Posted inOn Politics

No más

With word just breaking that Kenneth Griffin kicked in $20 million to Richard Irvin’s gubernatorial campaign, I guess you can say he passed the audition. Irvin, that is, not Griffin. No, Griffin’s running the audition. It’s his play, and he’s casting it. I thought Griffin might abandon Irvin after his inability to answer a straightforward […]

Posted inBlogs

Dan Hynes: Keeping us awake this time

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 talking about Pat Quinn’s plan, were you talking about version one, two, or three?” Hynes said. It’s no secret that Hynes is going to try […]