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Dec, 5 2007 Revenge of the Second City Losing Mayor Daley Cross-Posted from GapersBlock.com "He's just terrific," gushed JPMorgan Chase CEO James Dimon. "I wish every city had ...
by ChicagoLife
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed Dec 05, 2007 at 06:03 AM PST with 14 Recommends
Instead of being a Democratic Team, the state's top Democrats are fighting to reduce the office of the governor to the subservient post it has always been under most past Republican governors. Mayor ...
by rayhanania
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Aug 31, 2007 at 06:49 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
For those of you following the story , BP announced a $38 billion expansion of its NW ...
by CupofTea
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Aug 21, 2007 at 03:27 PM PDT with 14 Recommends
today's developments: the chicago tribune reports: ...
by bored now
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Aug 15, 2007 at 06:17 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Actually, it's only one of Chicago's continuing scandals. This one is the scandal of the ring of police torturers run by John Burge decades ago. The city of Chicago is defendant in a series of ...
by Frank Palmer
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Jul 09, 2007 at 09:24 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Joe Serra is, exactly what the Illinois 14th District and any district that is overwhelmingly Conservative, needs.
by allsright123
Comment Count 4 comments on Sun Jun 10, 2007 at 03:27 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
When we think of a conspiracy, we picture a small group of people meeting in a dark corner and plotting their evil intentions in whispers. This can happen, but the more dangerous conspiracies are ...
by Frank Palmer
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon May 14, 2007 at 10:14 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Today, it ...
by Peace to all
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Apr 14, 2007 at 06:57 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Peter Ueberroth isn't likely to get an Air America gig any time soon. Not that he's way over on the Dark Side, but the former ...
by N0MAN1968
Comment Count 39 comments on Sat Apr 14, 2007 at 02:13 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
That condescension is unseemly in a President isn’t exactly a forehead-slapper. President Bush has been mocked and criticized as inarticulate since he was Governor of Texas. He even uses the ...
by newfie53523
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Mar 28, 2007 at 09:37 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
In case you were wondering what happenned to that tough special prosecutor who nailed Scooter Libby's butt not to long ago, you need not fret. Patrick Fitzgerald, that "mediocre prosecutor" that ...
by Randall Sherman
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Mar 22, 2007 at 03:05 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
As some of you might be aware, there was a municipal election today in Chicago. While the city-wide races are not in doubt, there are many exciting aldermanic races as union locals attempt to oust ...
Comment Count 63 comments on Tue Feb 27, 2007 at 05:33 PM PST with 5 Recommends
The Mayoral Election next Tuesday is not in doubt, but the fate of the Mayor may depend on it anyway. Mayor Daley is a good friend of President Bush and did nothing to help John Kerry in 2004 and ...
by lawyerDan
Comment Count 45 comments on Mon Feb 19, 2007 at 09:30 AM PST with 6 Recommends
How many of you Daily Kos readers say to yourselves that if you got rid of the Republicans, at least as an effective voice in government, then everything would be wonderful. Don't deny it... I have ...
by Randall Sherman
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Jan 21, 2007 at 10:04 PM PST with 10 Recommends
I wanted to bring to everyone's attention, particularly since Yearly Kos is coming to Chicago in August, of news of the death on Friday of the longtime Chairman of the Cook County Democratic Party, ...
by Randall Sherman
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Jan 14, 2007 at 12:39 AM PST with 8 Recommends
Often, I find myself disagreeing with Mayor Daley. I would have liked to see a formidable challenge in February but Representatives Jesse Jackson Jr., and Luis Gutteriez decided against such a race.
by Peace to all
Comment Count 6 comments on Fri Jan 12, 2007 at 07:10 PM PST with 2 Recommends
I know this web site is more than simply a rubber stamp for all things Democratic Party -- it is about positive action aimed at keeping democratic processes alive and well, and to fight where ...
by Edgewater Joe
Comment Count 45 comments on Sun Jan 07, 2007 at 07:52 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Mayor Daley of Chicago has endorsed Barack Obama for President.
by Larry Jones
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Dec 20, 2006 at 10:23 PM PST with 0 Recommends
by Peace to all
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Oct 04, 2006 at 06:45 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
by Steven Searle
Comment Count 48 comments on Tue Sep 12, 2006 at 02:26 PM PDT with 1 Recommend