Category Archives: Protests

AFP: Governor Averts Strike and Sells Out Illinois Taxpayers

From Americans For Prosperity-Illinois… Quinn Caves to Powerful State Employee Union Despite Tough Talk Springfield, IL – Reacting to reports the Quinn Administration and AFSCME Council 31 have reached a tentative agreement on a state employee contract, Americans for Prosperity … Continue reading

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Video Coverage: Saturday’s Recall Walker Rally- Not Safe For Work

RebelPundit has the video of the ignoranti that make up the Wisconsin recall effort, union thugs, left-wingers and other anti-Americans, that reveals that their behavior is not the sort you’d want your children to see. Rebelpundit terms his video “not … Continue reading

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Spring Grove Tea Party Members Rally for Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker

-By Cal Skinner, McHenry County Blog Earlier this weekend, I ran an article about how McHenry County Democrats had been encouraged to go to Wisconsin to work on the Recall Scott Walker effort. Saturday Lori Lee White and her husband … Continue reading

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Occupy Protestor Vomits on Rep. Walsh’s Office Carpet

-By Warner Todd Huston The Occupy nuts are at it again. This time, apparently on Wednesday one of them vomited on the Washington office floor of Illinois Representative Joe Walsh (R, 8th District). Walsh unleashed a little Tweet just after … 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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Wisc.: Walker’s Union Reforms Are Working! (A Lesson for Illinois)

-By Warner Todd Huston Governor Scott Walker was the worst devil the unions could imagine. They targeted him and Wisconsin’s Republicans mercilessly earlier this year. Fortunately, the unions and their Democrat handmaidens lost most of these battles. But now some … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street Video Shocker: Young Man Threatens Oakland Police

(I know this silly kid isn’t in Illinois, but this is too funny to leave unposted.) Pokesomi has hand cuffs and he’s not afraid to use them… Occupy THAT, America!

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Occupy Chicago Sign: ‘Dear Rich Straight White Dudes, F**K Off’

-By Warner Todd Huston Like the rest of the large cities in the US, Chicago is currently suffering with small pockets of Occupy protesters and their ever-present signs. And like every other big city these signs are often misspelled, sometimes … Continue reading

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