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|102 Precinct Strategy: help take back Chicago Suburbs
Was there ever any doubt about Gov. Dean's 50 State Strategy? Please help some dedicated progressives implement that same concept on the most local of levels in Wheeling Township, Illinois. Our ...
|Anatomy of a con smear on Rahm Emanuel, Updated x2
(Originally posted at Illinois Reason .) Somebody help! We keep getting attacked with too many facts and this ...
|Comprehensive Media List... Just in Case
Four years ago we all got ready for the Kerry-Bush debates, having learned the lessons of 2000 that it's not who actually does better during the debate but whose campaign staff and ...
|ACTION: Late nite donation for a 50-state nation
A month back a few of us folks in the northwest Chicago suburbs launched an online fundraising drive for our local township Democratic organization. We got a bit more than half-way to our goal and ...
|PLEASE HELP NOW, cont'd: $750 for a local "50-State Strategy"
This is a repost of yesterday's diary, which seemed to attract the lunch crowd. Hopefully today, the breakfast crowd will have a chance to offer their help. Plus,
|PLEASE HELP NOW: If You Believe in 50-State Strategy....
"My friends..." If you believe in the 50-state strategy and value the work of grassroots volunteers organizing in our neighborhoods and communities all across the country,
|BREAKING/UPDATED: Boehner & Cantor smear Obama on a half-quote over Israel
(Note: I didn't see this diaried yet. If it has been I'll delete this one. I've been posting ...
|Fundraiser: Keep your friendly neighborhood Dems up & running
We're more than a third of the way through our fundraising to honor Pat Botterman's legacy and more than a third toward our goal -- ...
|Wheeling Dems donor drive - Aloha Friday w/ poll
I introduced the Wheeling Township Dems Donor Drive online ...
|Wheeling Dems donor drive - 50 state strategy in action
In 10 days, the Wheeling and Palatine Township Democrats will be hosting a joint fundraiser (PDF) to help cover costs ...
|Illinois Blogs Recap Rezko & Obama: Not Much There There, UPDATED
Two Illinois poliblog institutions, The Capitol Fax Blog (by political journalist Rich Miller) and ArchPundit (by political blogger Larry Handlin), are producing primers for the American people and ...
|Con Fran Eaton pouts as Bambenek wankery gets booed
Boo hoo. Illinois Review editor Fran Eaton is rather upset that her bud John Bambenek is again being ...
|UCC Head Denounces Cons' Anti-Christian (& Anti-Obama) Attacks
I don't take kindly to partisan attacks, least of all partisan attacks on people's faith (or even their atheism should that be their choice in our free society). I've written a number of times about ...
|Fran Eaton's Anti-Christianism Rises Again as Obama Heats Up, UPDATED
|Holy pin pricks, Faux Patriotman! Mitt goes pinless! UPDATED! Avec le poll!
(Background: The conservatives recently wrapped up a week or so of faux outrage over Sen. Obama's lack of sufficient flag pin wearing...) Anyone else notice that ...
|The audacity of imposing your "religious-based perspective"
Let me get this straight -- Fundamentalist Dominionists feel a ...
|Mark Kirk Supporter Hurls Insults, Lies at Dems
The recently completed Yearly Kos conference certainly seems to have thrown partisan-conservatives of all stripes into a tizzy. Indeed, one recent offspring of the burgeoning anti-Kos rhetoric has ...
|“I have a gun. I’m going to come and kill you.”
On Thursday, Illinois political journalist Rich Miller sent me a copy of a press release from Sen. Dan Kotowski's office. (
|D-Punjab: Politics ain’t beanbag, or cricket
Still more resonance over the weekend on the Obama Campaign's memo slamming Sen. Clinton's chumminess with ...
|Help Needed: Cartoonist/Illustrator
I'm a graphic designer helping out a local school board campaign -- election is in just over a month. The folks I'm helping are running against a group of social conservative challengers. One of ...
|So the robocalls worked-quit whining & act||thesill||11/13/2006||11||5||-||-|
|Nov 8TH, the 50 State Strategy, and me - PART 1||thesill||11/06/2006||9||3||1||-|
|Expand the Frackin List Yourself! (Build the Bench Edition)||thesill||10/09/2006||6||8||-||1|
|ACTION DIY Justice: Hold Shimkus & Hastert Accountable||thesill||10/02/2006||8||34||-||28|
|Fuck Torture ... And What To Do About It||thesill||09/28/2006||10||5||-||7|
|DKos Think Tank Help: Health Savings Accts||thesill||09/25/2006||20||3||1||2|
|More on ABC Action -- one-upping Yosef 52's Firestorm||thesill||09/03/2006||-||8||-||2|
|Need Katrina/FEMA research help ASAP||thesill||07/06/2006||18||3||1||-|
|Rahm taking his ball, going home? Fights w/ Dean||thesill||07/05/2006||27||13||1||5|
|Graphic Design Help: Need Hi-Res Donkeys||thesill||07/03/2006||16||-||-||-|
|Dan Kotowski - Strong Illinois Candidate Needs Us||thesill||06/27/2006||1||2||-||3|
|New GOP frame: "Election-Year Politics"||thesill||06/22/2006||12||3||-||8|
|Research needed: have voters rejected gay marriage amendments?||thesill||06/08/2006||12||-||-||-|
|Witless Wittman attacks Kos over CT-Sen||thesill||05/22/2006||16||9||1||-|
|Framing: "No Ideas"||thesill||04/14/2006||7||4||-||-|
|Freep Winger Poll on Immigration...||thesill||03/30/2006||18||5||-||-|
|Senator Durbin being santorumed||thesill||03/29/2006||13||7||-||1|
|Cook County, Illinois (NW burbs) pre-Primary (POLL)||thesill||03/20/2006||13||3||-||-|
|Misleading Headlines 101 (AP on Bush LA plot speech)||thesill||02/09/2006||5||4||-||-|
|Freep this poll (tee-hee-hee)||thesill||02/01/2006||23||-||-||-|
|50 State Strategy = Every Precinct Too||thesill||01/19/2006||1||2||-||1|
|AFA likes Alito, sez librls like kiddy porn||thesill||01/11/2006||8||4||-||-|
|Schmitt on Abramoff: Please, Don't Say "Lobbying Reform"||thesill||01/09/2006||9||13||-||7|
|Load the iPods: Podcast Faves?||thesill||12/27/2005||35||5||2||-|
|Countering the 'White Flag' frame...||thesill||12/12/2005||6||3||-||-|
|Chicago Trib covers Cheney's fall, skips facts||thesill||11/24/2005||7||7||-||5|
|Lazy Media: Timeline of Steele-Oreo refs - and a request||thesill||11/23/2005||4||2||-||1|
|ACTION: Get Reid's Back in Vegas (against RNC)||thesill||11/18/2005||3||8||1||-|
|IL Kossacks: Protest Saturday in Arlington Hts (Chicago burb)||thesill||10/14/2005||7||1||-||2|
|National Dems: get started now w/ v-casts on video iPods||thesill||10/13/2005||26||14||-||-|
|Hispanics also let down by Miers pick?||thesill||10/07/2005||3||2||-||-|
|ACTION: Fox attacks Obama via US News, got that?||thesill||09/27/2005||16||16||-||-|
|Kudos to Mayor Nagin||thesill||09/12/2005||84||12||-||-|
|Clearinghouse: Links Citing Rejected Foreign Aid||thesill||09/01/2005||10||9||-||9|
|Hastert Embraces Fringe... movie at 11||thesill||08/28/2005||2||2||-||-|
|Origin of "Democrat Party" epithet||thesill||08/11/2005||22||2||-||-|
|Dan Kotowski: Another Strong Dem in a Red District||thesill||08/04/2005||7||-||-||-|
|Want to ask John Roberts a question?||thesill||07/20/2005||3||2||-||-|
|Clearinghouse for Roberts Nomination polls||thesill||07/20/2005||8||1||-||-|
|PLEASE HELP: Right-Wing STILL Attacking Durbin||thesill||07/06/2005||18||15||-||-|
|ATTN Illinois Kossacks (& other Durbin defenders)||thesill||07/03/2005||4||4||-||-|
|Durbin Attack Ad Planned for Illinois||thesill||07/02/2005||18||10||-||-|
|If you didn't already, freep these Durbin polls||thesill||06/23/2005||4||4||-||-|
|2 Durbin polls to freep||thesill||06/22/2005||5||2||-||-|
|On Sen Durbin's Apology... alert + poll||thesill||06/22/2005||2||4||-||-|
|Chicago Tribune Bashes Dean, out of context of course||thesill||06/15/2005||3||6||-||8|
|Military.com reports on Selective Service preparations||thesill||06/10/2005||9||7||-||-|
|We ARE Wired Different: Sarcasm lost on the right.... (+poll)||thesill||05/25/2005||15||5||-||-|
|Stick, Senators & Constituents: Discuss Nominees' Background||thesill||05/25/2005||2||1||-||-|
|A Priscilla Owen Primer||thesill||05/24/2005||5||9||-||16|
|A Priscilla Owen Primer||thesill||05/23/2005||1||1||-||-|
|Resource: Filibuster Framing||thesill||05/19/2005||10||2||-||6|
|Armageddon in T -13 months (w push-poll)||thesill||05/06/2005||13||-||-||-|
|The Importance of Developing and Using Our Own Frames||thesill||04/26/2005||6||-||-||-|
|Chicago Tribune editorial says Kos/MyDD=Thune bloggers||thesill||04/23/2005||8||16||-||-|
|It's 3am... I'm doing volunteer work...||thesill||02/15/2005||3||-||-||-|
|Pelosi's backhanded thanx to Lakoff||thesill||02/04/2005||1||6||-||-|
|SS: Alternatives or Arguments, and strategery||thesill||02/03/2005||8||-||-||10|
|Con Payola, pt. 2: Maggie Gallagher||thesill||01/26/2005||3||2||-||-|
|Holiday Action: Phone Cards to Walter Reed GIs||thesill||12/21/2004||7||1||-||-|
|Cons still giving away 'Unfit for Cmnd'||thesill||11/29/2004||8||2||-||-|
|More on "Use The Framing!!!"||thesill||11/18/2004||10||9||-||8|
|WRITE TO: Jake Tapper of ABC NEWS||thesill||11/09/2004||4||6||-||-|
|Ramping up our own Progressive Business Alliance||thesill||11/08/2004||7||6||-||9|
|What were past PV + EV margins? (w. poll)||thesill||11/01/2004||-||-||-||-|
|Al Qa Qaa timeline (with references)||thesill||10/28/2004||8||15||-||-|
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