How Ameya Pawar bowled over voters in the 47th Ward
What journalists didn’t ask
The reporter who didn’t pay enough attention is now the scapegoat for everybody who paid none at all.
Voter turnout is low today, and the candidates didn’t do much to improve it.
Hynes and Quinn call each other incompetent
Illinois is in terrible financial shape. That’s why we need a monkey tax.
Can Alexi Giannoulias shake off the problems plaguing his family’s bank to win Obama’s old Senate seat?
Dan Hynes came out swinging against Pat Quinn yesterday, as Mick Dumke reported. Last night he discussed the race with Bruce Dold of the Trib and Laura Washington of the […]
This morning a reporter asked Dan Hynes about Governor Pat Quinn’s proposal to increase the state income tax, and Hynes responded with a flash of sardonic wit. “When you were […]
An e-mail from Dan Hynes’s campaign committee just arrived in my inbox. He’s confirming what everybody’s been hearing for a while: he’s going to challenge Pat Quinn for the Democratic […]
The winner of the state’s new casino license has been a generous contributor to many of the most powerful politicians in Illinois.
Watch out: in Denver, Democrats are kissing, making up, and plotting.
The local status quo kicks off the Democratic National Convention.