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Chicago anti-political machine activists disgusted with SOTU

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 10:33pm
Chicago Black Activists Obama SOTU Speech 2014

I didn’t watch the State of the Union Address.

Some grassroots activists in Chicago did. Paul McKinley is in the video.

They were not happy, because they know Obama from Chicago. And they are not part of the machine.

Via Rebel Pundi Chicago Black Grassroots React to State of the Union–Obama, The...

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Could 2014 be the “Year of the Tea Party Democrat”?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 3:56pm
From PatriotBites.com

At the start of the New Year, Legal Insurrection reader Nicholas wrote to ask Professor Jacobson the following question: Could 2014 be the year of the Tea Party Democrats? The political climate certainly seems appropriate.

As Legal Insurrection’s designated “Tea Party Democrat,” I would like to answer this: Yes and No.

Yes: Democrats...

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Bloomberg’s anti-gun money fails to get results in Congress

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 13, 2013 at 7:00am
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According to the left-leaning Sunlight Foundation, “Thanks in part to outgoing New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, gun control groups could match or outspend gun rights forces in 2013 electoral contests, and are heading into 2014 with formidable campaign war chests.”

It was Bloomberg, via his “Mayors against Illegal Guns,” who has injected millions...

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Chicago officially a joke as Blagojevich’s sister-in-law crowned for Aldermanic throne

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 12, 2013 at 1:00pm

Liberal darling Robert Redford is planning a new documentary series on Chicago where he will showcase the city in all its glory. He will be filming the start of the freshwater sailing race, “Race to Mackinac,” but perhaps he ought to be training his cameras on a different race, although it’s...

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Newly elected #IL02 Congresswoman Robin Kelly can’t remember her first two votes

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 14, 2013 at 9:45am

Robin Kelly, newly elected Democrat Congresswoman in Jesse Jackson, Jr’s Illinois district, has already cast two votes.

But, a few hours after these votes, she could not answer when a radio host asked her for what she voted.

In an interview Friday on local Chicago radio station WGN, Kelly was asked:

Radio host: “And...

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A Culture of Death is their choice

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 12:30pm

With each passing day, the testimony at the trial of Philadelphia abortion practitioner Kermit Gosnell gets more gruesome — events which shock the conscience.

From The Daily Mail in Britain:

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Bloomberg buys a congressional seat, with Republican and media help

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 11:00am

Machine candidate Robin Kelly defeated conservative Paul McKinley in the special election to replace Jesse Jackson, Jr., in Congress that was held yesterday in Illinois’ Second District.

While McKinley was able to win 2/3 of the counties included in the district, the city of Chicago provided enough “turnout” that Kelly received...

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“another Chicago corruptocrat headed to DC”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 9:42pm

Not a big surprise, but when the well-monied Machine candidates win, and a rebel loses, it’s always a disappointment.

Robin Kelly won the Special Election to replace Jesse Jackson, Jr. by a wide margin.

In other words, no real political change, another down the line Democratic party loyalist who will make absolutely no...

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McKinley vs The Machine tomorrow in #IL02

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 8, 2013 at 8:21pm

The special election to replace Jesse Jackson, Jr. is Tuesday, and Tuesday we will ascertain what one grassroots campaign, with the help of a few conservative blogs like this one and little else, can do to fight The Machine.

We’ve covered Republican candidate Paul McKinley, who faces Democrat Robin Kelly tomorrow, since...

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Dem candidate in #IL02 blames Aurora victims: “Nobody pulled out their gun to kill the gentleman”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 5, 2013 at 8:07am

In the special election in Illinois to replace Jesse Jackson Jr., Robin Kelly is the candidate of the Chicago Democratic Machine, Michael Bloomberg and Daily Kos.

Despite repeated requests, Kelly still refuses to debate Republican nominee Paul McKinley.

Instead Kelly held her own single-candidate lecture session last night in which she made a truly startling accusation —...

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Chicago Machine Pol endorses Chicago Machine Pol in #IL02

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 2:40pm

Perhaps the least shocking news ever.

As Robin Kelly (D-DailyKos) the Chicago Machine candidate  hides from debates and runs out the clock while the Chicago media twiddles its thumbs over her disappearance and ethics issues, Barack Obama has endorsed Kelly, via her Facebook page:

And her Twitter account (with very few retweets an...

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@Trib_ed_board covers up Robin Kelly refusal to debate and ethics issues in #IL02

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 11:30am

The Editorial Board of the Chicago Tribune offered Republican Paul McKinley a private meeting as part of its “endorsement” review in the Special Election to replace Jesse Jackson, Jr.

As if there ever were any doubt whom the Tribune would endorse.

McKinley declined to take the Tribune up on the offer of a...

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Paul McKinley on Politichicks: We need a corruption ban in Chicago

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 29, 2013 at 2:12pm

Politichicks TV interviewed Paul McKinley a few weeks ago at CPAC, and have just published the video. McKinley didn’t hold back, covering everything from the gun ban to New York’s Bloomberg and his attempts to buy the election. ”They’re using the violence to say that they want a gun ban, but when...

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#DebateTheMachine — Paul McKinley calls on Chicago Tribune to sponsor debate in #IL02

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 1:49pm

Republican Paul McKinley has called upon the Chicago Tribune to sponsor a debate between himself and Democrat candidate Robin Kelly, who thus far has managed to avoid having to debate in public during the general election. Election Day is April 9.

Monday, McKinley issued a press release calling on the Tribune to...

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