July 8 Evening Edition

ABC7
— CHICAGO PROTESTERS, ACTIVIST GROUPS REACT TO DEADLY DALLAS SHOOTING – Jessica D’Onofrio , Evelyn Holmes and Liz Nagy
http://abc7chicago.com/politics/chicago-protesters-activist-groups-react-to-deadly-dallas-shooting/1419122/

 

NBC5
— Gov. Rauner: Dallas Shooting is ‘Outrageous,’ ‘Deeply Distressing’
http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/ward-room/Gov-Rauner-Reacts-to-Dallas-Ambush-386012531.html
— Illinois’ Republican Delegates Prepare for Convention in Cleveland – Carol Marin and Don Moseley
http://www.nbcchicago.com/news/local/Illinois-Republican-Delegates-Prepare-for-Convention-in-Cleveland-385959761.html
— Former Illinois Rep. Joe Walsh Under Fire for ‘Watch Out Obama’ Tweet After Dallas Shootings  Walsh deleted the post and tweeted he “wasn’t calling for violence”
http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/ward-room/Former-Illinois-Rep-Joe-Walsh-Under-Fire-Watch-Out-Obama-Tweet-Dallas-Shootings-385965421.html

 

CBS2
— Chicago Police Officers Pairing Up With Partners In Wake Of Dallas – Suzanne Le Mignot
http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2016/07/08/chicago-police-officers-pairing-up-with-partners-in-wake-of-dallas/

 

CHICAGO TRIBUNE
— Dallas suspect had bomb-making materials, told police he wanted to kill white officers
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/nationworld/ct-dallas-police-attack-20160708-story.html
— Chicago activists condemn Dallas shootings of police, fear repercussions – Lolly Bowean
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-chicago-activists-respond-dallas-shootings-20160708-story.html
— Ambush in Dallas: ‘This must stop — this divisiveness’ – Editorial  (DIERSEN: Democrats are extremely divisive.  Ever-increasingly, Democrats shout at minorities that Republicans cause all the problems that minorities have had, are having, and will have.)
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/editorials/ct-dallas-police-shooting-edit-md-20160708-story.html
— Already-low Chicago police morale dips in wake of Dallas sniper killings – Jeremy Gorner , David Heinzmann and Annie Sweeney
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/breaking/ct-dallas-shootings-chicago-police-mood-20160708-story.html
— Latest sign of Chicago financial stress: City debt up by $1 billion – Hal Dardick
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-chicago-financial-report-debt-met-0709-20160708-story.html
— If ‘all lives matter,’ show that you mean it – Clarence Page
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/page/ct-dallas-shooting-black-lives-matter-page-perspec-0710-20160708-story.html
— When cops kill, and when cops die – Steve Chapman
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/chapman/ct-cops-black-lives-matter-dallas-shootings-killings-perspec-0710-jm-20160708-column.html

 

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
— Cops and activists both concerned about Dallas shootings fallout – Andy Grimm
http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/cops-and-activists-both-concerned-about-dallas-shootings-fallout/

 

DAILY HERALD
— Kirk again trails Duckworth in fundraising for US Senate bid – AP
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/news/307089818/
— Former Rep. Joe Walsh: “Watch out Obama” – Mike Riopell
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/news/160709228/
— Suburban police react to Dallas: “We can’t allow a small segment of society to change who we are’ – Eric Peterson and Marie Wilson
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/news/160709200/
— Local leaders urge unity after Dallas shooting – Mike Riopell
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/news/160709207/
— Kane County forest commissioners rerun prevailing wage vote from county – James Fuller
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/news/160709190/
— 68 companies join legal fight against N. Carolina LGBT law – AP  (DIERSEN: Of course, needless-to-say, these 68 companies will get rid of you if you do not promote LGBT activity.)
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/business/307089843/
— Judge tosses Naperville Township road budget lawsuit – Marie Wilson
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20160708/news/160709182/

 

CRAIN’S CHICAGO BUSINESS
— Chicago on the hook for $24 billion, triple a year ago – GREG HINZ
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20160708/BLOGS02/160709880/chicago-on-the-hook-for-24-billion-triple-a-year-ago
— The budget numbers Rauner probably doesn’t want you to see – Rich Miller
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20160708/NEWS02/160709870/the-budget-numbers-rauner-probably-doesnt-want-you-to-see

 

WSIL TV
— Governor Rauner reacts to Dallas shootings – Anna Giles
http://www.wsiltv.com/story/32405297/governor-rauner-reacts-to-dallas-shootings

 

WSPY NEWS
— 14th District Congressman Randy Hultgren of Plano Not Endorsing Donald Trump . . . at Least Not Yet – Jim Wyman
http://www.wspynews.com/news/local/th-district-congressman-randy-hultgren-of-plano-not-endorsing-donald/article_7a4ac0ac-4505-11e6-bb3e-6fab69667764.html

 

SUBURBAN LIFE
— Pro-Life Action League to demonstrate July 9 in Wheaton, Westmont, Villa Park
http://www.mysuburbanlife.com/2016/07/08/pro-life-action-league-to-demonstrate-july-9-in-wheaton-westmont-villa-park/a4x0r5y/

 

CHICAGOIST
— Rauner Compares People Hating Him To ‘World War III’ – MAE RICE  (DIERSEN: It would be interesting to see how many of my critics/opponents admit to hating me.  My critics/opponents a) reject planks in the Republican Party platform and work against those like me who support those planks, b) reject planks in the Illinois Republican Party platform and work against those like me who support those planks, c) reject the Milton Township Republican Central Committee resolution against video gambling and work against those like me who support that resolution, d) focus on destroying those like me who they cannot manipulate/dominate, e) were defendants in lawsuits that I have filed, f) are operatives for the aforesaid, and/or g) are dupes for the aforesaid and/or are anti-Protestant, anti-conservative, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-rich people, anti-gun owners, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America longer than their ancestors.)
http://chicagoist.com/2016/07/08/rauner_compares_people_hating_him_t.php

 

ILLINOIS LEAKS
— College of DuPage -Site of Breuder’s Trauma – Complaint Dismissed – Kirk Allen
http://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/2016/07/college-of-dupage-site-of-breuders-trauma-complaint-dismissed/

 

ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK
— Lawmakers turn up the pressure on Mautino
http://ilnews.org/8581/lawmakers-turn-up-the-pressure-on-mautino/

 

ILLINOIS POLICY INSTITUTE
— MADIGAN’S PLAN: REDUCE WAGES AND STANDARD OF LIVING FOR ILLINOIS’ MIDDLE CLASS – Michael Lucci
https://www.illinoispolicy.org/madigans-plan-reduce-wages-and-standard-of-living-for-illinois-middle-class/

 

ILLINOIS REVIEW
— EX-ILLINOIS REP. WALSH PULLS DOWN DALLAS TWEET
http://illinoisreview.typepad.com/illinoisreview/2016/07/ex-illinois-rep-walsh-pulls-down-dallas-tweet.html
— STARKEHAUS: THREATS OF VIOLENCE AGAINST NRA LISTED ON PROFESSOR’S FACEBOOK PAGE
http://illinoisreview.typepad.com/illinoisreview/2016/07/threats-of-violence-against-nra-listed-on-professors-facebook-page.html
— TASTE OF CHICAGO ATTENDEES TO SEE PRO-LIFE AIRPLANE BANNER
http://illinoisreview.typepad.com/illinoisreview/2016/07/taste-of-chicago-attendees-to-pro-life-see-airplane-banner.html

 

RUSH LIMBAUGH
— The Left Politicizes Violence Like We’ve Seen This Week to Advance Their Agenda Against Conservatives, Republicans, Guns — and Even Donald Trump!
http://www.rushlimbaugh.com/daily/2016/07/08/the_left_politicizes_violence_like_we_ve_seen_this_week_to_advance_their_agenda_against_conservatives_republicans_guns_and_even_donald_trump

 

GOPUSA
— Cruz accepts invitation to speak at convention, does not endorse Trump
http://www.gopusa.com/cruz-accepts-invitation-to-speak-at-convention-does-not-endorse-trump/
— Trump on Dallas killings: We must restore law and order
http://www.gopusa.com/?p=12293
— Trump’s Pause in Muslim Immigration Gains Support
http://www.gopusa.com/?p=12109
— America, are you angry or apathetic?
http://www.gopusa.com/america-are-you-angry-or-apathetic/

 

FOX NEWS
— Cleveland police union concerned about safety at RNC, anti-cop rhetoric
http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2016/07/08/cleveland-police-union-concerned-about-safety-at-rnc-anti-cop-rhetoric.html

 

FOX NEWS INSIDER
— Dallas Shooter Was Army Veteran, Deployed to Afghanistan in 2013
http://insider.foxnews.com/2016/07/08/dallas-shooter-micah-johnson-was-army-veteran-deployed-afghanistan-2013

 

DAILY CALLER
— Police: Dallas Suspect ‘Upset About Black Lives Matter,’ ‘Wanted To Kill White People’ – PETER HASSON
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/08/police-dallas-suspect-upset-about-black-lives-matter-wanted-to-kill-white-people/
— Joe Walsh: ‘Watch Out Obama — Real America Is Coming For You’ – Kaitlan Collins
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/08/joe-walsh-watch-out-obama-real-america-is-coming-for-you/
— Here Is Dallas Cop Killer Micah X. Johnson’s Facebook Page – Chuck Ross
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/08/here-is-dallas-cop-killer-micah-x-johnsons-facebook-page/
— White House Petition To ‘Formally Recognize BLM As A Terrorist Organization’ Picks Up Steam – Christian Datoc
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/08/white-house-petition-to-formally-recognize-blm-as-a-terrorist-organization-picks-up-steam/
— Giuliani: The Real ‘Danger’ For Black People Isn’t Police – Steve Guest
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/08/giuliani-the-real-danger-for-black-people-arent-cops-video/
(FROM THE ARTICLE: Rudy Giuliani said Friday that the reason many black children are alive today due to law enforcement and that the real “danger” is another “black kid who is going to shoot you on the street.”  In an interview with Brian Williams on “MSNBC Live,” in the wake of five police officers being killed and seven more being injured in Dallas, Texas Thursday, Giuliani said, “A confrontation with police is an inherently dangerous situation whether you’re white or black.”)
— Justice Department Cuts Off Federal Law Enforcement Grants To Sanctuary Cities – Chuck Ross
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/07/justice-department-cuts-off-federal-law-enforcement-grants-to-sanctuary-cities/
— Rep. Steve King Blames Obama For Dallas Shooting – Steve Guest
http://dailycaller.com/2016/07/08/rep-steve-king-blames-obama-for-dallas-shooting/

 

CNS NEWS
— Congressman on Hillary Emails: If She Were Just an Employee or Active Duty Military, ‘She Would Have Lost Her Clearance’ – Penny Starr
http://cnsnews.com/news/article/penny-starr/congressman-hillary-emails-if-she-were-just-employee-or-active-duty

 

ONE NEWS NOW
— Dallas rampage: A plunge into lawlessness
http://www.onenewsnow.com/culture/2016/07/08/dallas-rampage-a-plunge-into-lawlessness

 

NEWSMAX
— Obama Uses Dallas Police Shootings for Gun Control Push – Theodore Bunker
http://www.newsmax.com/Headline/Obama-Dallas-Shooting-Gun-Control/2016/07/08/id/737794/

 

WORLD NET DAILY
— DALLAS PROTESTERS ‘LAUGHING AND DANCING’ ‘WHILE OFFICERS MOURN’ – CHERYL CHUMLEY
http://www.wnd.com/2016/07/dallas-protesters-laughing-and-dancing-while-officers-mourn/#!

 

THE HILL
— Kirk lashes out at Trump after meeting – Jordain Carney  (DIERSEN: Who lashes out at you? The following have lashed out at me at the Wheaton Bowl Banquet Hall and at other places: those who a) reject planks in the Republican Party platform and work against those like me who support those planks, b) reject planks in the Illinois Republican Party platform and work against those like me who support those planks, c) reject the Milton Township Republican Central Committee resolution against video gambling and work against those like me who support that resolution, d) focus on destroying those like me who they cannot manipulate/dominate, e) were defendants in lawsuits that I have filed, f) are operatives for the aforesaid, and/or g) are dupes for the aforesaid and/or are anti-Protestant, anti-conservative, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-rich people, anti-gun owners, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America longer than their ancestors.)
http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/286944-gop-senator-lashes-out-at-trump-after-meeting
— RNC head: ‘We are better than racial division’ – Mark Hensch  (DIERSEN: Democrats are extremely divisive.  Ever-increasingly, Democrats shout at minorities that Republicans cause all the problems that minorities have had, are having, and will have.)
http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/287030-rnc-head-we-are-better-than-racial-division

 

POLITICO
— If You Can’t Support Trump, You Don’t Deserve a Microphone  Many of my fellow GOP presidential contenders told an outright lie when they promised to support their party’s eventual nominee. Why should Trump give them a spot on his stage? – Mike Huckabee
http://www.politico.com/magazine/story/2016/07/mike-huckabee-donald-trump-2016-convention-if-you-cant-support-trump-you-dont-deserve-a-microphone-214031
— Trump, Clinton run on opposite sides of a fractured America  ‘It feels like a fraying at the seams of the country.’ – Shane Goldmacher and Annie Karni
http://www.politico.com/story/2016/07/police-shootings-campaign-2016-225312

 

ABC NEWS
— President Obama Accused of Contributing to Hostility Against Police – BENJAMIN SIEGEL MERIDITH MCGRAW
http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/house-republican-president-obama-contributed-hostility-police/story?id=40437750

 

CBS NEWS
— Trump campaign official blames Clinton for encouraging Dallas shooting – REBECCA SHABAD  (DIERSEN: Ever-increasingly, Democrats shout at minorities that Republicans cause all the problems that minorities have had, are having, and will have.)
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/trump-campaign-official-blames-clinton-for-encouraging-dallas-shooting/

 

WASHINGTON POST
— Obama calls Dallas shootings ‘a vicious, calculated and despicable attack’ – Greg Jaffe and David Nakamura
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/post-politics/wp/2016/07/08/obama-calls-dallas-shootings-a-vicious-calculated-and-despicable-attack/
— The complicated racial history of the former GOP congressman Joe Walsh who warned Obama to ‘watch out’ after Dallas shootings – Amber Phillips
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/07/08/the-complicated-racial-track-record-of-the-former-gop-congressman-who-warned-obama-to-watch-out-after-dallas-shootings/
— Former congressman Joe Walsh promises ‘war,’ warns Obama to ‘watch out’ after Dallas shootings – Karoun Demirjian
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/powerpost/wp/2016/07/08/former-congressman-promises-war-warns-obama-to-watch-out-after-dallas-shootings/
— Amid a cascade of tragedies, a toxic political culture persists – Karen Tumulty
https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/amid-a-cascade-of-tragedies-a-toxic-political-culture-persists/2016/07/08/d1fa98aa-4518-11e6-88d0-6adee48be8bc_story.html

 

LOS ANGELES TIMES
— Will the violence across America change the presidential campaign? – Cathleen Decker
http://www.latimes.com/politics/la-na-pol-police-shooting-presidential-campaign-20160708-snap-story.html

 

WALL STREET JOURNAL
— Dallas Police: One Suspect ‘Wanted to Kill White People’
http://www.wsj.com/video/dallas-police-one-suspect-wanted-to-kill-white-people/13105E46-A390-481D-B9C0-9D2EFB0DB24F.html
— Pelosi: ‘Must Get to the Root Causes’ of U.S. Violence  (DIERSEN: Ever-increasingly, Democrats shout at minorities that Republicans cause all the problems that minorities have had, are having, and will have.)
http://www.wsj.com/video/pelosi-must-get-to-the-root-causes-of-us-violence/0410A6C2-1F0F-41F2-A046-BCD41D4331A3.html
— Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Postpone Rallies Following Dallas Police Shootings – JULIAN ROUTH
http://www.wsj.com/articles/hillary-clinton-postpones-rally-with-vice-president-joe-biden-1467982837
— Welcome to Cleveland: Here’s Your Taxpayer-Subsidized Room Key  Republicans believe in free markets, but delegates to their convention will stay in a county-owned hotel. – DENNIS CAUCHON
http://www.wsj.com/articles/welcome-to-cleveland-heres-your-taxpayer-subsidized-room-key-1468014412

 

BUSINESS INSIDER
— GOP senator Kirk: I will vote for David Petraeus in November – Allan Smith  (DIERSEN: Anti-Trumps love Kirk for saying that.  Anti-Trumps are anti-Protestant, anti-conservative, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-rich people, anti-gun owners, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America longer than their ancestors.)
http://www.businessinsider.com/mark-kirk-david-petraeus-donald-trump-2016-7

 

DAILY MAIL
— Republicans block $25 BILLION Boeing deal with Iran in case it ‘converts passenger jets to carry ballistic missiles or rocket-propelled grenades’ (DIERSEN: What about crashing the jets into buildings?)
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3680927/Republicans-block-25-BILLION-Boeing-deal-Iran-case-converts-passenger-jets-carry-ballistic-missiles-rocket-propelled-grenades.html

Author: David Diersen

The opinions that I express in GOPUSA ILLINOIS emails are based on experience that I have gained doing many things since 1948. I base my opinions on what I learned a) working for the federal government for almost 30 years -- Post Office 1966-1969, IRS 1971-1980, and GAO 1980-1997, serving on the Executive Committee of the Association of Government Accountants Chicago Chapter 1983-1996, and being a union member while I worked for the Post Office and IRS; b) earning an MBA from Loyola in 1976, a masters degree in accounting from DePaul in 1980, and a masters degree in financial markets and trading from IIT in 1997; c) passing the CPA examination on my first attempt in 1979 and passing the Certified Internal Auditor examination on my first attempt in 1981; c) serving as a Republican Precinct Committeeman since 1999, the GOPUSA Illinois Editor since 2000, the TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois Chairman 2005-2012, a member of the 2008 Illinois Republican Party (IRP) Platform and Resolutions Committee, a Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee member 2003-2011, the Milton Township Republican Central Committee webmaster 2008-2010 and 2000-2004, an Illinois Center Right Coalition Steering Committee member 2003-2007, and an American Association of Political Consultants Midwest Chapter board member 2001-2004; d) attending the 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016 IRP State Conventions as a delegate; e) being the subject of a nasty 4-page article in the February 1978 issue of Money Magazine; f) pursing litigation including Diersen v. GAO and Diersen v. Chicago Car Exchange; g) being married since 1978; h) living in Crete 1948-1972, in University Park 1972-1976, in Chicago 1976-1978, and in DuPage County, Milton Township, and Wheaton since 1978; and i) being baptized, raised, and confirmed as a Missouri Synod Lutheran.

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