

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