I give you Mark Kirk, the next U.S. Senator from Illinois
Republican Mark Kirk is running for United States Senate from Illinois. Congressman Kirk has represented Illinois’ 10th District since 2001, and is running against Obama crony mob banker Alexi Giannoulias.
Revelations From the Blago Trial
I should know better, but every day I find myself shaking my head in disbelief at serious issues of corruption and malfeasance regarding the Obama administration that the MSM simply
Expect Some Surprises in the Blago Case
With the Blagojevich case scheduled for trial in six weeks, expect the news to start heating up. CBS Chicago carried a story today that Blago’s lawyers are moving to subpoena
A Daily Show Two-fer: Bashing the Dems Open Thread
For your Saturday morning viewing enjoyment… The first clip is Stewart’s take on Dem fundraiser Hassan Nemazee, with the money quote from Joe Biden (“If I had my way, we’d
The belly of the beast – Chicago
So things around here in Chicago have been *interesting* as of late. According to the Chicago Tribune, Cook County board president Todd Stroger’s approval rating is down to 10%, something
Governor Quinn Is In
Blagojevich is out! Quinn is in! There is gubernatorial hope for corruption-riddled Illinois. Now, admittedly, I don’t agree with Governor Pat Quinn on every issue. But few governors can boast
Politics as Usual…
I’ve been talking about it for a while on here, and now I’m reading others writing about it on the internet. Obama rolled through the campaign season talking about the
Governor, Senator, President?
One Chicago pol is already out. A second looks like he is on his way? Can we be so lucky as to have a third corrupt Chicago pol resign? Heck
What Makes Blago Tick
I posted this on my blog and then decided Red Staters might enjoy it: There’s a famous story about three men sitting outside a country store playing cards. This guy
Blago for Congress…?
Have to hand it to him. Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich may be an amoral heel… but he is one hell of a politician. It is pretty clear now that he
The Video Obama Doesn’t Want Seen
This is a damning video, and shows how deeply Obama and Rahm Emmanuel were entrenched in this affair with the now impeached Gov. Rod Blagojevich. Good video from the RNC.
Burris, Smurris, Just Seat The Guy !
Roland Burris went to Washington with papers in hand stating that he was the Junior Senator from Illinois. Papers that prove that he was appointed legally to fill the Senate
2009 Coming Attractions
2008 was one of the most interesting years in recent history. It held many surprises, which brought both reason to cheer and brought great disappointment. We experienced a historic and
What is Harry Thinking?
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid appears not to know his constitutional law very well. Of course he’s going to seat Roland Burris. Apparently, he just doesn’t realize it yet. When
Blago: The Fitzmas gift that keeps giving
Apparently the news cycle here in Illinois was too slow for the taste of Sir Rod. He decided to name Roland Burris, the former comptroller of the state to the