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[2 Oct 2019 | No Comment | ]

Today, Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) named Illinois Governor J. B. Pritzker (D) September 2019 Porker of the Month for signing a $40.1 billion budget without any spending restraints and $1.4 billion in pork-barrel projects.

Illinois currently has a $223.9 billion shortfall, which breaks down to a debt burden of $52,600 per taxpayer. The state has $6 billion in unpaid bills and the lowest credit rating of any state in the country. Its unfunded pension liability tops $130 billion. Illinois taxpayers are so saddled with debt, taxes, corrupt local government, and …

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[11 Jun 2019 | No Comment | ]

From the Evanston Patch

The former mansion of Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker and First Lady MK Pritzker returned to the market Sunday in north Evanston with an asking price of $2.7 million amid ongoing foreclosure proceedings on the property.

The governor and his wife purchased the property for $1.025 million in 1993, selling it for $4.1 million in 2007 — the same year they bought the second of their two contiguous mansions on Astor Place in Chicago’s Gold Coast neighborhood. That home’s toilet-related property tax breaks reportedly remain under federal investigation.

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[31 May 2019 | No Comment | ]

Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to Keynote FireEye Cyber Defense Summit
World’s leading cyber security experts, government officials and executives collaborate to solve for tomorrow’s risks, today.

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[10 May 2019 | No Comment | ]

Minister Farrakhan at St. Sabina’s Parish
Minister Farrakhan – Response to Facebook from St. Sabina Video on Vimeo.

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[9 May 2019 | No Comment | ]

How Are You Going to be Affected by this Mess?
The fiscal quagmires in Chicago and Illinois will cause significant problems for many people:

If you are a resident or business owner in Chicago or Illinois, this could affect your taxes and your property value. Services will also keep declining, which means fewer police officers and larger classroom sizes.
If you are a current or former employeeof the city of Chicago or the state of Illinois, this could affect your job, your salary, and your pension.
If you are a municipal bondinvestor who bought …

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[23 Apr 2019 | No Comment | ]

November 3 2008: Barack Obama Elected President
November 3, 2008: Tom Balanoff negotiates sale of Senate seat with Rod Blagojevich
Blagojevich met with a labor union official who said he was in contact with Obama and had suggested his adviser Valerie Jarrett be appointed to the Senate seat.
December 1, 2008: Obama meets Blagojevich in Philadelphia

December 8, 2008: Emanuel called Blagojevich Chief of Staff John Harris again and later told the FBI that Obama said on Dec. 7 that he was concerned about Senate Candidate D being appointed. Someone from the Tribune tells Blagojevich that the …

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[23 Apr 2019 | No Comment | ]

Crim. Action No. 19-0125

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[22 Apr 2019 | No Comment | ]

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[11 Apr 2019 | No Comment | ]

Here is the link to the full text of the Indictment of Greg Craig, former counsel to the Obama Administration