Illinois Straw Poll Results In Continued Failure
This past week, the Illinois GOP has been running their online straw poll to determine who the Illinois Republican voters like in the GOP primary for President. Yesterday, November 5th, the Illinois GOP also had multiple locations in Illinois where people could walk in and vote in the straw poll as well. To cast a ballot, a voter only had to provide a minimum $5 | Read More »
RINOs Need Not Apply?
The RNC Resolution Concerning Party Support of Candidates: WHEREAS, the Republican National Committee, the National Republican Congressional Committee and the National Republican Senatorial Committee have recently supported primary or special election candidates who professed allegiance to the Republican Party but who, as their circumstances changed and to serve their own interests, turned against the Republican Party and became or supported a candidate of another party; | Read More »
IL GOP Chairman Dismisses The Tea Partiers/9-12ers/Conservatives As “Fringe Element”?
My hangover from celebrating Scott Brown’s victory hasn’t even worn off yet, and here we have another headache to deal with. The Illinois Republican Party Chairman Pat Brady has, in essence, called every Tea Partier/9-12er/conservative in Illinois a “fringe element”. He does actually call us out by name, but the inference is there. As I have stated before in prior posts, I have traveled across | Read More »
, Aaron Schock
, Gun Owners of America
, Illinois Republican Party
, John McCain
, John Shimkus
, Laura Ingraham
, Mark Kirk
, Mark Levin
, Pat Brady
, Patrick Hughes
, Scott Brown
, Tea Party Nation
, Tim Johnson
Is the Illinois Republican Party Protecting Mark Kirk?
We have known for quite awhile now that Rep. Mark Kirk, aka “He Who Shall Not Be Nominated” to conservatives in Illinois, has been the darling child of the left and the Republican establishment. Sen. John McCain came out very early and endorsed Mark Kirk. As did Rep. John Shimkus (Republican – 19th US Congressional District Illinois) and others. They endorsed before anyone else had | Read More »