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CN August 27, 2015

Wanna spend a half-hour talking about the Illinois budget mess and the neutron-bomb that is the Illinois pension situation? No? Who could blame you?

But this conversation’s a little different, because it’s with a guy who was there. 5,260 more words

Chicago Newsroom Past Shows

CTA: The Chicago Threatening Authority (November 13, 2009)

I seriously cannot believe the gall of these people.

http://newsblogs.chicagotribune.com/clout_st/2009/11/cta-board-approves-budget-with-no-fare-increases-but-service-cuts.html

This is not an exact figure but I think the last few days represent roughly the 10,000th time in the last two years that the CTA has threatened a “Doomsday” scenario without the aid of some immediate cash. 469 more words

Contemplating My Navel (Personal Blog)

Anti-BDS Bill Poised for Passage in Illinois Legislature

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by Adam Kredo
May 15, 2015

AIPAC did not support bill

A milestone bill meant to combat international boycotts of Israel cleared a major procedural hurdle in the Illinois House this week, paving the way for the state to become among the first to divest funds from any company supporting the anti-Israel Boycott, Sanctions, and Divestment (BDS) movement.  87 more words

Israel & Middle East

HAIL, HAIL THE TROUBLE IS HERE...WHAT THE HECK IS THE REAL STATE OF THE UNION?

I will be quite honest I didn’t give to much of an ear to the “new”  Governor of Illinois . I am already feeling a little dismayed when the poor is still struggling and he is pulling the plug on many programs that will send the State of Illinois into more tail spin. 484 more words

Update on the Officer Howard Morgan Case - Commuted Sentence

Thank you to departing Illinois Governor Pat Quinn for doing the almost right thing. If you remember SaySomethinL.A. posted about this case last year. Howard Morgan was a detective assigned to the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad. 215 more words

Current

Medical Marijuana Mess Continues for Illinois

Indecision and incompetence rampant as exiting Governor Pat Quinn goes full coward and does nothing but pass the buck.

Documents released Monday by the Rauner administration indicate the medical marijuana program was rocked by indecision during Pat Quinn’s final days, with officials alternately deciding to grant at least some of the licenses, or send the entire program unfinished to their successor. 626 more words

Marijuana

Bill and Wendy Full Show 01-13-15

Bill and Wendy talk about having accidents in class, technology, a potential romantic situation Bill was involved in, medical marijuana, and more.

https://tribwgnam.files.wordpress.com/2015/01/bwfullshow011315.mp3

Bill Leff And Wendy Snyder