Cook County Republican chairmanship election a true contest

There’s “a tug of war” among Cook County Republicans over leadership, Sneed reports in Sun-Times, citing Illinois Review, with Bruce Rauner backing chairman Aaron Del Mar, Palatine township committeeman, over challenger Chris Cleveland, “hard-charging 43rd Ward GOP committeeman.” Hard-charging indeed. At the Feb. 5 joint city and county GOP meeting at Parthenon Restaurant, Cleveland showed a video…

Rauner over Dillard – The perfect argument

From 43rd Ward committeeman Chris Cleveland, the perfect position: I hadn’t planned to endorse in the governor’s race. I still don’t want to. As a Republican Party worker bee, I’m supposed to support the nominee, right? That’s my job? And indeed, I will support the nominee, whoever it is. But now, a week before the…

UNIONS FOR DILLARD VS. RAUNER . . .

. . .  TO STOP RAUNER — AND PUNISH MADIGAN AND QUINN Illinois Review has it: Pro-union groups such as Republican Fund for Progress & Jobs, the Fund forProsperity & Jobs, the Illinois Freedom PAC and the Democrat Governors Association are raising money, running ads, and preparing to put boots on the ground – all…