— Highland Park City Council passes resolution calling for semi-automatic weapons ban – Liz Nagy
— Liz Cheney braces for loss as Trump tested in Wyoming, Alaska. Voters in Alaska as well as Wyoming are weighing in on the direction of the GOP. – AP
— Giannoulias, Brady Set the Stage for Heated Battle in Secretary of State’s Race
— Highland Park considering assault weapons ban resolution – Kasey Chronis
— Afghanistan Marks 1 Year Since Taliban Seizure as Woes Mount – AP
— Why one-third of traditional schools at CPS are half empty – Brian Althimer
— ‘Klanned Parenthood’: Bailey’s running mate’s old social media posts surface – Tahman Bradley
— DeSantis knocks FBI during rally for Trump-backed candidates in Arizona – Zach Schonfeld
— How LGBTQ advocates in Chicago are confronting monkeypox. The latest public health crisis impacts queer communities in Chicago, and those communities are mobilizing. – Sarah Stark (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote LGBTQ.)
— FRONT PAGE WITH BIG COLOR PICTURE: COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Illinois Democrats push Blacks to be pot pushers.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats illegally encourage citizens of foreign countries to illegally come to America illegally and to illegally stay in America Illegally
— ‘Absolutely political theater’: Naperville gun shop owner questions motives behind sales ban ordinance – Kevin Schmit
CRAIN’S CHICAGO BUSINESS
— Walgreens wanders into the culture wars. Moving deeper into health care, the pharmacy giant can’t dodge controversies like the white-hot abortion issue. – ALLY MAROTTI
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats run health care. Ever-increasingly, Democrats want everyone in health care to be anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-heterosexual, anti-traditional marriage/family, anti-non-poor people, anti-gun owners, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— Elite colleges—including UChicago and Northwestern—lose bid to end suit alleging admissions collusion. The schools, including Notre Dame, will now face antitrust litigation.
— St. Charles School Board members to review results of equity audit – Eric Schelkopf (COMMENT: Under the Democrats, expect that ever-increasingly, Democrats will blame Republicans for students getting lower grades, and especially students who get lower grades and have parents who are minority, unmarried, in same-sex marriages, LGBTQ, moderate, liberal, Democrat, Libertarian, Green, Independent, RINO, drinkers, gamblers, stoners, criminals, non-Christian, non-Protestant, non-Italian American, non-German American, citizens of foreign countries and/or have parents who have less money than others and/or have ancestors who have not been in America for a long timer.)
(FROM THE ARTICLE: The findings show achievement gaps are found along the lines of demographic characteristics “specifically students who are Hispanic and Black/African American and social economic status in the district that mirror national trends,” Igor and Taylor said. Another finding is that Illinois Assessment of Readiness and Scholastic Assessment Test scores indicate an achievement gap by gender, with females significantly outperforming males in English Language Arts and males outperforming females in math. . .“However, there were reports of microaggressions and disrespectful behavior reported across racial/ethnic groups that need to be addressed,” they said. “The data collected would suggest a significant desire across all interest groups for a more equitable system.)
— Springfield to vote on how close cannabis businesses can be to homes, schools – Julia Rosier (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote pot.)
— Republicans want to know why Trump is being investigated for potential violations of Espionage Act (COMMENT: In 1974, to get rid of me, my Democrat IRS superiors not only investigated my travel vouchers, they disallowed them. SEE: https://www.gao.gov/products/b-180010.11 In 1978, to get rid of me, my Democrat IRS superiors not only investigated my income tax returns, they disallowed my education deductions.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasing, Democrats want everyone in health care to promote abortion.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats use educators to make students good little Democrats.
— Mulling a Pritzker-Bailey debate – SHIA KAPOS
— Awake Illinois reacts to Pritzker attacks: ‘Look at his desperate campaign email’ (COMMENT: I should write a book about those who did the most to destroy TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois and to destroy Illinois Center Right Coalition (ICRC). I would focus on past and present a) leaders of the Illinois Republican Party, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Milton Township Republican Organization, b) Republican leaders of Illinois, DuPage County, Milton Township, Wheaton, Wheaton Park District, Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, and Downtown Wheaton Association, c) Republican Precinct Committeemen in Illinois, DuPage County, and Milton Township, d) conservative leaders, e) religious leaders, and f) Republican candidates on ballots in my precinct and their political consultants, major donors, fundraisers, pollsters, campaign managers, campaign staff members, and campaign volunteers. I would focus on those who ended my roles as a) the Republican fundraiser for Wheaton Independence Day parades and fireworks in 2021, b) TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois chairman in 2012, c) Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee member in 2011, c) Milton Township Republican Organization (MTRO) webmaster in 2010 and 2004, d) ICRC Steering Committee member in 2007, and e) American Association of Political Consultants Midwest Chapter board member in 2004. They stress that a) they crushed my bid to fill the Wheaton West District City Council vacancy in 2019, b) that they almost got ICRC to censure me for my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters in 2006, and c) that they crushed my bid for the open MTRO Treasurer position in 2004.)
CHICAGO CITY WIRE
— 29th House District Candidate Jeffery Coleman hosts Bailey: ‘I want to shed light to my community’
WILL COUNTY GAZETTE
— Bailey proposes substantial tax relief: ‘Struggling families need more than just band-aid solutions’ – Bree Gonzales
METRO EAST SUN
— Bailey urges strong Republican Day attendance by Metro East residents: ‘There is a lot at stake in this election’ – Bree Gonzales
— Bailey: ‘The truth is gas prices are still high and working families are still struggling’ – Bree Gonzales
CENTER SQUARE ILLINOIS
— Illinois Republicans warn of negative effects of climate legislation in Inflation Reduction Act – Greg Bishop
WEST COOK NEWS
— Bailey: ‘The paltry sales tax holiday Pritzker is touting is not enough to help working families’ – Bree Gonzales
WEST CENTRAL REPORTER
— Bailey: ‘We need real, substantial tax relief for Illinois families’ – Bree Gonzales
— ‘We want to keep our neighborhood schools’ isn’t a good argument when those schools are near-empty and the remaining students can’t read or do math.
— This is no way to run a public school district. Two-thirds of CPS schools are ‘underenrolled’ by the district’s own measure.
— WHERE’S WEYERMULLER? AT CPAC 2022 IN DALLAS, TEXAS WITH PRESIDENT TRUMP
— Secretary of State race roundup
— Campaign notebook
— Democrats spending nearly 8 times as much as Republicans on abortion ads – Ryan Lovelace
— Donald Trump is not the target — we are. The heart of America hangs in the balance. – Jacqueline Timmer (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, the more of the following that you are, the more that Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, and RINOs target you: Trump supporter, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, White, male, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owner, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or if your ancestors have been in America for a long time.)
— Pressure mounts on Biden administration to slap cuffs on Trump – Susan Ferrechio
— Monkeypox vaccine made available to sex workers in Philadelphia — where sex work is illegal – Christopher Tremoglie
— Voters should never forgive Democrats for their dangerous expansion of the IRS – Quin Hillyer
— COVID, CRT, sexuality: What’s behind the mass student exodus from public schools – SARAH WESTWOOD
— ‘Parents are awake’: School activists prepare for long-term staying power – JEREMIAH POFF
— The education establishment is holding our students hostage. Here’s how to free them. – BETSY DEVOS
— Proportion of young people collecting unemployment grew in wake of pandemic – Zachary Halaschak (COMMENT: To avoid unemployment, I took and kept jobs that my critics/opponents, their operatives, and the dupes demonize, denigrate, and condemn as being bad jobs, that is, jobs that they would never stoop to take. I did yard work and delivered newspapers 1962-1964; washed dishes 1964-1966; cleaned golf shoes, chipped slag, and pumped gasoline in 1966; delivered mail 1966-1969; worked on an automobile assembly line and as a security guard in 1970; sold tires, automotive services, and major appliances 1970-1971; pumped gasoline 1971-1972; collected delinquent taxes 1971-1980; and audited federal agencies 1980-1997.)
— Reclaiming diversity, equity, and inclusion in the education system – JONATHAN BUTCHER
NEW YORK POST
— White teachers would be laid off first under Minnesota teachers contract – Jesse O’Neill (COMMENT: To deal with Republican-led GAO budget cuts during the 1980s and 1990s, the first employees that the Democrats who ran the agency got rid of were Republican, White, male, older, and/or non-veteran.)
— Parents need to let go at the college drop-off so kids thrive – Deirdre Reilly (COMMENT: My outstanding parents provided me with room and board in their Crete home a) while I took classes at UIC 1966-1968, b) weekends during my first semester at NIU in 1969 so that I could keep my part-time Park Forest Post Office job, and c) the summer of 1969.)
— It’s Inevitable: Trump Will Be Indicted. Americans should prepare for the spectacle of Donald Trump pleading not guilty to charges brought by the Biden Justice Department. – Julie Kelly
— We Win, They Lose. That Simple. – J.B. Shurk
BIZ PAC REVIEW
— Tennessee McDonald’s employee has to call cops on bussed illegals for panhandling – Chris Donaldson
— Allstate Foundation Funds Organizations that Push Critical Race Theory into the Classroom – SPENCER LINDQUIST
— Mark Levin: ‘Ruling Class Is in Revolt’ – ‘Completely Rogue and Out of Control’ – JEFF POOR
— University of Virginia student paper demands removal of things Thomas Jefferson – DAVE HUBER
— Trump’s Endorsements Face Major Test Against Established GOP Candidates – JUSTINE BROOKE MURRAY
— 14 FBI Whistleblowers Have Come Forward: Rep. Jordan – Jack Phillips (COMMENT: I blew the whistle on patronage, political affiliation discrimination, reverse discrimination, and age discrimination at GAO 1980-1997, IRS 1971-1980, and the Post Office 1966-1969. But my Republican U.S. Senators, my Republican U.S. Representatives, and their staff members did not listen.)
— Trudeau and Biden Policies Serve Beijing’s Interests – Philip Carl Salzman
— Twitter thought police prepare for elections so they can censor political opponents. Big tech censors could interfere with midterm elections and target Republicans again. – Harmeet K. Dhillon (COMMENT: Twitter is a Democrat/Libertarian/Green/Independent/RINO website.)
— Sen. Ted Cruz, Adam Laxalt steamed by Department of Justice: ‘They continue to target parents’ Parents have spoken out against COVID-19 mandates, critical race theory, and more at local school board meetings – Cortney O’Brien
— Fall of Roe v. Wade ‘directly serves White supremacist extremist goals,’ MSNBC columnist claims. MSNBC opinion columnist Cynthia Miller-Idriss accused right-wing extremists of weaponizing motherhood in May – Lindsay Kornick
— Afghanistan Faces Hunger, Economic Collapse, Other Crises One Year After Biden Withdrawal
— Liz Cheney’s Net Worth Has Grown 600% During Time In Congress (COMMENT: Should everyone in government and politics be required to disclose all their income and where it came from? All my income came from what I earned doing yard work and delivered newspapers 1962-1964; washing dishes 1964-1966; cleaning golf shoes, chipping slag, and pumping gasoline in 1966; delivering mail 1966-1969; working on an automobile assembly line and as a security guard in 1970; selling tires, automotive services, and major appliances 1970-1971; pumping gasoline 1971-1972; collecting delinquent taxes 1971-1980; auditing federal agencies 1980-1997; collecting a Civil Service Retirement System pension since 1997; and collecting Social Security since 2010.)
— Are We Still In America? – Michael Reagan
— Over 700 People Illegally Crossed the Border into Eagle Pass, TX, on Sunday Morning Alone. Border patrol agents are seeing an increase in “non-traditional migrants.” – Mary Chastain
— Vile MSNBC: Roe’s Overturn Serves White Supremacists’ Interests – Kevin Tober
— Nets Ignore DISTURBING Border Numbers, 10 Suspected Terrorists Crossed Border – Kevin Tober
— COMMENT: Pacific Legal Foundation paints itself as being “above it all.”
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, hate-filled Trump-hating Trump-haters do everything that they can to incite Trump supporters.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, hate-filled Trump-hating Trump-haters promote hatred against Trump.
NEW YORK TIMES
— Giuliani Is Told He Is a Target of Trump Election Investigation in Georgia – Richard Fausset and Danny Hakim (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats run America. Expect that ever-increasingly, they will target Republicans.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats run education. Ever-increasingly, Democrats use education to make students good little Democrats, that is, to make them socialists, anti-law enforcement, anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-heterosexual, anti-traditional marriage/family, anti-non-poor people, anti-gun owners, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— COMMENT: The more that you promote hatred against Trump, the more that hate-filled Trump-hating Trump-haters promote you.
LOS ANGELES TIMES
— As L.A. schools return, should monkeypox be a concern for students, staff? – GRACE TOOHEY (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats do everything that they can to promote LGBTQ.)
— Nurses of color look for ‘action’ after official apology from American Nurses Association – Nada Hassanein (COMMENT: Democrat, Libertarian, Green, Independent, and RINO minorities, females, younger people, LGBTQers, moderates. liberals, poor people, non-Protestants, non-German Americans, and those who ancestors have not been in America for a long time want all employers, all organizations, all companies, all governments, all countries, all etc. a) to officially apologize for discriminating against them and b) to get rid of their employees, members, residents who are Republican and White, male, older, heterosexual, conservative, non-poor, Protestant, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.)
— Texas GOP declares invasion at southern border – Bethany Blankley
WALL STREET JOURNAL
— Key Illinois Companies Move South. Here’s What It Means for the State. Citadel and Caterpillar are moving their headquarters from blue to red states.
— COMMENT: Michael R. Bloomberg paints himself as being “above it all.”
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats run America. Ever-increasingly, Democrats do everything that they can to make everyone in health care anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-heterosexual, anti-traditional marriage/family, anti-non-poor people, anti-gun owners, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— The SALT Democrats Surrender. Northeast House Members break their tax-deduction pledge. – Editorial (COMMENT: Since 1972, my critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes have been furious that I paid less federal income tax by itemizing.)
— Married Couples’ Financial Lead Over Singles Is Getting Wider. Rising prices and two years of pandemic-induced tumult have increased the financial stress on people without shared assets. – Julia Carpenter (COMMENT: In 1980, when I was 31 years old, if I had not been married and if my wife had not had a good job, my Democrat GAO superiors’ requiring/forcing me to take a $20,901/year (21%) pay cut to transfer from IRS to GAO might very well have stopped me from transferring. When we got married in 1978, we used her $20,000 savings ($91,000 in today’s dollars) for the down payment for the home that we bought in Wheaton.)
— Local Governments Trail Private Employers in Hiring. U.S. employers have added jobs at a historically robust pace since emerging from the pandemic, with a notable exception: state and local governments. – Bryan Mena
— How WealthScore Assesses Your Financial Health. Methodology details how scores are calculated from user inputs. Bloomberg’s online WealthScore tool allows users in the US to get a financial health checkup by answering questions about their age, household size, income, spending, debts and assets. – Phil Kuntz (DIERSEN: When I was 29 years old, in its 4-page article in its February 1978 issue, Money Magazine put my net worth at $53,950 ($245,715 in today’s dollars). Of course, needless-to-say, my Democrat IRS and GAO superiors, supervisors, coworkers, and subordinates used that to demonize me, to denigrate me, and to condemn me as being undeservedly filthy rich.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, BIG BUSINESS paints itself as being anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-heterosexual, anti-traditional marriage/family, anti-non-poor people, anti-gun owners, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— Corporate board diversity quotas improve gender equity for lower-ranking women in the workforce too – EMMA HINCHLIFFE (COMMENT: I should write a book about the race and gender promotion quotas, goals, and targets that my GAO, IRS, and Post Office superiors had to meet and what they did to meet those quotas, goals, and targets.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats run America. Ever-increasingly, Democrats make everyone in health care anti-law enforcement, anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-heterosexual, anti-traditional marriage/family, anti-non-poor people, anti-gun owners, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— Planning to work longer? How to stay in the job you love. – Jessica Hall (COMMENT: My Democrat GAO superiors forced me to take their early retirement “offer” in 1997 when I was 49 years old. They hinted that they might let me work another 6 years until I would be eligible for regular retirement if I would happily agree to be demoted and to be transferred to another work group. Since 1989, I had been working in their group that audited federal financial industry regulators. Earlier that year, I had earned a master’s degree in financial markets and trading from IIT. The year before that, I had become a Certified Financial Services Auditor.)
HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW
— People Can Learn to Recognize Their Racial Privilege – Anyi Ma, Sean Fath, and Ashleigh Shelby Rosette (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, according to Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, and RINOs, if you are a successful White, male, older person, heterosexual, married, homeowner, conservative, Republican, Protestant, German American, and/or if you ancestors have been in America for a long time, it is because you have benefitted tremendously from discrimination against those who are minority, female, younger, LGBTQ, unmarried, renters, moderate, liberal, Democrat, Libertarian, Green, Independent, RINO, non-Protestant, non-German American, and/or those whose ancestors have not been in America for a long time.)
— Seattle’s equity movement punishes white men to push race-based marijuana licenses – JASON RANTZ
OHIO CAPITAL JOURNAL
— 100 million people in America are saddled with health care debt – NOAM N. LEVEY (COMMENT: What has helped you avoid health care debt? For me, it has included my working for the federal government for almost 30 years 1966-1969 and 1971-1997 and becoming a federal retiree in 1997. The federal government pays 72% of health care insurance premiums for its employees and retirees and their spouses. Of course, my critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes have always been furious about that. I should write a book about those who are the most furious. I would focus on a) those who hate past, present, and future federal employees, retirees, and their spouses and b) those who look down on, if not despise, if not hate wage earners. I was a wage earner 1964-1997.)
— Why monkeypox may be here to stay – KRISTA MAHR and DANIEL PAYNE (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote LGBTQ.)
— Two wings of the GOP confront their political futures in Tuesday’s primaries – ZACH MONTELLARO (COMMENT: Political parties exist to help elect candidates who can and will defend and advance their platform. I have always been in the platform wing of the Republican Party. All my critics/opponents, all their operatives, and all their dupes reject at least one plank in the Republican Party platform. The more planks that they reject, the harder that they work against me.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats encourage/force children to be LGBTQers.
— Cheney braces for defeat as Trump tested in Wyoming, Alaska primaries – AP (COMMENT: In 2004, I braced for defeat when I ran for the open Milton Township Republican Organization (MTRO) Treasurer position. The former MTRO Chairman that I ran against got 69 votes and I got only 13. I should write a book about that. I would focus on the negative campaigning against me. I was blamed for Jim Ryan’s defeat to Blagojevich in 2002. SEE: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2002_Illinois_gubernatorial_election I had been the MTRO webmaster since 2000, but I was rudely dumped in 2004. I had been the webmaster for the Milton Township government and a member of its Cemetery Authority 2001-2003, but I was rudely dumped in 2003.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats encourage/force children to be LGBTQers.
INSIDE HIGHER EDUCATION
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats run America. Ever-increasingly, expect that Democrats will ever-increasingly hint/imply/argue/shout that all the income and that all the assets that Republicans have today came from slavery.
— Half of Black parents want schools to spend more time tackling racism, poll finds – Matt Barnum (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, since the Civil War, Democrats shout at Blacks, and at everyone else, that Republicans have caused, are causing, and will forever cause all the problems that Blacks have had, are having, and will have.)
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote LGBTQ.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats replace those who have demographics that vote for Republicans with those who have demographics that vote for Democrats. Ever-increasingly, Democrats a) replace Trump-supporters with Trump-haters, b) replace conservatives with liberals and moderates, c) replace patriotic with non-patriotic people, d) replace Republicans with Democrats, e) replace Americans with citizens of foreign countries, f) replace Whites with minorities, g) replace males with females, h) replace older people with younger people, i) replace heterosexuals with LGBTQers, j) replace married people with unmarried people, k) replace homeowners with renters, l) replace non-poor people with poor people, m) replace gun owners with non-gun owners, n) replace Christians with non-Christians, o) replace Protestants with non-Protestants, p) replace Italian Americans with non-Italian Americans, q) replace German Americans with non-German Americans, and/or r) replace those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time with those whose ancestors have not been in America for a long time. Ever-increasingly, Democrats a) replace those who promote individual responsibility with those who promote dependency on government and dependency on charity, b) replace those who promote traditional marriage/family with those who promote LGBTQ, c) replace those who promote right to life with those who promote abortion, d) replace those who promote enforcement of immigration laws with those who promote mass/illegal immigration, e) replace those who promote conservative values with those who promote booze, gambling, pot, and other vices, f) replace those who promote the First and Second Amendments with those who want to abolish those amendments, and/or g) replace those who promote equal opportunity (no race or gender based preference giving) with those who promote patronage, political affiliation discrimination, reverse discrimination, and age discrimination.
— Gay realtor launches website to help LGBTQ Texans flee the state. Saying the state has transformed “into a juggernaut of right-wing conservatism,” Bob McCranie is helping LGBTQ people get out. – Daniel Villarreal
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats encourage/force children to be LGBTQers.