God bless Don Harmon

God bless Don Harmon. If I owned a losing team, I’d want him in the locker room for his pep talks. We have the slowest-growing (2nd-slowest? 3rd?)economy in the country, the fastest-leaving population (2nd? 3rd?), the highest (2nd? 3rd?) business tax rate. We got everything in this state. Don’s party has been in charge. It’s…

The village goes brown, but not the villagers

Know what I think about the village’s green-energy shift by the trustees? It’s to save big money for the big buyers, primarily the village itself, with important nod toward business owners. Hence the big push by Pres. Anan et al. for homeowners to opt for the no-longer-default-option green. Each can save as he wishes, in…

Lesson in arrogance from Obama’s man at Justice

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
Top cop Eric Holder to elected representative in hearing, from Judicial Watch: Fox News described the exchange: Attorney General Eric Holder got into a heated argument with a Republican congressman Tuesday [4/8] over the still-pending contempt case against him. ? Holder was testifying before the House Judiciary Committee when Rep.…

Don Harmon straightens up and flies right

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
Sen. Don Harmon is one of top legislators in carding miles on state airplanes. SPRINGFIELD ? Despite its budget woes, the state of Illinois continues to operate a fleet of executive aircraft that ferries legislators, Supreme Court justices and statewide elected officials between Springfield and Chicago.? The cost of operating…