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by Land of Enchantment
Comment Count 245 comments on Sun Dec 28, 2008 at 12:09 PM PST with 412 Recommends
Hi - so the vote has been moved to this morning but here's the play-by-play of last night's debate (with commentary of course) from www.eyesontrade.org:
by globaltradewatch
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 08, 2007 at 06:25 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Senator Debbie Halvorson, Illinois Senate Majority Leader, has no opposition in the Democratic primary to win the open seat for Illinois’ 11th Congressional District. This seat is open due ...
by chicagodavid
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2007 at 07:02 AM PST with 10 Recommends
Big news from the Land of Lincoln today. As was rumored, Jerry Weller (R-Guatemala) announced that he will NOT run for re-election. Former Bradley and Indiana Pacers Head Coach Dick Versace also ...
by Jerry 101
Comment Count 31 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2007 at 01:17 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Illinois Rep. Jerry Weller, a republican from Morris, officialy announced today that he will not run for re-election in 2008. More below the fold...
by KMuniz
Comment Count 17 comments on Fri Sep 21, 2007 at 11:14 AM PDT with 9 Recommends
the respected capitol fax blog reports "Congressman Jerry Weller is not yet circulating his nominating petitions."
by bored now
Comment Count 27 comments on Wed Sep 19, 2007 at 09:02 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
Jerry Weller is already in significant trouble due to his corruption in connection to his extensive land holdings in Central America. Dennis Hastert, the EX-Speaker (Ah!) has also had his ...
by Yosef 52
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2007 at 05:20 PM PDT with 29 Recommends
The attorneys for Brent Wilkes, who faces over 30 counts bribery, fraud, money laundering and conspiracy in connection with Duke Cunningham,
by Glic
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2007 at 09:15 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Congressman Jerry Weller, IL 11, the senior Republican on the Central-American subcommittee of the House Foreign Relations committee, has huge amounts of investment in land in Nicaraugua. How much, ...
by Frank Palmer
Comment Count 10 comments on Mon Sep 10, 2007 at 10:14 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
So this is the Republican party. [Corrupthttp://www.swingstateproject.com/showDiary.do?diaryId=799]: In 2002 Weller made his first official congressional trip to Nicaragua. Before the ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 85 comments on Sun Sep 09, 2007 at 09:58 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
The Chicago Tribune reports today that Rep. Weller has extensive land investments in Nicaragua, which are not fully listed in documents that he is required to file. More below:
by GoCougs
Comment Count 19 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2007 at 04:18 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
A few days after it became obvious that the GOP was rooting for three of its congressional members to ...
by LeftistAddiction
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2007 at 02:15 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
(edited the title, fixed name of Tribune's blog) Jerry Weller (IL-11), who's father-in-law was a genocidal dictator in Guatemala, and all around bad man is the subject of a Chicago Tribune ...
by Jerry 101
Comment Count 33 comments on Fri Sep 07, 2007 at 06:33 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Republican Representative Jerry Weller (R-IL) may have a fight on his hands as the president of Kankakee Community College (KCC) announced today that he may run against Weller. More below the fold.
by KMuniz
Comment Count 18 comments on Fri Aug 17, 2007 at 12:41 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
From Kristen MCQueary's column in the [Daily Southtownhttp://www.dailysouthtown.com/news/mcqueary/184305,241MCQ1.article]: When members of Congress take their seats, they'll adhere to a ...
by Kankakee Voice
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Dec 24, 2006 at 08:56 AM PST with 0 Recommends
During the worst period of Guatemala's long internal armed conflict, Guatemalan security forces sought to exterminate large parts of the indigenous Mayan population, killing tens of thousands of ...
by Kankakee Voice
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 22, 2006 at 11:01 AM PST with 8 Recommends
by chicagodavid
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Nov 15, 2006 at 11:09 AM PST with 6 Recommends
by chicagodavid
Comment Count 2 comments on Sun Nov 05, 2006 at 03:23 PM PST with 5 Recommends
by chicagodavid
Comment Count 3 comments on Thu Nov 02, 2006 at 10:22 AM PST with 5 Recommends
by chicagodavid
Comment Count 3 comments on Wed Nov 01, 2006 at 08:02 AM PST with 6 Recommends