We’ll talk “off the air” - 47th Ward - so I can get that address…
I went with white lettering so they could choose to continue the Kennedy color scheme, but the mugs are a Kelly green, and in the bottom of the mug is the yellow circle smilie face with “Have a nice day” circling it.
He had a respectable third-place finish in his run for mayor.
And he has a net worth of about $70 million.
Kennedy needs a running mate who brings a lot of cash to the equation, and that almost certainly means someone from the business community that is a traditional Democrat. Cross off all of the white males from Chicago metro area and you have a pretty good list to work from.
Gooner’s suggestion of Phelps or Vandermyde may not help much in the primary, but… It almost certainly would give the democrats more votes downstate in the general. Certainly mitigate a lot of concerns downstaters have about most of the democrat candidates. Maybe even enough to tip the democrats over the top. Very interesting suggestion…
There are a lot of us traditional Republicans who are very dissatisfied with Rauner and are seeking an acceptable alternative. Ideally, a different Republican or a moderate, pro-2nd amendment democrat.