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Edgar to Republicans: Don’t “scare the folks up north”

Friday, May 14, 2021

* WGLT

The Lincoln Club of McLean County on Thursday evening hosted its inaugural event at the Bloomington Country Club. Billed as an educational forum, the event was entitled “Can Illinois Be Fixed?”

As debated by a panel of GOP leaders, that question centered largely around another question: Can Republicans unseat Gov. JB Pritzker in the 2022 gubernatorial race?

The answer, according to former Illinois Gov. Jim Edgar is … maybe.

He was joined on the panel by state Rep. Dan Brady of Bloomington and former Illinois Republican Party Chairman Pat Brady. The event was moderated by state Sen. Jason Barickman, also of Bloomington.

Edgar said the problem facing Republicans in a gubernatorial race is the growing chasm between a state that’s moving left and a party that’s moving right.

* Pantagraph

“One of the things I found as a downstater running is you can’t scare the folks up north,” Edgar said. “Now, I could get votes up there and there’s some I didn’t get. But, for the most part, they weren’t scared of me. They didn’t think I was going to be evil, so they didn’t go out and try to beat me. So, if we have candidates who sound pretty harsh and talk about ‘well, let’s [kick] Chicago out of the state.’ that’s not going to play well.”

That was an implicit dig at state Sen. Darren Bailey, R-Xenia, who co-sponsored a resolution last session calling for Chicago to be made its own state. Bailey announced his gubernatorial campaign in 2022. […]

Edgar, when asked about prospective candidates who might have a shot against Pritzker, named U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, and Barickman.

Barickman, first elected to the House in 2011 before moving over to the Senate in 2013, said he’s not ruling out a gubernatorial campaign and will make a decision “later this summer.”

Thoughts?

- Posted by Rich Miller        

68 Comments
  1. - Skeptic - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:39 am:

    There are plenty of people not up north who would be scared off by the likes of Bailey too.


  2. - Flyin' Elvis'-Utah Chapter - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:40 am:

    St. James of Edgar your GOP is gone, never to return.

    Bailey, Schimpf, or who ever comes out of that primary views your brand of Republicanism as liberal.

    Dude, you’re irrelevant.


  3. - Chicagonk - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:43 am:

    I have zero confidence in GOP primary voters.


  4. - RNUG - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:44 am:

    Edgar is correct, but I don’t thi k anyone is listening.


  5. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:49 am:

    I’m always with Edgar. Probably now more than ever. The only way to fight off the racists, insurrectionists, and conspiracy theorists is recognize that those folks leading any party won’t win any statewide races.

    Thing about Edgar, Edgar is and was about winning, and not beating yourself needlessly.

    Dunno if you say the “quiet stuff” out loud like he did helps, but pointing out warts that you see is important to remove those warts in the end.

    For me, my thought to this hasn’t changed since 2013.

    Democrats are not the “enemy”, and Republicans I agree with 80% of the time are not the enemy either.

    Illinois needs a functional two party political and governmental touchstone. The Raunerites ruined that, Trump burned those ruins, now it’s a regroup.

    Embracing racists, insurrectionists, conspiracy theorists as the ILGOP is actively doing… Edgar is warning… his words speak for themselves.

    How this will end, well, for me, Bailey ain’t building or adding me, Trumpkins for sure won’t add me, and Edgar knows it too


  6. - Flyin' Elvis'-Utah Chapter - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:49 am:

    Any GOP candidate in that primary not named Bailey will have to convince GOP voters south of I-70 that they are to the right of Bailey.

    If they win, good luck with the general.


  7. - Asteroid of Caution - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:49 am:

    If you recall, George Ryan’s initial ads in the Chicago/suburban market portayed Glenn Poshard as some gun nut.

    It works on both sides.


  8. - frustrated GOP - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:49 am:

    Edgar isn’t wrong. This system works with 2 parties in direct competition. Right now one of those parties is off the rials nationally and those fringe elements, that have been there for decades are setting the message. They need to straighten out, or go the way of the whigs and something new comes to contrast the Democrats.

    Trump isn’t the problem, he’s the symptom. The problem is the white nationalist Qnon fringe has too much of the party right now. Say what you will about the country club republicans and moderates. They governed, made deals and got stuff done.


  9. - Collinsville Kevin - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:49 am:

    Rodney Davis, Darren Bailey’s toned down ideological brother.


  10. - 49the Ward Jogger - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:51 am:

    Jim Edgar sounded like a Democrat to many up North. He’s even voted that way at the presidential level in 2020. If voters are happy with Democratic party policies they don’t need Jim Edgar’s advice. Just vote Democratic.


  11. - ;) - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:52 am:

    I’d vote for Barickman. I’d vote for Cheri Bustos in a primary, too.


  12. - Dysfunction Junction - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:54 am:

    In the immortal words of St. Benatar, “It’s a little too little, it’s a little too late.”


  13. - Bruce( no not him) - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:54 am:

    === a party that’s moving right===
    That’s one way to describe it. I’d call it going off the rails.


  14. - Raygun democrat - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:56 am:

    Yep, exactly what IL-GOP needs is to run a campaign from 30 years ago. I’ll be sure to get my mimeograph and fax machines out of storage for the coming election season.


  15. - PublicServant - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:58 am:

    When your ideal candidate profile is an angry Earnest T. Bass…


  16. - Hot Taeks - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:59 am:

    I don’t think Sen. Barickman can win a statewide GOP Primary.


  17. - TheInvisibleMan - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:59 am:

    Bailey might be the poster child, but Bailey didn’t introduce the bill to kick out chicago. Halbrook did.

    I understand why Bailey needs to be the lightning rod, but he isn’t the source of the problem. He is just a symptom of it.


  18. - JS Mill - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 9:59 am:

    I voted for Edgar back when he ran for governor and I still do not regret that vote. But, I am not a party-politics person and never have been.

    I didn’t think too much about this until reading Edgar’s comments, but how can a guy run for governor when he wanted to cede from the state/force a part of the state to secede?

    I used to think Barickman was someone who would make a good governor, I don’t anymore. The last few years have shown him to be a panderer rather than a serious leader.


  19. - hisgirlfriday - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:00 am:

    These are three issues I see as what the IL GOP primary will be fought over: 1) are you pure enough in your Trump support? 2) what are you doing/have you done to fight against COVID regulations? 3) what are you doing to battle the “defund the police” people?

    When I talk to Republicans, the things they badmouth the state and Dems about the most are not supporting police enough and being mad about COVID shutdowns/regulations. And they complain a lot about things they say are happening under Biden that never happened under Trump.

    In this scenario, I fail to see how a Bailey type does not rise to the top with GOP voters over some establishment person who just wants to win suburban voters back by talking about taxes and spending.

    The progressive income tax referendum failing has kind of taken that off the table as an issue and besides there’s no disagreement in the GOP on tax issues at all so not really something that can be made hay of in a primary.


  20. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:01 am:

    === Jim Edgar sounded like a Democrat to many up North. He’s even voted that way at the presidential level in 2020. If voters are happy with Democratic party policies they don’t need Jim Edgar’s advice. Just vote Democratic.===

    Textbook… cult-like thinking. It’s… wow.

    I think back to… Goldwater, Humphrey, McGovern, Ford, Carter, Mondale, Geo. H. W. Bush, Dole, Gore, Kerry, McCain, Romney… the losing Presidential Nominees here never took over the party to lead it as a cult, and as cult leader, in some exile, still dictating party and governing politics.

    It’s scary, but when you lose, the party usually moves on… unless it’s a cult it seems.


  21. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:03 am:

    ===Glenn Poshard as some gun nut.

    It works on both sides.===

    It’s about upstate versus downstate, not party.

    Upstate has more voters. Scaring them by geography isn’t helping vote totals. Edgar gets that.


  22. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:08 am:

    To Barickman, I’ve said it clear today;

    When it mattered most, Jason Barickman voted consistently against fully funded higher education, while, almost mockingly, touted his role at a state university.

    Maybe Barickman will wait to see what Rauner wants him to say about this before saying anything. I’m sure Barickman doesn’t want a repeat of saying something only to retract it because Rauner said so.

    Oh, I know… “it doesn’t matter”… like no budget for two years either… (sigh)

    Jason Barickman purposely hurt social services, his own district, his own university, and did it with a happy heart for Bruce Rauner’s agenda, disguised as a party agenda.

    A mea culpa to the severe damage he did might change my thoughts, but seemingly everyone wants to “move on” forgetting all they hurt… again.


  23. - OneMan - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:09 am:

    Not sure ‘we need to kick Chicago out of the state’ really plays with suburban moms.

    Kick Chicago out of the state and the collars become the next thing they are going to want to kick out and have to fund their roads.


  24. - Responsa - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:12 am:

    You were a good governor, Jim, but it’s a different hyper political world now than when you ran and held office in the pre-social media era. I am not sure how much of your well- intentioned advice is useful now.


  25. - DuPage - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:16 am:

    Both parties are becoming extremists. Edgar had several qualities that are rarely found in todays politicians.

    1. Moderate.

    2. Honest.


  26. - Tommydanger - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:17 am:

    Can’t remember when Illinois would have last elected a conservative Republican for governor. Edgar and Thompson were considered moderate Republicans in their day. Weicker and Rockafeller were liberal Republicans.
    Edgar and Thompson by today’s Republican standards would be considered liberal Republicans if they were welcomed at all just starting out. Weicker and Rockafeller would probably be conservative to moderate Democrats.
    Heck, I even wonder if Pat Buchannan might be considered a liberal Republican by today’s Republican party.


  27. - RNUG - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:23 am:

    == not sure how much of your well- intentioned advice is useful now. ==

    The point is that it is better to get 70% - 80% agreement and win elections than to get 100% agreement and lose. Love him or hate him, Rodney does seem to understand this.


  28. - Chicago 20 - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:23 am:

    - “ I voted for Edgar back when he ran for governor and I still do not regret that vote”

    So you’re OK with the pension ramp?

    Netsch saw the need for a small tax increase and instead we now have billions of debt to pay for.


  29. - Vanguard Morrison - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:27 am:

    -Thing about Edgar, Edgar is and was about winning, and not beating yourself needlessly -

    It’s hard to see what policies Edgar won that helped the Illinois GOP after his tenure. Give Mike Madigan credit, his policies won the day in Illinois.


  30. - Flyin' Elvis'-Utah Chapter - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:29 am:

    PublicServant @9:58

    Sir/Madam, that’s gold. ;)


  31. - Em Etib - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:31 am:

    The pre-social media world is gone and isn’t coming back, heck, Edgar wouldn’t make it out of the Republican primary in any state these days, we are too polarized and and I’m not sure what will change that. Liberals want liberal policies and conservatives want conservative policies and few want compromise. Most of us are live and let live libertarians at heart (not the anarchist variety), at least those of us who believe in America and the constitution are…


  32. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:31 am:

    === Give Mike Madigan credit, his policies won===

    60, 30, signature.

    Look at SSM, look at HB40, look at *any* policy, many times it was Madigan slowing the train till it was ripe, the sponsors and advocates chagrin… but like any governor or any legislator… the bottom line is 60, 30, signature… and one leader of one chamber ain’t dictating all that much without that reality as the frame.


  33. - RNUG - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:32 am:

    Thinking back over the past few elections, my vote choices were probably more about voting against someone and their policies than voting for someone. I suspect the next Governor’s race will be the same, picking the candidate I think will do the least harm to the State.


  34. - NotAnonymous - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:34 am:

    Why should today’s GOP listen to the last Republican to win two terms in Illinois? What does he know?


  35. - SAP - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:37 am:

    ==Democrats are not the “enemy”, and Republicans I agree with 80% of the time are not the enemy either.==

    That sums it up for me. Purity test politics do not grow a party.


  36. - Flyin' Elvis'-Utah Chapter - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:37 am:

    “What does he know?”

    Therein lies the problem.

    Today’s GOP isn’t real big on institutional knowledge, experience, science, data…..


  37. - duck duck goose - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:42 am:

    “Can’t remember when Illinois would have last elected a conservative Republican for governor.:

    Maybe Rauner? I don’t know that he was really conservative. He struck me as a moderate who took some really bad advice from the IPI fringe. His administration was really a giant missed opportunity for Illinois Republicans.


  38. - JS Mill - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:47 am:

    =Kick Chicago out of the state =

    When they say “Chicago” downstate, they mean the whole metro area. Ask them.

    =So you’re OK with the pension ramp?

    Netsch saw the need for a small tax increase and instead we now have billions of debt to pay for.=

    Yes, I am ok with the ramp. Was is a great plan? No. But it was a plan and a process and would have worked if it was followed.

    The ramp didn’t leave us with billions in debt. Underpayment left us with billions in debt. The ramp tried to address that issue that began in the early days of the 20th Century, some 80 years before the ramp was conceived. The ramp didn’t increase the debt, not following did.

    Netsch’s plan was probably better, but it wasn’t ever going to get the votes. They have tried to do the same thing since and it has not gotten anywhere. In 2005 there was a plan based on research from the CTBA and Ralph Martire and never got out of the house.

    I am still fine with my vote because I actually understand the issue.

    I would probably vote for Edgar today if he ran. His advice might be from a time gone by, but it isn’t wrong.


  39. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:47 am:

    === His administration was really a giant missed opportunity for Illinois Republicans.===

    Bruce and Diana Rauner bought the ILGOP, bought both caucuses for $50 million, pushed Diana’s uber-left, costal, limousine liberal agenda as Diana’s social service first sued Bruce, then got bailed out by JB Pritzker, his family, and their foundations, so Bruce can have a whole General Assembly without a budget, and only signing ONE budget in 4 years, and in the end Rauner had no constituency.

    “…a giant missed opportunity for Illinois Republicans.”

    My gosh, Rauner buying a party isn’t a missed opportunity except for Bruce and Diana.


  40. - Six Degrees of Separation - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:50 am:

    ===we are too polarized and and I’m not sure what will change that.===

    All the cell towers going down at once?


  41. - Levois J - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:51 am:

    Quick fact Jim Edgar was the last Republican candidate for Governor to win Cook County. Could a Republican candidate do that in ‘22?


  42. - Soapbox Derby - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:53 am:

    I liked Edgar better when he was a Republican.


  43. - Grandson of Man - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:56 am:

    Rauner was not a moderate nor was misled by the right wing. He hates unions and the rich paying a fair share of taxes to his core. Before he ran for governor he called public employee unions and pensions a cancer destroying America and made other statements indicating he’s a right winger.

    I don’t know Edgar’s position on unions and taxes very well, but doubt he’s as right wing as Rauner.


  44. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 10:59 am:

    === I liked Edgar better when he was a Republican.===

    The cult thinking might hurt candidates far more than upstate/downstate angst.

    Religious required like fealty to a cult of personality won’t build a party.


  45. - Pundent - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:00 am:

    It was nice that the Lincoln Club invited Edgar to speak. But Donald Trump has far more influence over the ILGOP right now than Edgar ever did or will. I don’t see that changing in the next year. And as 2022 mid terms approach he will assert himself by demanding that all “real” Republicans profess loyalty to him and him alone. Anyone that doesn’t will be eviscerated - including Jim Edgar and anyone who should chose to listen to his advice. The party has had multiple chances to move away from that since the beginning of the year and each time has chosen not to.


  46. - JS Mill - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:01 am:

    =Could a Republican candidate do that in ‘22?=

    Certainly not one that wants to kick Cook County out of Illinois.


  47. - Anyone Remember - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:05 am:

    ===The ramp didn’t increase the debt, not following did.===

    Actually … the Edgar Pension Ramp was, essentially, a 50 year mortgage that was negative amortization for the first 15 years. Those first 15 years let the debt get out of hand.


  48. - hisgirlfriday - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:05 am:

    @Tommydanger - Pat Buchanan should feel at home in the modern day GOP. Conservative on social issues, anti-immigrant, anti-diversity, anti-trade.

    Maybe there is a book to be written about how Trump was the Buchanan supporters of ‘92 finally gaining control of the party the way the Goldwater folks took back control through Reagan in ‘80.


  49. - Roman - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:06 am:

    == They didn’t think I was going to be evil, so they didn’t go out and try to beat me. ==

    This is a key takeaway for any GOP candidate. Rauner and his team understood it and practiced it in ‘14. Don’t be outwardly ideological, campaign in Black and Brown Chicago neighborhoods, ect. Even if you don’t win any new votes, you’re not exciting opposition. An uninspired and disinterested Dem voter base in Chicago is your friend.


  50. - Crispy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:06 am:

    Edgar’s right, but the modern GOP doesn’t want to hear him. It’s a sad situation that today’s GOP seem to think they have to pander to the rubes to win—especially since the state’s urban/rural population imbalance means it’s a failing strategy in a statewide race.

    Can’t these Republican leaders count? For every old dude in a diner in Stumpville who can’t be budged from the belief that Downstate “carries” Illinois financially (when in reality, Chicagoland pays rural Illinois’ bills and farmer welfare), you have 2 folks in the city or suburbs making nervous “Hee-Haw” jokes as they vote Blue.

    I miss the days when the GOP in Illinois meant Edgar, Judy Barr Topinka, and even further back, Chuck Percy.


  51. - Ducky LaMoore - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:11 am:

    “I liked Edgar better when he was a Republican.”

    I liked Republicans better when they were like Edgar.


  52. - cover - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:18 am:

    = Edgar wouldn’t make it out of the Republican primary in any state these days =

    Not around here, but he probably would be competitive in blue states that currently have GOP governors, such as Maryland or Massachusetts.


  53. - JS Mill - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:41 am:

    =Those first 15 years let the debt get out of hand.=

    That is purely obtuse thinking.

    For the umpteenth time, not paying into the system for the better part of a century is what created and increased the debt.

    If the ramp let the debt “get out of hand” explain why, even with the ignoring of the ramp, the pension remained at 40% funded?

    If the ramp isn’t funded, then nothing gets paid down, which is what happened. Ask Blago and George Ryan.

    Edgar did the doable. Compare that to Blago and Rauner and Quinn (who started making the full payment for the first time in decades).

    Edgar will stand out as one of the more successful, and least criminal, governors of the past 40 years. Jim Thompson, for better or worse, was able to get the most done. George Ryan went to prison so he doesn’t really qualify in my opinion. Edgar is right behind Big Jim.


  54. - @misterjayem - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:57 am:

    Edgar’s candidacy was defined by something other than the things and people that he hated.

    I don’t expect today’s IL-GOP to try that path, but it might be worth considering.

    – MrJM


  55. - Cool Papa Bell - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 11:59 am:

    I thought the new GOP was all about scaring people as their first tactic of choice..

    With the current crop of the GQP taking all the air out of party the “pivot” is gonna take longer than 18 months.


  56. - Pundent - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:08 pm:

    Perhaps the better audience for Edgar’s message this week was in Washington. The current GOP, Illinois or otherwise, doesn’t have any use for Jim Edgar. Whether you agree with their policies or politics Edgar, Thompson, and Ryan all knew what it took to win statewide. That doesn’t seem to be the case with anyone in the ILGOP right now. I don’t find them scary. That implies that they would somehow be a threat to win election. The first step is relevancy.


  57. - Em Etib - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:27 pm:

    So what I’m hearing is for a Republican to win they need to act like a democrat. If that’s the case, why bother?


  58. - Rich Miller - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:28 pm:

    ===for a Republican to win they need to act like a democrat===

    lol

    2014, my dude. Wasn’t that long ago.


  59. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:32 pm:

    === - Em Etib - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:27 pm

    So what I’m hearing…===

    … is the Rush Limbaugh, far right silliness that can’t grasp that a big tent party that agrees 80% of the time isn’t a religious cult that must have 100% required fealty.

    You don’t know it, but your thinking ruined the party to where it is now, and you’re preventing the party from growing with that thinking today.

    You don’t know it, but…


  60. - PoliSciNewbie - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:39 pm:

    Edgar said that Rodney Davis and Jason Barickman were the best choices for the GOP. Are they really that moderate on the issues? Edgar did say that today’s moderates were yesterday’s conservatives.


  61. - Unconventionalwisdom - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:50 pm:

    Right or wrong most Republicans don’t pay that much attention to Edgar.

    And I don’t see even a ‘maybe’ for any Republican beating Pritzker.


  62. - Jibba - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 12:54 pm:

    “So what I’m hearing…”

    A candidate must kinda match the electorate to win, brain trust. Bailey will never win in Illinois, even if JB drops dead a month out. Even Davis will have an big uphill battle and will need to rely on national trends plus a scandal. So back to Edgar, who is right that a wacky conservative can’t win. If not anyone he named, then who? Answer that before snarking more on his failures.


  63. - anon2 - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 1:00 pm:

    I voted for Edgar, and agree with his analysis of GOP prospects. But the ramp backloaded the heavy lifting decades out and perpetuated for 15 years the state making smaller pension payments.

    The comparison of the likely GOP gubernatorial nominee to an angry Ernest T. Bass is spot on.


  64. - EssentialStateEmployeeFromChatham - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 1:07 pm:

    ==Edgar will stand out as one of the more successful, and least criminal, governors of the past 40 years.==

    What about MSI and Bill Cellini?


  65. - Unconventional wisdom - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 1:23 pm:

    A conservative candidate will not win against Pritzker.

    But neither will a so-called moderate or liberal candidate win.

    At the State level this is a very Democratic state and that trend will increase as it has in California and many other former swing states that are now solidly Blue as in California and New Jersey.

    The only way a Republican could win is to at least portray himself as ‘moderate’ (and how that would be defined on various issues is open to question) and have a DEM candidate who has had a serious scandal in his office.


  66. - Oswego Willy - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 1:25 pm:

    === At the State level this is a very Democratic state and that trend===

    Rauner won in 2014

    In the past 45 years, 30 of those, GOP governors

    I know “Democrat State”


  67. - Pundent - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 2:01 pm:

    =So what I’m hearing is for a Republican to win they need to act like a democrat.=

    You still only need one more vote than your opponent. Same as it ever was. The real question is do you want purity to minority ideas, or to win elections?


  68. - Elmer Keith - Friday, May 14, 21 @ 3:08 pm:

    “If voters are happy with Democratic party policies they don’t need Jim Edgar’s advice. Just vote Democratic.” IMO the most accurate comment of the day. I regret that I helped the party elect Edgar as what, Sec. of State?

    Little know factoid: Gov. Edgar vetoed a concealed carry bill once. I have the comment letter from the Govs office in a file somewhere. Edgar is a useless relic of a country club past when they let the Repubs run the suburbs and the state senate in a gentleman’s agreement.


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