Posts Tagged ‘ Democratic Party ’

Fifth CD Candidates Debate

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November 5, 2012
Illinois 5th Congressional District Debate

Illinois Fifth Congressional District candidates met in a debate moderated by the League of Women Voters
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Part 2: Subversion of the System

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October 18, 2012

Ill. Senate Pres. John Cullerton represents most of Ravenswood. But you wouldn't know it as he doesn't associate with his constituents, rarely meeting them at community events. This election he is running unopposed as the Republican challenger was removed from the ballot.
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Part 1: Vote Green or Red, But Not Blue

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October 17, 2012

Starting at the top of the local ticket, there is a disregard for voters and the opposition among local Democrats. Local Democratic candidates facing opposition do not pay respect to their opponents or to the public. Solution: vote Green or Red, but not Blue
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In Passing: Ed Burke

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October 5, 2012

A long-time Democrat and active member of the 47th Ward organization, Ed Burke, is reported to have passed. A wake will be held for the deceased Monday at Drake Funeral Home, 5303 N Western Ave., Chicago, IL 60625 Services are planned for St Benedict, 2201 W Irving Park Rd., Chicago, IL 60618 for Tuesday...
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Schmitt Challenges Quigley For Congress

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July 9, 2012
Dan Schmitt, a Mayfair resident, says it is time to oust the Democrats from the 5th Congressional District.

Dan Schmitt, GOP candidate for the Illinois 5th Congressional District, tells why President Obama's programs need to be reversed and a plan to return jobs to Chicago.
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Ronen Become Unacknowledged Elephant in Room for 14th District Race

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March 18, 2012
Paula Basta, 14th District candidate for State House

The 14th Dist Primary race is coming down to continuing concerns over charges made against ward boss Carol Ronen
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Meet the Neighbors Hoping to Nominate the President

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February 10, 2012

Meet eight neighbors hoping to nominate the next President.
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Sun-Times: Schulter & Rosenfeld Will Withdraw from Committeeman Race

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December 23, 2011

A report in the Chicago Sun-Times today says former Ald. Eugene Schulter and Paul Rosenfeld will withdraw from the race for 47th Ward Committeeman today. ┬áThe Sun-Times says the two withdrew in preference to Peter Coffey, the choice of mayor Rahm Emanuel. The story quotes Tom Bowen, an Emanuel operative, as saying “the mayor...
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Interview with Paul Rosenfeld: Democratic candidate for Committeeman

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December 17, 2011

Paul Rosenfeld talks about community and being Lobbyist 2 in an exclusive interview.
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Waguespack fundraiser

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November 13, 2011

By all appearances Ald. Scott Waguespack is running for the 32nd Ward Democratic Committee Chair. The chair holds a political purse and also has power to vote on appointments to fill openings in certain offices, such as happened when John Fritchey resigned from the Illinois Statehouse to take office at the Cook County Board...
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