14th Congressional District State Central Committeeman Candidate Stan Bond Sends Email

A press release from Stan Bond: I’m Ready For Change At The State Central Committee. Are You? As a candidate running for State Central Committee in the 14th District I am committed to working for change and for a healthier Republican … Continue reading

Pro-Lifers Endorse Cook, Reject Barb Wheeler, for 14th District State Central Committeeman

A press release from local Pro-Life groups: Right to Life Groups Endorse Bob Cook for 14th State Central Committeeman Crystal Lake, Illinois, April 16, 2014 – In a unanimous vote the officers of Lake and McHenry County Right to Life … Continue reading

Congressman Randy Hultgren Endorses Barb Wheeler to be His State Central Committeeman

A letter from 16th Congressman Randy Hultgren: Dear Committeeman, I’m writing to you today to offer my support for state Rep. Barb Wheeler for Republican State Central Committeeman for the 14th Congressional District. Barb is a good friend and a … Continue reading

712,813 – Size of New Illinois Congressional Districts – Where the People Came From

Did you know that each congressional district but two in Illinois have 712,813 people? The other two have 712,812. So, as far as making them of equal size, Illinois Democrats did a superb job. Although the ethnic concentration requirements, which … Continue reading

Schaumburg Democrat Calls for Eliminating Joe Walsh’s 8th Congressional District

In the Elgin House Reapportionment Committee hearing on April 28 , 2011, a member of the Schaumburg Area Democratic Organization called for the elimination of the 8th Congressional District. Roger Bianco thinks this would result in “a more representative form … Continue reading

Just as Jack Franks Won’t Say If He Supports Madigan, Bill Foster Won’t Say If He Supports Pelosi

Their districts are adjacent, but neither Democrat wants to be know as a Democrat and neither is willing to say whether or not he will vote for their incumbent House Speaker. Below you will hear Bill Foster dodging and ducking. … Continue reading

Bean Votes Liberal, Liberal and Liberal and Daily Herald Endorses Her

This should be no surprise if you follow politics and know how liberal the Daily Herald’s current editors are. But the rationalization for the Daily Herald endorsing Democrat Melissa Bean is a whopper. Here it is: Bean “is unafraid to … Continue reading

Hultgren Communicates to Volunteers, Present and Potential

The following email was received from State Senator Randy Hultgren’s campaign: FOSTER’S DESPERATION Trailing 10% among independent voters and having voted with Nancy Pelosi 93% of the time in support of bailouts, failed stimulus, crippling regulations on small-business and the … Continue reading

New York Times Statistician Sets Odds on Illinois Congressional Districts, Sees Two District Pickup for GOP

Here’s a map with a link to all 435 congressional districts. Click on a district and you will see what odds statistician Nate Silver gives each candidate for victory. Let’s look at those in Northern and Central Illinois. McHenry County … Continue reading

Has Melissa Bean Gotten Rid of Her Charlie Rangel Money?

Yesterday’s cartoon in the Chicago Tribune leads me to wonder if 8th District Congresswoman Melissa Bean has divested her campaign of the money contributed by ethics-challenged New York City Congressman Charlie Rangel. July 23rd was the date that challenger Joe … Continue reading