Word from Tammy D.: Allen West a scumbag

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
This in mail from the lady who served her country in the military: It was bad enough that our opponent accepted an endorsement and fundraising help from radical right-wing extremist and former Congressman Allen West. Who is also a former military person, about which Tammy’s camp offers nary a mention.…

Paul Schimpf fund-raiser in Glen Ellyn Aug. 30

Elect a Marine, not a Madigan Aug. 30 – 1:00 PM – Fundraiser for Paul Schimpf, Republican Candidate for Attorney General, at Churchill Woods in Glen Ellyn, DuPage Forest Preserve. Dan Proft, Kevin Wiley and Jim Oberweis for U.S. Senate will be speaking. Music and Food. For more info, contact: Dr. Brian Medley – 708-212-0132.…

Progressives are different from the rest of us. Here’s how . . .

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
Progressivism revised down: Modern “progressives” are not, as some economic conservatives would say, socialists. In fact, today’s so-called progressives are not even particularly progressive, at least in the usual sense of seeking to redistribute wealth from rich to poor. As Fred Siegel has noted, contemporary progressivism is an upper-middle-class movement…

The black-robed regiment on call . . .

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
Clergy to the pulpit barricades! AURORA IL – Sunday evening, the Illinois Family Institute hosted several hundred Illinoisans who gathered at Aurora Christian School to hear Pastor, Author, and Oklahoma State Representative Dan Fisher call for Illinois clergy to “wake up” and join a modern day Black Robed Regiment.  …