My advice to the mayor: Get outta town. Take a long, long, long summer vacation to a more relaxing spot.
Some wonder why Emanuel is running and whether he’ll even make the run-off. But one friend says Emanuel can’t think of anything else he’d rather do.
If the court fight happens, it will be an unnecessary waste of time and resources. Once the voters speak, that should settle the matter.
Rauner campaign spokesman Will Allison said the Pritzker camp did not reach out to the Republican incumbent’s campaign beforehand.
But is focusing on the #MeToo movement a strong move for the GOP? Some Democrats say bring it on.
Twitter says the move is to provide users with “authentic information” and prevent spoofed and fake accounts from fooling users.
Groups tied to the Illinois Policy Institute and conservative talk show host Dan Proft back GOP candidates on the city’s Northwest Side.
The debate comes as Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner scored a narrow victory in March over state Rep. Jeanne Ives, who attacked the governor’s record.
Don Blankenship will run as a member of the Constitution Party, which nominated him by a unanimous vote, his campaign said in a news release.
Just over a week after announcing, Lightfoot reported raising $243,000; meanwhile, Emanuel deposited another $376,100 into his campaign fund Friday.
If Emanuel wants to compare records on police reform, Lightfoot said, “let’s start with the way that he handled the Laquan McDonald shooting.”
Charles Freeman’s retirement sets the stage for a major election battle in 2020 for the Supreme Court opening.
Schneider will serve as chairman while Shaw will serve as co-chairman and lead conservative and grassroots outreach.
“The governor basically hijacked my bill, and as far as I’m concerned I don’t feel the process was fair,” the Northbrook Democrat said.
Democrats have clearly calculated that bringing up the ERA at this time puts Republicans, especially Rauner, in a tough spot.