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Two new TV ads in Madigan district

Saturday, Mar 12, 2016

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* The first ad was recorded off WGN TV last night by a subscriber using his mobile phone. The ad was paid for by Blair Hull’s Illinois United for Change PAC. It hits House Speaker Michael Madigan on his property tax business, whacks him for not increasing the minimum wage “even though voters approved it,” and says one of his “top lieutenants took bribes from the company that makes red light cameras.” It’s a pretty good ad

If they had started running it a week or two ago and had lots more money behind it (from what I can tell, only about a hundred grand has been spent so far), that ad could’ve left a major mark.

* The second TV ad is somewhat unusual. This spot was also recorded by a subscriber using his mobile phone and it features Congressman Luis Gutierrez speaking Spanish. Check out how “soft” the ad makes Madigan appear as he speaks with his constituents

…Adding… Helpfully translated by the original sender…

Gutierrez: “When it comes to protecting our working families, few work harder than Mike Madigan. Michael Madigan supported a tax on millionaires in order to create a billion dollar fund to guarantee a better education for our children and their success. He has also demanded that banks give homeowners more time to make their payments. March 15 is our opportunity to vote for Mike Madian.”

- Posted by Rich Miller        


2 Comments
  1. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Mar 14, 16 @ 7:56 am:

    Oh Blair Hull, lol.

    No one can help your own problems, and now you are making Madigan’s “choice” with you *allegedly* seem pretty smart, and framed how Rauner hijacked the ILGOP… even more smart, if that’s possible.

    Blair, it’s over, you’re not a player. You and Gidwitz should get coffee, or cannoli and complain how you marginalized yourselves.

    To counter my point? Hull will sneeze or something and make up all the money wasted by the end of business today…

    It’s literally just money to a Gidwitz or Hull. That’s scary irrelevance


  2. - Wonderin' - Monday, Mar 14, 16 @ 1:24 pm:

    The Speaker looks Reagan-esque in his “bomber” jacket.


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