Illinois
Aug 2017

Let the blame game begin

Jul 2017
Jun 2017

Illinois is the ‘Venezuela of the Midwest’

John Sexton Jun 29, 2017 9:21 PM

“Illinois continued to reward the state’s powerful unions with more generous benefits.”

Going for the record

“I mean he sold our country to The Russians.”

Hackers stole private data from election databases

John Sexton Jun 22, 2017 1:21 PM

“90,000 records stolen by Russian state actors contained drivers license numbers”

The mob is generally better organized than this

May 2017

When is a child no longer a child?

But of course…

Apr 2017

It’s come to this

Mar 2017

Keeping the business of the people in business

Feb 2017

This is not a joke. Or if it is, it’s a really bad one

Dec 2016

It wasn’t a merry Christmas in Chicago

Jazz Shaw Dec 26, 2016 8:01 AM

Ho ho homicide

Nov 2016

Hard to stop the killing rate without catching the killers

Oct 2016

Language is apparently no longer relevant in legal decisions

“There have been many parties when only two kids showed up.”

Thankfully, this never happens. I’m sure this is all some terrible misunderstanding

With a soaring murder rate and a broken city budget, why not shut down the schools too?

Sep 2016

AP: Why Chicago is the murder capital

John Sexton Sep 29, 2016 10:01 PM

“…this is all fun for them.”

Will 1,000 new cops solve Chicago’s problems?

Jazz Shaw Sep 21, 2016 12:31 PM

It’s probably a good start, but sheer numbers don’t relieve the underlying problem

Somebody at Liberal America HQ is blowing a gasket right about now

A new high and a devastating new low at the same time. When will the gang violence problem be addressed?

Aug 2016

Chow down.

This is the cost of illegal gun violence

Beyond tricky

This is why we can’t have nice things

Seems like old times

Plus, Obama’s home state next up for big ObamaCare premium increases.

Jul 2016

This is not surprising news

Obamacare co-op in Illinois to be liquidated

John Sexton Jul 13, 2016 1:01 PM

“This is the end.”

Bloody Sunday… and Saturday. And Monday.

Jun 2016

“Donald Trump has not demonstrated the temperament necessary to assume the greatest office in the world.”

May 2016
Apr 2016
Mar 2016

“Just man up…”

Live blog: Trump takes Illinois and Missouri

Jazz Shaw Mar 15, 2016 9:25 PM

The best of the rest