JOY CUNNINGHAM RECEIVES MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR SUPPORT AND MAJOR POLITICAL ENDORSEMENTS FOR ILLINOIS SUPREME COURT
From The news blog 'And The Ordinary People Said' by veteran political activist Mark Allen at www.chicagonow.com
The historic campaign of Illinois Appellate Court Justice Joy Cunningham for Illinois Supreme Court kicked off with the powerful political powers like Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle, U.S. Congressman Danny Davis, and Secretary of State Jesse White. With that b
Is Illinois 26th District a "Pay To Play" District? Insider Political Fundraiser Candidate Being Chosen Over Proven Grassroots Candidates In Filling Burns Vacancy?
Is the Illinois 26th District a "Pay To Play" Seat Now?? I just got a call that a candidate from the University of Chicago who has raised money for Barack Obama, new 4th Ward Alderman Will Burns, State Senator Kwame Raoule and many of the Committeemen voting and other politicians in the district is being chosen to fill th
Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford has re-adopted and re-posted the Citizen CRA (Community Reinvestment Act) Complaint Form, negotiated by the Community Reinvestment Organizing Project (COP), two years along as a bank accountability process for Illinois citizens with concerns by limited or non-existent CRA activity of state depositories. (SEE ATTACHED).
Scott Lee Cohen's campaign for governor stands out about the rest
Television commercial breaks are filled with mudslinging from the various candidates. The candidates for the U.S. Senate, Republican Mark Kirk and Democrat Alexi Giannoulias, spend most of their time bashing each other. During the 5 om news on WLS TV, I saw six commercials from each of them bashing each other.
As one of the first community organizers to work with Barack Obama when he first came to Chicago, I have the authority to state without reservation that "President" Obama has lost the foundation he developed as "Organizer" Obama.
His latest endorsement of Illinois Governor Pat Quinn is proof that "President" Obama set a real low standard for this Quinn endorsement than the "high" standards he used to have making sure that candidates truly earned the grassroots support from the communty organizers
Scott Lee Cohen already had good presence among street workers getting petitions, but In a major boost for more street workers, veteran political activist Wallace "Gator" Bradley has signed on with an additional crew of grassroots street workers to help Scott Lee Cohen get the 25,000 signatures needed to make the ballot.
And Bradley seems to have secured a number of peop