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[17 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

Charity begins at home. Not to mention the troubles the poor Democrats — do not our hearts go out to them? — suffer when their leader flaunts his power by flouting the law. And neither to mention the perils of one-party rule, as in Cook Cou…

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[5 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]

In 2010, Wheeling Township Assessor Dan Patlak pulled off a substantial Republican victory that many statewide did not follow. Patlak took back the suburban seat on the 3-member Cook County Board of Review from Commissioner Brendan Houlihan, a Democrat, that…

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[29 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

Former Cook County GOP Executive Director Tom Swiss raised eyebrows Monday when he submitted petitions Monday to run for the Illinois State House – as a Democrat. Swiss, who made news with some of the candidates he drafted to run…

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[1 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]

from Sean Morrison Dear Fellow Republicans and Taxpayer Advocates, My name is Sean Morrison and I am running for the Cook County Board of Review First District. This letter is in response to a letter published by my incumbent opponent…

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[29 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

LEMONT – Illinois Democrats won’t have much of a contest at the top of their 2012 primary ballot, but there’s no question Illinois Democrats will. This week the IL GOP is holding the nation’s first online presidential straw poll. But…

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[10 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

BERWYN – If you’re a Cook County resident not happy about the second half of your property tax bill that arrived in your mailbox last week, Cook County Board of Reviews’ Dan Patlak will be hosting an information forum to…

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[19 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]

Which law enforcement strategy do you prefer – one with a green collar or the other, with pink underwear? Talk about the feminization of America. Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart’s feel-good, touchy-feely gardening camp for jail inmates is getting national…

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[16 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

from Warner Todd Huston Rahm Emanuel is now officially sworn in as Chicago’s 46th mayor so we can now officially swear at him. Of course, we all know that today’s ceremony was merely a formality as he was anointed mayor…

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[15 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

UPDATE 1x: Cook County Lee Roupas’s response is below. After the Sun-Times’ expose this week on Cicero brothers Jeff and Craig Pesek, Pesek has reportedly resigned from his position on the IL GOP’s State Central Committee. Former Cook County Commissioner…

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[7 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

Is Cook County Democratic Party Chairman and County Assessor Joe Berrios raking in campaign cash again?