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Government Says It Lost “Only” $9.26 Billion On Auto Bailout.

$9.26 billion is the number offered by a Department of Treasury report issued this week. 199 more words


12th Ward Chicago Corruption: City workers doing political work for George Cardenas

The local city political season is upon us here in ChiTown. I live in a particularly corrupt ward that has a history of racism and cronyism going back 100 years. 240 more words

12th Ward

Mike Stephen: Amisha Patel of "Take Back Chicago" on our aldermen

Take Back Chicago Illinois Grassroots Executive Amisha Patel fills us in on the ways we select our officials, and how the information we are given matches up with their actions. 17 more words

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An Outside the Loop Preview - 12.19.14

Representative Mike Quigley of the 5th district is one of the guests Mike Stephen will welcome Saturday morning on Outside the Loop radio. Get a preview now as Nick Digilio chats with Stephen.  48 more words

Nick Digilio


Here’s a typical action, response, rejoinder by government.

In spite of having abundant Border Patrol agents on Homeland Security’s payroll, many are intentionally assigned to duty too far from the border to effectively curtail movement of those illegally in the United States. 383 more words