Articles Archive for January 2016
Well, now another group is exercising their right to remain silent, the Chicago media, this time over the brutal murder of a 76-year-old man on the far south side.
The man’s name was Claude Cannon. According to news reports, he was shot numerous times in his home, gunned down, just like Emanuel Lazar was more than five decades ago.
According to news reports, Claude Cannon has a brother and roommate, none other than Darrell Cannon. Darrell told the media he did not discover the body in his own house until the day …
Evanston Generosity with Your Tax Dollars
Evanston Mayor Elizabeth Tisdahl said the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Mich. represents a serious failure of government there and she’s asking residents, businesses and organizations to contribute to the United Way of Genesee County’s “Flint Water Fund.”
The city is donating $5,000 to the “Flint Water Fund” and in an online campaign is asking others to make a donation.
I mean, really . . . Source: Donald Trump, Masterpiece Theatre Edition | Power Line
Flashback. When Barack Obama endorsed his close personal friend, Chicago Mafia banker Alexi Giannoulias. Look how the Mob linked bank ended for taxpayers. Yet, Barack Obama claims Alexi really knows how to handle money , check out the first video down …
The Chicago Sun-Times reports:
A nostalgic President Barack Obama returns to Springfield next month, nine years to the day after he officially launched his White House campaign on the steps of the Old State Capitol, as rivals Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders compete to duplicate his historic Iowa caucus victory on Monday.
I was en route to a Hillary Clinton get-out-the-caucus vote rally here on Friday when the White House announced Obama will deliver an address to the Illinois General Assembly where he once served as a state senator from the South Side of Chicago.
“Now, in the final year of his second term, the President looks forward to addressing the Illinois General Assembly on February 10th about what we can do, together, to build a better politics – one that reflects our better selves,” the White House said in a statement.
How ironic, a failed President returns to his home state where they are operating without a budget.
The Daily Mail reports:The parents of a Maryland teenager have launched a lawsuit against their daughter’s public high school, claiming the district forced the 16-year-old to take classes that promote Islam over Christianity and Judaism.John Wood, a fo…
As of this week, Illinois has fewer drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs, less home care for senior citizens and housing for youth in need, fewer re-entry programs for ex-prisoners, mental health counseling services and assistance for veterans.
Those are just some of cuts made by the state’s largest social service provider due to the state budget impasse.
Lutheran Social Services of Illinois announced it was slashing 750 jobs and suspending 30 programs because the state has not reimbursed the agency for $6 million in services already delivered.
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It’s like the fresh young priest preaching about the joys of marriage, on which one of two ladies, veterans of the married state, observed on the way out of mass that she wished she knew “as little about marriage as that young man.” After the San Bernardino massacre, The Angelus, the Los Angeles archdiocesan newspaper, … Continue reading Another mainline Catholic lover of Islam →
. . . jumped the shark two short years ago. Nothing besides a national policy shift on how we create and consume energy will keep our mountains white. Well, how about waiting a couple years? Source: The End of Snow? – The New York Times
The Chicago Tribune reports:Throughout the trial, Sanan. Bills’ lawyer, portrayed his client as a scapegoat who did not have the clout or authority to carry out such a massive scheme.During closing arguments Monday, Sanan suggested that $2 million in b…