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Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017

* Finally…


* The Question: Who do you think he’ll pick?

- Posted by Rich Miller        

147 Comments »
  1. - LizPhairTax - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:11 pm:

    Tina Sfondeles


  2. - GOP Truth Squad - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:13 pm:

    Bill Daley.


  3. - skippy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:14 pm:

    Sheila Simon


  4. - Chicago Cynic - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:14 pm:

    Oswego Willy … just to shut him up.


  5. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:14 pm:

    Thursday… Is Kennedy having this person shipped via Amazon?

    To the Question,

    Maybe someone who ran Bill Daley’s ill-fated campaign. Lots of former staffers are becoming LG candidates these days.


  6. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:15 pm:

    Hard to say since Chris looks like he was always last pick in sandlot ball.


  7. - Shamrockery - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:15 pm:

    Juliana Stratton


  8. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:15 pm:

    ===Oswego Willy … just to shut him up.===

    “They won’t return my calls”


  9. - Chicago Cynic - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:15 pm:

    Not a member of the ILGA.


  10. - South of Sherman - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:16 pm:

    Has anyone checked Carlos Rosa’s schedule for Thursday?


  11. - Shamrockery - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:16 pm:

    Whadda ya mean she went with Pritzker? Fine.

    Litesa Wallace


  12. - Linus - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:16 pm:

    Lyndon Johnson’s nephew


  13. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:18 pm:

    A labor leader, from Peoria or Decaur would make some sense…


  14. - MOON - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:18 pm:

    Madigan/s


  15. - The Captain - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:18 pm:

    Wrigley Field


  16. - anon - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:20 pm:

    Pat Quinn


  17. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:21 pm:

    Andy Manar


  18. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:24 pm:

    Maybe a career law enforcement person with public sector labor ties?


  19. - Arthur Andersen - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:24 pm:

    Don Johnson


  20. - igotgotgotgotnotime - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:26 pm:

    Is Diana Rauner still a Dem? It would be good for her brand.


  21. - Gooner - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:26 pm:

    There really are only two people who live/work in Illinois who can put Kennedy into contention, but Kennedy doesn’t have the political courage to pick either. Those two would be Phelps or Vandermyde.

    A strong pro-gun running mate would be the one move that could actually expand the IL Democratic Party, and both (particularly Todd) are friends of labor.

    Kennedy instead will choose a Sanders supporter that nobody cares about and who will fail to generate any interest, and he will finish a distant third in the primary if he makes the ballot at all.


  22. - Michael Westen - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:27 pm:

    Bob Daiber


  23. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:28 pm:

    The famous Mister Ed


  24. - Henry Francis - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:28 pm:

    Willie Wilson


  25. - Memelord dankness - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:28 pm:

    A black woman; if he wants to keep in like with the trend. Michelle Obama.


  26. - Chicago Cynic - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:29 pm:

    Seriously though, Bob Daiber.


  27. - Boone's is Back - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:30 pm:

    Tim Johnson


  28. - Robert the Bruce - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:30 pm:

    Unspecified time and location, because his campaign can’t get him to show up on time at the right place.

    I’m with Gooner 2:26 PM - he’ll pick a Sanders supporter. Maybe a mayor rather than a legislator so he can continue to make the case that he’s an outsider that wants big change.


  29. - 47th Ward - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:31 pm:

    Jay Doherty?


  30. - anon - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:31 pm:

    Dan Shomon.


  31. - PJ - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:32 pm:

    Carlos Rosa


  32. - Give Me A Break - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:32 pm:

    Pat Quinn, he knows the job, likes to campaign and has a track record of riding to the rescue when called upon (ask Rod).


  33. - hisgirlfriday - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:34 pm:

    adlai stevenson iv


  34. - Blue dog dem - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:34 pm:

    It wont be a conservative. All these knuckleheads want to do is race to the extreme left. Thereby givibg Rauner a chance.


  35. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:35 pm:

    Bucky Beaver


  36. - Ducky LaMoore - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:37 pm:

    I’ll second Bill Daley. Oy….


  37. - Precinct Captain - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:37 pm:

    Alex Paterakis


  38. - 47th Ward - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:37 pm:

    Bill Daley?


  39. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:38 pm:

    ===Jay Doherty===

    He’s ageless, priceless, and irreplaceable.

    - 47th Ward - wins. lol


  40. - Christopher - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:41 pm:

    One source says Chuy Garcia is among the possibilities.


  41. - A Parent - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:42 pm:

    Nick Yelverton. Big progressive. Huge even.


  42. - Frank Stallone - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:43 pm:

    You guessed it: me.


  43. - Northsider - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:44 pm:

    Buried lede: Someone said yes.

    To the question: Katherine Byrne?


  44. - 360 Degree TurnAround - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:46 pm:

    Alan Keyes


  45. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:53 pm:

    Gayle King


  46. - don the legend - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:57 pm:

    Oprah


  47. - DuPage Bard - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:59 pm:

    Christine Radogno


  48. - Back to the Mountains - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 2:59 pm:

    Scott Lee Cohen


  49. - Amalia - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:00 pm:

    NOT Chuy. He has soda tax baggage.


  50. - Ron Burgundy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:00 pm:

    A member of the Berrios family, clearly.


  51. - AuH20 - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:03 pm:

    Joe Kennedy


  52. - Ghost - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:07 pm:

    John Tillman of course, duh


  53. - Ghost - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:08 pm:

    Rich Miller, for the free ads


  54. - Grandson of Man - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:08 pm:

    Diana Rauner


  55. - Keyser Soze - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:09 pm:

    A gay black or hispanic female from downstate who has links to big labor. That should cover all or most of the usual bases.


  56. - 47th Ward - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:12 pm:

    ===for the free ads===

    Don’t kid yourself, Rich would still charge him full price for ads.


  57. - Ghost - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:14 pm:

    lol


  58. - Rich Miller - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:17 pm:

    47th Ward is correct. lol


  59. - Just Sayin' - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:20 pm:

    Blagojevich, right after the President pardons him (he’s a changed man–and still innocent–according to his interview). /s


  60. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:22 pm:

    Don Johnson? The actor? Or Dan Johnson, the rapid transit guy?


  61. - DeseDemDose - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:27 pm:

    Bozo


  62. - OneMan - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:27 pm:

    Whoever the first random person who shows up at whatever location he is doing the announcing at.


  63. - Chicago Cynic - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:31 pm:

    “Whoever the first random person who shows up at whatever location he is doing the announcing at.”

    So I guess he’ll use the Biss vetting method…


  64. - Boy Blunder - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:34 pm:

    Bill Brasky


  65. - Groundhog Day - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:36 pm:

    And I have been sitting by my phone, hoping he would call and ask me. I guess that dream is over.


  66. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:39 pm:

    I thought it might be somebody who has endorsed Kennedy. His website lists nobody. The only high profile endorsement I found is Bobby Rush.

    It is not going to be Rush, so the good news is that he will have a second person endorse him.


  67. - @MisterJayEm - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:39 pm:

    Admiral James Stockdale.

    – MrJM


  68. - ughh.. - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:42 pm:

    —Lyndon Johnson’s nephew—

    this is great. almost fell outta my chair laughin’


  69. - Highland IL - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:43 pm:

    Daiber.


  70. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:47 pm:

    Ben Joravsky, only if he can continue with his radio show. If Ben says no, then John Kass to balance the ticket. Kass must also promise never to write another column.


  71. - Barb - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:48 pm:

    Brandon Phelps


  72. - Colin O'Scopey - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:51 pm:

    Jan Schakowsky. That way, we can dislodge both of them in one fell swoop. Bob Creamer can run the street organization.


  73. - AlfondoGonz - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:51 pm:

    Diana Rauner.


  74. - DuPage Bard - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:57 pm:

    Kanye West- starting his 2020 Presidential bid.


  75. - wordslinger - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 3:58 pm:

    Antoinette Giancana.


  76. - SAP - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:00 pm:

    Mark Fairchild


  77. - OurMagician - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:04 pm:

    Jehan Gordon-Booth


  78. - Keyrock - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:04 pm:

    Penny Pritzker.


  79. - wordslinger - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:05 pm:

    Christina Castro.

    Kennedy/Castro: The Foshizzles of November


  80. - AC - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:08 pm:

    Ken Dunkin


  81. - Soccermom - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:10 pm:

    I am sitting by the phone.


  82. - Keyrock - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:15 pm:

    You would be a great choice, Soccermom.


  83. - TopHatMonocle - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:17 pm:

    Jason Gonzales, presuming he hasn’t been disappeared by now.

    But seriously, Chuy. Leave it to Kennedy to figure out how to win the primary and lose the general.


  84. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:17 pm:

    - Soccermom - would be a candidate that could help Kennedy, a solid pick that could rally around them both.

    Are we on “- Soccermom - watch”?


  85. - Wensicia - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:20 pm:

    Karen Lewis


  86. - Anonish - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:20 pm:

    Maze Jackson


  87. - Fax Machine - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:21 pm:

    Joe Berrios


  88. - Rich Miller - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:22 pm:

    ===Are we on “- Soccermom - watch”? ===

    I just called her to make sure she was, indeed, sitting by the phone. I don’t think the answer is “Yes.” lol


  89. - Slugger - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:23 pm:

    Lady GaGa


  90. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:25 pm:

    Patricia Blagojevich


  91. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:26 pm:

    === I don’t think the answer is “Yes.” lol===

    What am I going to do with all these “Kennedy/Soccermom” t-shirts and mugs? I was hoping even the hint of a buzz would move some merchandise.

    To the Question

    Bill Black(?)


  92. - Lefty Lefty - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:27 pm:

    Unspecified


  93. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:29 pm:

    Man, Bill Black in that lone LG debate…

    “And NOW… to you question…”

    (Beep)

    “Rep. Black your time is expired”


  94. - Rich Miller - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:30 pm:

    I don’t think any of you have it yet.


  95. - 47th Ward - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:30 pm:

    ===What am I going to do with all these “Kennedy/Soccermom” t-shirts and mugs?===

    I bet Scott Kennedy will take them off your hands, lol. What color are the t-shirts?


  96. - Keyrock - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:33 pm:

    Iris Martinez.


  97. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:35 pm:

    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.

    To the Question,

    Debbie Halverson


  98. - Sue - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:37 pm:

    Mister Ed- they have kind of the same smile


  99. - FLEA - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:38 pm:

    John Rednour, Jr.


  100. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:40 pm:

    George Kaplan

    Sen. Kwame Raoul


  101. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:41 pm:

    Larry Jo Kopechne


  102. - A guy - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:42 pm:

    I don’t know who, but I’d look at maybe “where?” Maybe a look around the 11th and 19th Wards might be a good place to start.


  103. - Michael Westen - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:43 pm:

    Chance the Rapper


  104. - blue dog dem - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:45 pm:

    Until its over, I can only hope my man Jerry II is the pick.


  105. - AC - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 4:56 pm:

    Bill Daley to remind us of how successful political family legacies truly are. He could champion privatization of the tollways to generate a short term budget windfall.


  106. - 47th Ward - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 5:04 pm:

    Alex Hirsch.

    How hard can it be, even for Kennedy, to out-bid Drury for Hirsch’s, um, service?


  107. - d.p.gumby - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 5:09 pm:

    Rep. Carol Ammons, Urbana.


  108. - Flyer - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 5:10 pm:

    Jessie Jr.


  109. - walker - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 5:22 pm:

    Popp


  110. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 5:46 pm:

    Ugggh. LBJ’s nephew died of AIDS - still falling out of your chair?


  111. - Ryan - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 6:09 pm:

    Why is he even running? Perhaps he should announce his withdrawal.


  112. - jw - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 6:10 pm:

    FLEA AT 4 38 I SECOND THAT MOTION


  113. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 6:10 pm:

    Carlos Ramirez-Rosa


  114. - Juvenal - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 6:54 pm:

    Toni Berrios checks a lot of boxes.


  115. - wordslinger - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:03 pm:

    –Toni Berrios checks a lot of boxes.–

    She checks the Joe Berrios box. Don’t see how that squares with Kennedy’s property tax rhetoric.


  116. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:10 pm:

    who cares he is a looser


  117. - Arthur Andersen - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:16 pm:

    Roland Burris


  118. - James - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:18 pm:

    Napoleon Harris.


  119. - Jaxon - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:31 pm:

    I like the Manar choice . I wish he would run for governor


  120. - blue dog dem - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:38 pm:

    Clanks Rauner?. I thought I read somewhere she was a Dem.


  121. - blue dog dem - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 7:38 pm:

    Sorry igotigot. Missed ya.


  122. - Team America - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 8:34 pm:

    Brian Urlacher


  123. - Former Hillrod - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 8:50 pm:

    Peter Pettigrew.


  124. - suger - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 8:55 pm:

    Irish pirate?


  125. - Juvenal - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 9:21 pm:

    @wordslinger:

    Ya’ll didn’t think that was funny?


  126. - Scott Cross for President - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 9:39 pm:

    Scott Lee Cohen


  127. - AP - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 9:40 pm:

    Anna Valencia


  128. - Austinman - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 9:44 pm:

    Does it matter hes dropping out


  129. - Thomas Paine - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 9:56 pm:

    What’s Willie Wilson up to these days?

    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.

    Willie Wilson would be near top of that list.


  130. - Regular democrat - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 10:52 pm:

    Glen Poshard


  131. - IL-6 Voter - Tuesday, Sep 12, 17 @ 11:13 pm:

    Shelia Simon


  132. - VanillaMan - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 7:43 am:

    Debbie Halvorson


  133. - NorthsideNoMore - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 8:23 am:

    hispanic female


  134. - the Cardinal - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 8:24 am:

    Penny Pritzger


  135. - the Patriot - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 8:24 am:

    Ditka


  136. - J - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 8:36 am:

    Stephanie Neely


  137. - Arsenal - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 8:45 am:

    ==Maybe a look around the 11th and 19th Wards might be a good place to start.==

    Not a bad thought, but it seems like there’s a big hole for someone from central IL or southern IL, too.


  138. - Downstate43 - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 8:54 am:

    Stephanie Neely


  139. - Blue dog dem - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:01 am:

    How about Hillary Clinton. Shes a proven winner with a proven track record in international and national issues.


  140. - Curl of the Burl - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:06 am:

    I doubt she would give up her seat but Jehan Gordon-Booth would be a smart play. Her work on the childcare program was stellar and she has certainly done well for herself.


  141. - Trapped in the 'burbs - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:16 am:

    Thomas Eagleton


  142. - Huh? - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:37 am:

    Pat Paulsen


  143. - Huh? - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:39 am:

    Ralph Nader


  144. - Springfieldish - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:42 am:

    The Chris Kennedy who ran for State’s Attorney in Lake County.


  145. - logic not emotion - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 9:43 am:

    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.


  146. - Molly Maguire - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 1:45 pm:

    Maze Jackson


  147. - Hail to the orange - Wednesday, Sep 13, 17 @ 3:12 pm:

    Chief Illiniwek


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* 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

  
* If Face ID ‘fails to impress’, Apple may need to make under-display Touch ID work for 2018 iPhones
* Google brings the $399 Android One Moto X4 to Project Fi (and the U.S.)
* Snapchat’s new partners attach instant apps and games to ads
* PSA: Snapchat Still Notifies You When Someone Screen Records Privately Messaged Snaps on iOS 11
* [TA Deals] Save 79% on the TREBLAB XR500 Wireless Sports Earbuds
* Wall Street dings Apple after some reported LTE connectivity issues on the new Watch
* Add a Huawei Mate 10 Lite codenamed Rhone to the company’s slate of October releases

* Nicky Delmonico falling as fast as he rose
* Quiet bats waste Giolito's solid effort
* Shields knows not to take Astros lightly
* Sox Century: Sept. 19, 1917
* Giolito holds his own against Astros
* Quiet bats waste Giolito's solid effort
* Shields knows not to take Astros lightly


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