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« Illinois Dems on Supreme Court Corporate Spending Decision So you are Pat Quinn, what do you do now? »

State Politics Thu Jan 21 2010

Hynes ad: Harold Washington fired Quinn

Via Capitol Fax!

This has got to be a very harsh ad! This happened at least 20 or so years ago and it comes right back to haunt the Governor.

To be sure, I would rather Pat Quinn be governor right now than our Ousted governor. In fact I think of Gov. Quinn as an honest man. Unfortunately Quinn's adminstration of the state leaves a lot to be desired.

 
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Jeffrey / January 24, 2010 1:11 PM

Ouch. Would you support Hynes over Quinn? It seems like whoever's at the helm is certain to face challenging times.

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Parents Still Steaming, but About More Than Just Boilers

By Phil Huckelberry / 2 Comments

It's now been 11 days since the carbon monoxide leak which sent over 80 Prussing Elementary School students and staff to the hospital. While officials from Chicago Public Schools have partially answered some questions, and CPS CEO Forrest Claypool has informed that he will be visiting the school to field more questions on Nov. 16, many parents remain irate at the CPS response to date. More...

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Substance, Not Style, the Source of Rahm's Woes

By Ramsin Canon / 2 Comments

It's not surprising that some of Mayor Emanuel's sympathizers and supporters are confusing people's substantive disputes with the mayor as the effect of poor marketing on his part. It's exactly this insular worldview that has gotten the mayor in hot... More...

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