The Chicago Way
Tony Peraica is one of the few outspoken Republicans in the Chicago area – and we see here that the “Chicago Way” is still alive and well… <A HREF=”http://www.suntimes.com/news/24-7/1563364,tony-peraica-shooting-home-riverside-050709.article”>Tony Peraica
“The typical American is not a good citizen…”
(Via Glenn Reynolds) I’d submit this without comment: …except where’s the fun in that? Not that I have much to add: when you have members of your group saying things
Gov Pat Quinn calls for Burris to resign.
[UPDATE] Well, well, well: I may be happy to be proven wrong in this case: “Illinois governor says Burris should resign Quinn says a new senator should be chosen by
Chicago Suburban Democrats Throw Homeless Man off Ballot
Savor that headline, will you? The Democratic stronghold of Oak Park, home of trendy downtown shops and many Obama signs, is working with its lawyers to keep a homeless man
Gregg Withdraws From Commerce Nomination
Sen. Judd Gregg (R-NH) has just withdrawn his name from consideration to be the next Secretary of Commerce. Via Hot Air, Michelle Malkin has Gregg’s statement [emphasis mine]:“However, it has
This Guy for Secretary of Commerce
I had half-jokingly thought this guy would be the best pick. More on this later. President Barack Obama’s idea to put Republican New Hampshire Senator Judd Gregg to be the
Senators: Roland Burris & Dick Durbin Representative: Jesse Jackson, Jr. Illinois Governor: Rod Blogojevich (arrested) Illinois House leader: Mike Madigan Illinois Attorney General: Lisa Madigan (daughter of Mike) Chicago Mayor: Richard M.
BREAKING: Blago Gone!!!
Rod Blagojevich was just convicted in his impeachment trial in the Illinois Senate. A 2/3 vote was needed. It was unanimous, 59-0. Congratulations to new Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn.
He must have found a buyer
Rahm Emanuel will leave his seat on Friday, according to Roll Call. If you’ll remember, it seems Emanuel’s conversations with Blago involved finding a suitable seat warmer for Rahm. He
THE JACKSON DUO AND PRESIDENT BIDEN
THE JESSE JACKSON DUO AND PRESIDENT BIDEN I guess I shouldn’t talk since I live in a liberal cesspool, Nueva York, but I’ve at least been blessed not to live in Illinois
Charges Against Blago Imply Obama Camp Link
The Chicago Tribune has posted the text of the federal complaint against Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich. It’s a fascinating read. And one of the specific charges seems to strongly imply
Chicago: Where services are only available on union hours, but you have to pay 24/7
The city of Chicago is pushing through two changes: first, side streets will now only be plowed during union working hours, which apparently are weekdays 7am-3pm (hat tip: Neal Boortz,
NEWS FLASH: Ayers and Obama Again!
Thiswas on AOL News this morning: “Bill Ayers (R), co-founder of the organization Weather Underground, chats with other voters after casting his vote in the U.S. presidential election at the
The Chicago mafia descends
The new White House Chief of Staff is Chicago congressman Rahm Emanuel.President-elect Barack Obama has it all figured out already. Axelrod’s angling for a White House job, and there will