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Senator John McCain to Headline March 12th Event for David McSweeney

From the campaign to elect David McSweeney State Rep., 52nd District… Barrington Township: David McSweeney, candidate for State Representative in the 52nd District, is announcing a March 12th event to be headlined by former Republican Presidential Nominee, and Senator from … Continue reading

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Officials and Candidates to Hold Property Tax Appeals Forum In Response to Soaring Property Taxes

From the campaign to elect Jonathan Greenburg to the State House (57th District)… Northbrook, IL ­­– Homeowners in Northfield Township and across Illinois have been squeezed by our troubled economy and by the terrible financial mess we’ve been driven into … Continue reading

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Did Leader Cross’ Candidate Illegally Use State Workers to Gather Petitions?

-By Warner Todd Huston On Monday I posted the letter from David McSweeny informing his supporters that he was challenging the petitions filed for Kent Gaffney. The two, along with Tea Party favorite Danielle Rowe, are running for the 52nd … Continue reading

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Illinois Lawmaker: ‘The Occupy Movement is Not Lawful, Peaceful Assembly’

-By Warner Todd Huston A heated exchange took place on the floor of the Illinois House of Representatives Tuesday, the fireworks the result of a resolution honoring the anti-American protesters at Occupy Chicago. It appears that several GOP lawmakers were … Continue reading

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Newt Gingrich Volunteer Effort Surfaces in McHenry County

-By Cal Skinner Nunda Township Republican Precinct Committeeman Mike Shorten has sent out an email indicating he wants to form a local Newt Gingrich for President organization. With Gingrich’s only local appearance having been a house part in the Barrington … Continue reading

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Is Rep. Joe Walsh Going to Switch Districts? Or Not, as the Case May Be?

-By Warner Todd Huston Rumors are coursing through McHenry and Cook Counties that Representative Joe Walsh is going to switch districts for his upcoming re-election campaign… or keep the same one, as the case may be. And you can blame … Continue reading

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Union Boss Gets Free State Money for Kid’s College Tuition

-By Warner Todd Huston You might recall in October when it was discovered that a few union bosses had paid off Illinois lawmakers to write a law that allowed union bosses to serve as a substitute teacher for one day … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Message from Congressman Walsh‏

(Ed. Sorry I was a bit late with this one.) From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… As we gather tomorrow with our loved ones to celebrate a national day of Thanksgiving, I am reminded of … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Story: Why There Are No Communist Pilgrims

-By Warner Todd Huston With as Euroized as Democrats and their supporters in our miseducation establishment have become these days, one shouldn’t be surprised to learn that one of the important lessons of Plymouth Colony — popularly known as the … Continue reading

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Kinzinger Questions Loss of Half a Billion Dollars in Solyndra Loans

From the office of Rep. Adam Kinzinger (R, Illinois 11th District)… Kinzinger Questions Energy Secretary Chu Over Potential Loss of Taxpayers’ Half a Billion Dollars in Solyndra Loan Guarantee WASHINGTON, D.C. – During questioning by U.S. Congressman Adam Kinzinger (IL-11), … Continue reading

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