Update on IL-02: Democrats starting up their internecine primary war.

    Do you know what the most terrifying thing is about this Politico article (“Blacks fret free-for-all for Jesse Jackson Jr. seat*”)? It’s the very last paragraph: “There’s going to be a lot of people running no matter what,” [soon-to-be former Democratic Congresswoman Debbie] Halvorson said. “This is the chance of a lifetime. Open seats don’t come along very often.” ‘Open seats don’t come along very | Read More »

    Debbie Halvorson Goes With the Nazi Card

    Adam Kinzinger is running for Congress against Debbie Halvorson in Illinois.On September 15th, at an Americans for Prosperity event, left-wing protestors showed up with posters depicting Kinzinger as a Nazi. They also had pictures of Sarah Palin with Hitler mustaches, etc.The Kinzinger campaign filmed the protestors and followed them. Guess where the protestors went with their signs?Back to Debbie Halvorson’s campaign headquarters. Kinzinger is demanding | Read More »

    Debbie Halvorson Goes With the Nazi Card

    Adam Kinzinger is running for Congress against Debbie Halvorson in Illinois.On September 15th, at an Americans for Prosperity event, left-wing protestors showed up with posters depicting Kinzinger as a Nazi. They also had pictures of Sarah Palin with Hitler mustaches, etc.The Kinzinger campaign filmed the protestors and followed them. Guess where the protestors went with their signs?Back to Debbie Halvorson’s campaign headquarters. Kinzinger is demanding | Read More »

    Adam Kinzinger (R CAND, IL-11) up in two polls.

    This Hill article is not quite accurate: If this is any indication of where the healthcare debate has left Democrats, they could be in trouble. Rep. Debbie Halvorson (D-Ill.) trails her reelection race by six points in the first public House poll conducted after the healthcare debate. The Public Opinion Strategies (R) poll for Iraq veteran Adam Kinzinger (R), which is set to be released | Read More »

    Adam Kinzinger (IL-11) for Congress.

    Now that the Illinois primary is over, we can show you the official GOP candidate for IL-11. Meet Adam Kinzinger: (Donate to Adam Kinzinger here: he’s trying to raise 10K by 02/10/10.) Adam’s a fiscal conservative, military veteran (Air NG, served overseas), and pro-life; his hobbies include toppling incumbents in elections, advocating smaller government, and subduing would-be knife-wielding maniacs with his bare hands. His opponent, | Read More »

    Another Drop Added to the Flood

    Even though I have been lurking (and occasionally posting / commenting) at Red State and a few other sites on the right side of the blogosphere since 2004, I had never attended a political event until today. This evening, I met the future Congressman from Illinois’s 11th District, Adam Kinsinger, at an open house for the official grand opening of his campaign headquarters.  Everyone there | Read More »

    Meet Adam Kinzinger (R Cand, IL-11).

    Brian’s excellent post about Debbie Halvorson and her fake independence lacked only one thing: this. Not his fault – it took a little bit of finding – but it’s an excuse to put this front and center. Adam’s main site is, of course, here. It’d be great if he hit his fundraising number by the deadline, wouldn’t it? Moe Lane Crossposted to Moe Lane.

    Debbie Halvorson’s Embarrassing Cave

    Check out this video of Representative Debbie Halvorson (D-IL) bragging that Barack Obama could not pressure her into voting for cap-and-trade legislation: This video is very helpful for several reasons.