Capitol Fax.com - Your Illinois News Radar » Today’s illustrative tweet
SUBSCRIBE to Capitol Fax      Advertise Here      Mobile Version     Exclusive Subscriber Content     Updated Posts    Contact
CapitolFax.com
To subscribe to Capitol Fax, click here.
Today’s illustrative tweet

Thursday, May 28, 2015

* Whew…


- Posted by Rich Miller        

69 Comments
  1. - Linus - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:20 am:

    But ALEC is AOK for bill-drafting.


  2. - Oswego Willy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:21 am:

    I’d hope that Lance doesn’t have any approved GOP Lobbyist talking to the Administration…

    Why do I see “rock” and “glass house” in a future tweet?

    Just. Saying.


  3. - John A Logan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:24 am:

    Juvenile


  4. - Marty Funkhouser - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:26 am:

    Lance and the Rauner Republicans have brought their DC political experience to Springfield. While the process at the Capitol ain’t great and hasn’t been for a long time, at least budgets, such as they were, got produced on time and everything wasn’t subject to complete partisan gridlock. Guess that’s about to change.


  5. - Missy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:27 am:

    Bruce Rauner very upset that he doesn’t just get his way no matter how much he pays for it.


  6. - VanillaMan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:30 am:

    Yeah - that’s how to win friends and reach compromise!

    [Banned word]


  7. - MrJM - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:31 am:

    And that, my friends, is one of Rauner’s “superstars”…

    – MrJM


  8. - Century Club - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:34 am:

    He’s got a future in DC - where the most partisan tweet wins!


  9. - Oswego Willy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:37 am:

    “Don’t press ‘Send’…” - Coach Herm Edwards.


  10. - relocated - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:37 am:

    When are these immature amatures going to realize “”winning” twitter is losing governing?


  11. - Anon - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:42 am:

    Talk about spin.

    Goldberg was asked why certain people weren’t involved in discussions for reform. “You mean lobbyists?” he asked. There was a lot of back and forth for awhile, when Goldberg said, “We didn’t want lobbyists and special interests to write this legislation.”

    The Senator questioning him (I missed which on the audio feed) said they wouldn’t be writing the laws, rather contributing their concerns to the process and drafting of the bills.

    Seems like Trover missed that critical detail from the discussion. Or chose to drastically overlook it.


  12. - so... - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:42 am:

    ==When are these immature amatures going to realize “”winning” twitter is losing governing?
    ==

    Yes, they must preserve the good working relationship with GA Democrats who have proven oh-so-willing to compromise.


  13. - Deep Yogurt - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:45 am:

    so….

    My cursory understanding is 39-20 matters.

    But, hey, sick burn Trovs!


  14. - Precinct Captain - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:47 am:

    Americans for Prosperity also put that on Twitter re: Senator Silverstein.


  15. - plutocrat03 - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:48 am:

    “budgets, such as they were, got produced on time”

    Really? Are you sure that was not snark?

    They were false budgets which underestimated expenditures, overstated revenue, did not properly fun the pension system and were in violation of the State Constitution. Other than the system was great.


  16. - so... - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:49 am:

    ==so….

    My cursory understanding is 39-20 matters.

    But, hey, sick burn Trovs!==

    My cursory understanding is that the guy with the veto stamp matters too.

    But hey, I’m sure if felt good telling the Governor to stuff it on all his priorities.


  17. - Langhorne - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:52 am:

    Somehow, Browns zingers seem adult, and this seems juvenile.


  18. - Juvenal - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:52 am:

    Logan:

    I resemble that remark.

    OW:

    The pressure gets to some people at some point. He should heed Steve Brown’s advice.


  19. - Wordslinger - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:53 am:

    Geez, I wouldn’t want that guy’s job.

    Schrimpf should have the guts to do his own trash-talking.


  20. - Team Sleep - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:54 am:

    To me, this is a succinct hit/tweet. He kept out insider baseball stuff (like ALEC) and kept it simple. The word “lobbyist” can be toxic.


  21. - Just saying... - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:56 am:

    Seriously!!!!??? This is embarrassing grammar school stuff!!! It’s a shame that the “leadership” in the GOP GA lacks the spine or god forbid the fortitude to tell Rauner and his folks that they’re approach is a major reason for the current dysfunction. I guess all that taxpayers can look forward to at this point from the GOP and Rauner rookies will be millions and millions of dollars being spent on propaganda in hopes that somehow the 2016 elections will alter the power paradigm. Yeah that’s great leadership for ya - way to shake things up - UGH!


  22. - Oswego Willy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:57 am:

    - Team Sleep -,

    With respect,

    Why tweet this? What is the rationale? How does a tweet like this move anything forward?

    Again, with respect.


  23. - Deep Yogurt - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:57 am:

    so…

    I’m not a numbers guy but 3/5 something or other something, not sure will have to check


  24. - A guy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:59 am:

    Remind me how this is more or less impactful than;
    “we’re giving the Governor a chance to calm down”


  25. - Anonymiss - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:01 pm:

    >He’s got a future in DC - where the most partisan tweet wins!

    What’s past is prologue. He worked for Kirk before this.


  26. - haverford - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:02 pm:

    Or dear lord, son.


  27. - OneMan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:03 pm:

    Ask yourself why so many people sue in specific parts of Illinois?


  28. - Juvenal - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:06 pm:

    OW:

    With respect,

    I think it is time to accept that the governor’s goal is not to move things forward, at least not toward compromise.

    It’s a game of lifeboat, and the governor would like to throw some folks overboard.

    Only the ship is not sinking fast enough to get enough of the other passengers to go along with his plan to lighten the load, so he is drilling holes in the hull.

    “Burn the ships.”

    - Hernando Cortez


  29. - Dan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:08 pm:

    Lobbyists should make their request, then leave and go home.

    Legislators are to write ‘tort’ and make laws.

    If the legislators are doing this as needed, then why are they in office in the first place.

    Either do their jobs or resign.


  30. - Dan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:10 pm:

    Lobbyists should make their request, then leave and go home.

    Legislators are to write ‘tort’ and make laws.

    If the legislators aren’t doing this as needed, then why are they in office in the first place.

    Either do their jobs or resign.


  31. - Oswego Willy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:12 pm:

    - Juvenal -,

    Ok, while all that you say makes sense, the hand of politics is a game of addition, so why tweet something that continues to divide for no reason but to make the divide even clearer, and move the Lobster “group” in a position to be vilified because of your premise.

    If I decide to tweet something, or say something, I’m saying it for me. Trover is by proxy a good deal of the time speaking for the Governor. Confusing.

    With respect.


  32. - Unspun - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:14 pm:

    Radogno later said that lobbyists help write the bill.


  33. - illinifan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:22 pm:

    When a lobbyist writes a bill for something I agree with it is listening to the public and good policy…..when they write a bill I don’t agree with it is bad policy written by the devil incarnate. Trover’s tweet is the a shot at trying to win the media war and public perception.


  34. - Evelyn Macbeth - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:27 pm:

    Oswego Willy “I’d hope that Lance doesn’t have any approved GOP Lobbyist talking to the Administration…”

    I’d also be interested in knowing who Rauner and his staff are meeting with who SHOULD be registered as a lobbyist but have failed to do so in contravention of the law. I suspect there may be an investment banker, former campaign staffer, policy wonk, wannabe contractor or donor who fall into this category.


  35. - Pot calling kettle - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:31 pm:

    Over the years, I have learned a lot about how things are done in Springfield. I have also discussed our process with friends familiar with other state legislatures and DC. One thing has become very clear: the “agreed bill” process facilitated by lawmakers working with lobbyists and other stakeholders is unusual and serves our state very well.

    Do the “lobbyists” get to write some bills? Sort of, but 1) they know the subject and 2) there are folks from all sides (including the exec side) who need to agree on the language. The end result is that we get some informed compromises that work well and avoid conflict. It is also a tool used by legislators to push opposing sides to sit down and negotiate.


  36. - Pot calling kettle - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:31 pm:

    ==Legislators are to write ‘tort’ and make laws.==

    No, they don’t, they have staff write the laws OR they take legislation from interest groups who employ former staff to write them. Interest groups and staff then research the proposed laws and provide feedback on what the proposed language is likely to do.


  37. - Oswego Willy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:34 pm:

    - Evelyn Macbeth -,

    I’m just of the belief;

    Why point out another’s ills, if you may have the same ills.

    Collateral damage usually ensues.

    Why go down this road?

    Not all Lobsters are evil, heck, there are quite a few Lobsters, of both parties, advocating for people or organizations that need a voice when “decisions are made”.

    It’s a tweet, but a shot too. A shot at another “enemy” depending how you view the Rauner Administration(?)

    Disappointing.


  38. - Norseman - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:41 pm:

    === Lobbyist Registration Act. (25 ILCS 170/)
    Sec. 2. Definitions. …
    (e) “Lobby” and “lobbying” means any communication with an official of the executive or legislative branch of State government as defined in subsection (c) for the ultimate purpose of influencing any executive, legislative, or administrative action.
    Sec. 3. Persons required to register.
    (a) Except as provided in Section 9, any natural person who, for compensation or otherwise, undertakes to lobby, or any person or entity who employs or compensates another person for the purposes of lobbying, shall register with the Secretary of State as provided in this Act, unless that person or entity qualifies for one or more of the following exemptions.
    … ===

    Companies and associations routinely register key professional staff that have dealings with state government to ensure they don’t run afoul of the Lobbyist Registration Act. It is their expertise that is important in negotiating legislation that affects their organization. Even hired gun lobbyists depend on the expertise of these folks.

    So the Rauner policy will have the impact of cutting out the experts in discussing bills. That is an absurd action by our “transparency” governor. This guy wants to cut the legs off of anyone who doesn’t think like he does.

    Shame on Durkin and Radogno if they don’t call Rauner off this horrible policy.


  39. - Politix - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:48 pm:

    We deserve so much better than this.


  40. - VanillaMan - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:48 pm:

    Lobbyists ensure that the people potentially effected by legislation have an ability to be heard. Asking for their feedback and opinion is common sense.

    Legislation is a compromise between legislators representing their constituencies and citizens impacted by it.

    Naturally a governor who doesn’t believe in compromise is unable to govern, legislate or be effective. Naturally, a spokesperson for that governor would disrespect the legislating process.

    After this, Trover is going to need a lobbyist.


  41. - tominchicago - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:53 pm:

    If I remember correctly, Jim Edgar once observed that lobbyists are the most important part of any legislation.


  42. - Tommydanger - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 12:54 pm:

    Amateur hour.

    High schoolish.

    Counter productive.

    Violates the cardinal rule of deal making: Learn how to disagree without being disagreeable.


  43. - William - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:03 pm:

    I don’t see the issue. His tweet is like anything else posted here in the comments — a partisan’s opinion.


  44. - Anonin' - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:05 pm:

    Bet we Brownie to buy dinner for the first Capt Fax poster boy/gal who can locate Beth Purvis in CA! The race is on


  45. - The Colossus of Roads - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:07 pm:

    Linus hit the nail on the head. Groups they like have lobbyists. They better make sure they treat all lobbyists the same.


  46. - Anon - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:18 pm:

    Spot on: “When are these immature amatures going to realize “”winning” twitter is losing governing?”


  47. - Carhartt Representative - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:23 pm:

    Someone really needs to hold a press conference to counter with, “I know you are but what am I?”


  48. - Annon3 - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:25 pm:

    Pot nailed it. I remember when former Governor Blagojevich did pretty much the same thing shaking up the apple cart of Springfield lobsters. This too shall pass.


  49. - Demoralized - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:27 pm:

    ==His tweet is like anything else posted here in the comments — a partisan’s opinion.==

    It’s not like anything here. He speaks for the Governor. Sheesh.


  50. - chuddery - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:34 pm:

    ==It’s not like anything here. He speaks for the Governor. Sheesh.==

    Not to mention most of the people here are relatively anonymous.


  51. - Pot calling kettle - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:34 pm:

    ==His tweet is like anything else posted here in the comments — a partisan’s opinion.==

    On this blog, if you post an uninformed comment, you will be called out. The tweet in question appears to be uninformed…


  52. - Politix - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:37 pm:

    He speaks for the Governor and the Givernor works for the people. This is a disgrace.


  53. - Anonymous - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 1:47 pm:

    ==
    He speaks for the Governor and the Givernor works for the people. This is a disgrace.==

    No, what’s a disgrace is the way the “professionals” have run this State the last twenty plus years.


  54. - Arsenal - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 2:00 pm:

    ==But hey, I’m sure if felt good telling the Governor to stuff it on all his priorities.==

    I’m honestly not sure what you’re arguing. No Democrat in the GA got elected by promising to support Governor Rauner’s agenda. On balance, I bet most of them got elected pledging to oppose major parts of it (like RTWFL). So…should they have betrayed their beliefs and the constituents because Rauner won his race? That makes no sense.


  55. - zonz - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 2:32 pm:

    yikes, stuffing the Governor on his agenda wasn’t about “feeling” good
    Do you have a prom date yet?
    _________________
    - so… - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 11:49 am:

    ==so….

    My cursory understanding is 39-20 matters.

    But, hey, sick burn Trovs!==

    My cursory understanding is that the guy with the veto stamp matters too.

    But hey, I’m sure if felt good telling the Governor to stuff it on all his priorities


  56. - zonz - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 2:44 pm:

    Only a “not really bright” guy writes this sort of twitter profile - - with this beginning and this ending
    ____________________
    LTrover
    @LTrover
    Communications Director for Gov. Rauner. Love politics, Chicago, DC, and Cardinals baseball. Embrace the unexpected. Tweets/Re-Tweets are my own.


  57. - Tournaround Agenda - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 2:46 pm:

    Lance Trover is the state’s highest paid Mad Libs player.


  58. - zonz - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:02 pm:

    Actually, reading OW above and then reading the last several days worth of tweets* by @LTrover was very helpful; I hadn’t realized the depth of the unprofessionalism and childishness of the BRU-CREW

    *
    https://twitter.com/LTrover/with_replies


  59. - walker - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:03 pm:

    Trover’s been commenting lately like he knows he’ll be gone soon.


  60. - Demoralized - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:19 pm:

    Just say no to social media accounts.


  61. - Austin Blvd - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:34 pm:

    “He’s a good kid with a bright future.”


  62. - zonz - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:37 pm:

    haha
    ______________
    Zach Bernard @zachbernard29 · 4h 4 hours ago
    “Legislators controlled by Mike Madigan” would have you envision the Speaker as Riddler using his brainwashing device from Batman Forever
    LINK: https://twitter.com/zachbernard29/status/603966006244048896


  63. - Juvenal - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:39 pm:

    walker nailed it.

    Short-timer.


  64. - Norseman - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:41 pm:

    We shouldn’t pick on Lance. He’s just doing what he’s overpaid to do. Unlike Schrimpf, Lance is very cordial as he parrots the buzz words from the Rauner repertoire.


  65. - Buzzie - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 3:56 pm:

    Has anyone seen Rauner and Trover in the same room together? Is it possible they are the same person?


  66. - Lurk no more - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 5:19 pm:

    Let’s see, Rauner attacks Unions because their money corrupts the process. Next up, lobsters…maybe because they also can funnel significant $$$ to legislators. I see now….he wants his cash to be the only way to play!


  67. - LBJ - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 6:42 pm:

    Trover is a child… Seriously.


  68. - MAL - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 8:15 pm:

    …and for this WE pay a six-figure salary.


  69. - PoolGuy - Thursday, May 28, 15 @ 9:04 pm:

    hope that wasn’t posted during work hours on a state issued smartphone. they have to know that stuff can be FOIA’d. I’m sure he’s competent enough to realize that but never know. just looks bad.


Sorry, comments for this post are now closed.


* Question of the day
* Here we go again...
* Who raised what in AG race?
* Warning issued over putting medically fragile children in Medicaid managed care
* Schakowsky, Gutierrez endorse Lipinski's Democratic opponent
* Rauner tied to Greitens, Pritzker tied to Blagojevich
* Some states looking for ways around federal tax law
* *** UPDATED x2 - Pritzker, Rauner, RGA respond *** Watch Dem candidates appear at Sun-Times
* Poll: Rauner leads Ives 65-21
* Not the governor's greatest day
* *** UPDATED x1 *** Kennedy needs to dig deeper, but can he?
* The fight for second place
* Group offers possible fix to problems with Rauner's AV
* SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - Today's edition of Capitol Fax (use all CAPS in password)
* Yesterday's stories

Support CapitolFax.com
Visit our advertisers...

...............

...............

...............

...............
<


Loading


* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $28M in pa.....
* Rauner on Medicaid to Work Idea - Alton Daily News..
* Tracking Miles Driven? - Alton Daily News..
* Tracking Miles Driven? | Alton Daily News - Alt.....
* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $28M in la.....
* Man 'in charge' of state to visit Ottawa - MyWe.....
* 2 gov. candidates spend $26M in 3 months - The .....
* Man 'in charge' of state to visit - MyWebTimes.com..


* Chicago trader accused of killing friend, dumping body
* Illinois sheriff helping people find opioid antidote drug
* Judge keeping some documents secret in Hastert lawsuit
* Ex-Ataris bassist indicted, accused of telemarketing fraud
* Rock bassist indicted, accused of telemarketing fraud
* Suspect in terror-related case claims 'combatant immunity'
* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $28M in last 3 months
* Chicago group sues US Steel over Indiana plant's discharges
* 2nd case of measles confirmed in person who was at O'Hare
* Illinois woman gets 15 years for crash that killed teen

* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $26M in last 3 months
* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $28M in last 3 months
* Statehouse bill would connect rural schools to high-speed internet
* Statehouse bill would connect rural schools to high speed internet
* Education officials want to double state budget for schools
* University of Illinois trustee seat has been empty a year
* Rauner campaign: 'Governor believes David Duke is a racist'
* Rauner defends amendatory veto of school funding bill
* Rauner signs bill to focus on needs of female prison inmates
* Rauner tours Lincoln prison, touts reforms helping female inmates

* Here's Latinicity's new sit-down restaurant
* Paul Vallas says he's 'seriously considering' running for mayor
* Poll finds Rauner way ahead of GOP challenger
* Dow set to close above 26,000 for first time
* Dow closes above 26,000 for first time


* Pair of burglaries reported at South Shore businesses
* Dear Abby: Boyfriend keeps stalling on popping question
* Mother of child killed in 2017 crash with CTA bus sues her driver, CTA
* Horoscope for Jan. 18, 2018
* Northwestern’s down year continues with 71-65 loss to Ohio State
* Bulls can try and copy the Warriors system, but talent remains a huge gap
* 2 burglaries in 2 days reported in same Grand Crossing block
* Schweinsteiger signs one-year deal to return to Fire
* Loyola stays hot with a 79-65 win over visiting SIU
* White House official: Trump immigration views have evolved


* Warriors down Bulls 119-112, tie team record with 14th straight road victory
* Fact check: Trump's 'Fake News Awards' focused on reports that were wrong — and quickly corrected
* Two shot in Albany Park
* Quarterback's death permeates NCAA convention discussions
* Bastian Schweinsteiger re-signs with Fire for 2018 season: 'I love this city, this sport and winning'
* Government shutdown threat remains with divisions over immigration, military dollars
* Trump allegedly told porn actress she reminded him of Ivanka during their affair
* Gay couple who ordered wedding programs got pamphlets about Satan instead, lawsuit says
* Archdiocese: 5 Catholic schools to close, several parishes merge
* Warriors respect talent and potential of Bulls' Lauri Markkanen


» A Prescription For Fruits And Veggies: One Solution To Food Insecurity in Illinois
» A Call For Transparency
» 2 Illinois Governor Candidates Spend $26M In Last 3 Months
» State Board of Education: Double School Funding Now
» Lawmakers Demand Fast Internet For Rural Schools
» 2 Dreamers Discuss Helping Other Immigrants Amid Uncertainty
» Rauner Spokesman: 'Governor Believes David Duke Is A Racist'
» Rauner Signs Law To Help Women Behind Bars
» A Poor Neighborhood In Chicago Looks To Cuba To Fight Infant Mortality
» Democratic Candidates In Lockstep At Justice Forum


* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $26M in last 3 months
* Our View: Focus on cost-cutting, then turn to taxes
* 2 Illinois governor candidates spend $28M in last 3 months
* Statehouse bill would connect rural schools to high-speed internet
* Education officials want to double state budget for schools
* University of Illinois trustee seat has been empty a year
* Rauner campaign: 'Governor believes David Duke is a racist'
* Our View: Dubious tariff endangers newspapers' future
* Byron York: Paul Manafort has a point
* EJ Dionne: Will Trump exhaust our democratic capacities?


* LeClaire home offers beautiful views of the river
* Free workshop explains cancer
* David 'Hacksaw' Flannigan
* Paul D. 'Ike' Lincoln
* Jerrel Charles Mulvey
* Joe E. Boyd
* Eleanor Biley
* Doris Taylor
* Timothy Paul Cooksey
* Lloyd Higgs


* Russia probes come up against claims of executive privilege
* Clippers hang on to beat Nuggets 109-104 for 6th win in row
* Ducks score 4 in second period, hold off Penguins 5-3
* Lawmakers ask if states or feds should alert about missiles
* Australia PM says Olympic unity won't denuclearize N. Korea

* Hultgren makes strong mark on nation's new...
* Dissident artist Ai Weiwei and US Rep. Ran...
* Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and...
* US places Pakistan on special watch list f...
* Letters to the editor: Election commission...
* Hultgren makes strong mark on nation's new...
* Dissident artist Ai Weiwei and US Rep. Ran...
* Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and...
* Lawmakers back renaming Warrenville post o...
* This RSS feed URL is deprecated

* This RSS feed URL is deprecated...
* Durbin: Majority of Senate will support DA......

* This RSS feed URL is deprecated...

* Gutierrez offers Kelly an apology, and all it took was the White House chief of staff implying Donald Trump, misspoke
* At The Illinois Holocaust Museum | Speak Truth To Power
* Happy Anniversary, La Patisserie P!
* Watch a BellyQ bartender make a newfangled old-fashioned using dancing fish flakes
* Activists clash with aldermen over community benefits at Obama Presidential Center hearing, and other Chicago news
* The [Wednesday] Papers
* Fix Illinois by breaking the state apart? A gubernatorial candidate makes the case.
* Loy Webb shows us The Light
* Durbin says Trump's Haiti comments were "hate-filled, vile and racist"
* Di Leo: Setting the Record Straight on Israel


* Illinois Awarded Funds to Offer Advanced Training on Detecting Impaired Driving
* Illinois EPA Announces Upcoming Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events
* IEMA Highlights Emergency Preparedness for People with Access and Functional Needs in May - Ready Illinois website offers preparedness tips for people, caregivers
* First Lady Launches Illinois Family Connects
* Governor and Lt. Governor Unveil 2016 Journal of Local Government Shared Service Best Practices

  
* Winter iPhone 8 and iPhone X demand forecast to be down
* Huawei integrating Android Messages app for SMS/RCS
* Apple’s future, iPhone addiction plans, Project Fi Unlimited & more – Pocketnow Daily
* Apple gives out $2,500 in stocks to most employees
* YouTube’s new monetization policies are cracking down on smaller channels
* Apple to Lease New Office Building in Culver City
* ASUS joins Project Treble with ZenFone 4 Android Oreo update

* Collins ranked MLB's No. 9 catching prospect
* With maturity comes lofty expectations for Eloy
* Pirates rebuild not met with enthusiasm
* Moncada guiding Robert during mini-camp
* White Sox announce player development staff
* Robert at ease during Sox hitters mini-camp
* Moncada guiding Robert during mini-camp


Main Menu
Home
Illinois
YouTube
Pundit rankings
Obama
Subscriber Content
Durbin
Burris
Blagojevich Trial
Advertising
Updated Posts
Polls

Archives
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004

Blog*Spot Archives
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005

Syndication

RSS Feed 2.0
Comments RSS 2.0
WordPress




Hosted by MCS SUBSCRIBE to Capitol Fax Advertise Here Mobile Version Contact Rich Miller