Michael Volpe

Web Site: http://blog.chicagoelections2011.com


Chicago Force win season opener 69-0 against Minnesota Machine

April 10, 2011
Chicago Force win season opener 69-0  against Minnesota Machine

The Chicago Force opened their Women’s Professional Football season Saturday April 9, 2011 against the Minnesota Machine at Winnemac Stadium. The Force looked like the World Champion Green Bay Packers taking on a Pop Warner team as they trounced the Machine 69 to 0. Head Coach John Konecki summed up the effort after the...
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Phelan campaign: Proud of our campaign

April 6, 2011
Phelan campaign: Proud of our campaign

The home base of Molly Phelan was hoping that she'd pull out a hard fought victory. Grim reality hit at about 8:15. Phelan had been beaten soundly.
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Pawar: I believe the same things now I did 15 months ago

March 31, 2011

An aldermanic race is the epitome of retail politics. Whereas presidential races rely far more heavily on media manipulation, messaging, and other macro strategies, in an aldermanic race, victory is almost always determined through one-on-one contact. Getting out the vote isn’t simply most important but it’s ALL that’s important. All I know about winning...
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O’Donnell dominates forum he skips

February 18, 2011
O’Donnell dominates forum he skips

three candidates for 47th Ward alderman traded jabs on TIFs, the budget and clout. But it was Tom O'Donnell, who pulled out of the forum, who dominated discussion.
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Ameya Pawar in 47

February 4, 2011
Ameya Pawar in 47

It is priority number one, two and three for Pawar, should he become the next Alderman in 47, to bring the city's fiscal house in order. He wants to go through the budget "line by line."
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