R. Hunter Biden A Lobbyist ?
Barack Obama said he is against lobbyists then I have a good question for him. Why did you pick Sen. Joe Biden as your running mate who has a son that is a lobbyist? I sure would like to hear your answer! Here is an an article below. http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601070&sid=a6QrVqdTZKv4&refer=home Sen. Obama you say you want to change Washington… To what?? Or is it that change | Read More »
Barack Obama ……….. the 3 AM Call……..
Barack Obama has never made a decision that could affect the security of the United States or to help protect allies. Just imagine it’s 3:00 AM in the morning ,the red Phone rings ……… Crisis In the Middle East has arose, Iran now has a nuclear war head and now missles from Russia and launched an attack on Israel What Would You do Barack? Or | Read More »
John McCain Must Open Campaign Offices in ILLINOIS
John McCain Must Open Campaign Offices in ILLINOIS to make Obama spend more money on advertising and make him answer for his record here in ILLINOIS and in the US Senate..
A good “SIGN”
I believe it is worth mentioning that I have yet to see an Obama yard sign while I driver through my neighborhood to and from work….What’s the big deal about that???? I live on the southwest side of Chicago, in a neighborhood that is pro democrat….I can’t remember the last time Cook County went red in a Presidential Election….the Chicago collar counties traditionally go red…it | Read More »
I admit it, Mr Obama has not requested earmarks for quite some time. Senator McCain does not utilize earmarks either. I commend each for that step towards fiscal responsibility. (Not easy living in Alaska) But a simple statement on earmarks may warrant fact checking, so I did some research. As many know, Mr Obama has been on the campaign trail since Feb 07. He has | Read More »
In 2002, Barack Obama Supported Infanticide and I’ve Got the Transcript of His Words
Promoted up top in light of tonight’s debate. Editorial Note: People forget this issue came up more than once in Illinois. In 2001, Obama was concerned about abortion rights and the impact the Born Alive Infant Protection Act would have on abortion rights. In 2002, those concerns were addressed and fixed in the legislation. Now Obama’s concerns were more clear. His views on life had | Read More »
Obama’s mentor to retire from IL State Senate
Barack Obama’s mentor, Emil Jones, will announce his resignation from the Illinois State Senate today, according to the Chicago Tribune. The Tribune describes Obama as Jones’ protege. Rumors are floating that Jones is wrapped up in a criminal investigation. We will keep you updated… We have written about his own private slush fund in the past. In the meantime, here’s what you need to know | Read More »
CORRUPT DEM WATCH: Dead People’s Signatures Nominated IL State Senator
(h/t TeamAmerica) Illinois State Senator Terry Link (D-Lake County) is finding his campaign, and likely himself, in a bit of a bind. Having used the typical Chciago Democrat logic that dead people’s pens are mightier than living people’s votes, two of Link’s nominating petition signature gatherers have been indicted by a grand jury. The issue was brought up by Link’s Dem primary opponent, but was | Read More »
Illinois GOP misses opportunity
From the diaries by Erick. I live in southern Illinois (real southern Illinois, not just south of Chicago), but found myself near Springfield this weekend. I had some time, so I decided to head out to the State Fair and see what was going on. It was a beautiful day, and my husband and I went on a search for the Illinois GOP tent. We | Read More »
Illinois Towns Repealing Handgun Bans (AP)
Here’s hoping the trend continues. MORTON GROVE — In 1981, this quiet northern Chicago suburb made history by becoming the first municipality in the nation to ban the possession of handguns. Twenty-seven years later, Morton Grove has repealed its law, bowing to a U.S. Supreme Court decision in June that affirmed homeowners’ right to keep guns for self-defense. … Wilmette, another Chicago suburb, voted to | Read More »
A Great Lakes Eco ‘Catastrophe’ That ISN’T
The Chicago Tribune posted a story in the July 30 edition that highlights the often absurd hyperbole all too common in the language of environmentalists and eco-watchers. The story detailed the findings of scientists studying Lake Michigan and the ecology of the Great Lakes, one of them saying it is in “catastrophic” shape. Native fish and vegetation are being crowded out by new species and | Read More »
Sauerberg for Senate! Rail on Durbin!
The latest in the Dick Durbin saga shows another huge gap between the liberal and conservative approaches to our energy situation. His suggestion? Put more money into building Amtrak cars. pin drops OK, seriously, Durbin thinks that by expanding capacity of Amtrak, we can help people who find gas prices to be too high. However, this is not really a solution as much as it | Read More »
Shocker: Dem Governor Wants to Illegally Expand Government
In Illinois, Gov. Rod Blagojevich (D) wants to move the state’s Dept. of Transportation out of the capital city, Springfield, and into downstate Harrisburg. Using the usual twisted Democrat logic, he believes that more government will make people happier and give them better lives. At first, it sounds good: “That would provide both millions of dollars in economic benefit for a region that badly needs | Read More »
I BACK MAC!!! How We Can Win, 1952-Style
The last time that the general election’s final candidates did not feature either the incumbent President or Vice President was 1952, when Dwight Eisenhower (R-KS) took on Adlai Stevenson, Jr. (D-IL). The contest had many similarities to 2008: -The Republican was a war hero -The Democrat was a skilled orator -The Democrat was from Illinois -The current (then-Korean, now-Iraq) war’s status/success was hotly debated -The | Read More »
Bar Complaint Filed Against Obama For His Lack of Honesty
Though Obama has not released his bar application (transparency is just a bumper sticker for him), someone has filed a bar complaint. The complaint charges Barack Obama with failing to disclose his drug use. As I’ve written about in the past, bar applications are lengthy things to fill out and they go into a host of details from drug use to parking tickets. Given how | Read More »