— Chicago shootings: 16 shot, 4 fatally, in weekend violence, CPD says
— COVID Illinois Update: IL reports 748 new cases, 0 deaths – Sarah Schulte
— ‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill signed by Florida Governor Ron DeSantis – AP
— Academy condemns Will Smith’s actions, launches review; Chris Rock won’t press charges. Smith appeared to strike Rock after the comedian made a joke about his wife Jada Pinkett Smith’s shaved head.
— Should Women Who Miscarry Be Given Paid Bereavement Leave? – Regina Waldroup (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote abortion.)
— Aurora Company that Donated Big to Richard Irvin’s Mayoral Campaign Received Millions in City Contracts – Paris Schutz
— Lightfoot ‘fully expects’ Columbus statue to be returned to Grant Park pedestal. But first, the mayor wants a plan to prevent a repeat of the July 2020 protest that injured dozens of officers. And the leader of on Italian American group said Monday the return of another Columbus statue to Arrigo Park is just as vital. – Fran Spielman
— Illinois Rep. Mary Miller gets GOP primary boost from Mark and Debra Meadows, suspected of voter fraud. – Lynn Sweet
— COMMENT: Hate-filled Republican-hating Republican-haters use Ginni Thomas to promote hatred against Republicans.
— A rally to honor dead Black transgender women turns into chaotic scene. As advocates pleaded for answers around the deaths, another group of activists hijacked the event at Federal Plaza on Monday. – Brett Chase
— Will Smith leaves this year’s Oscars audience shaken, rattled and as divided as ever. So much for escapism. – MICHAEL PHILLIPS (COMMENT: What have you done to escape? Reasons why I bought a 1962 Chevrolet Impala SS collector car in 1989 and a 1968 Dodge Charger R/T collector car in 1994 was to take my mind off efforts by my Democrat GAO superiors to get rid of me.)
— Illinois board of ed considers changing state’s standardized testing to 3 times a year, but some educators push back – KAREN ANN CULLOTTA (COMMENT: The tests that I have passed include a) the Certified Internal Auditor examination on my first attempt in 1981 when I was 32 years old, b) the CPA examination on my first attempt in 1979, c) all the tests necessary to earn a master’s degree in financial markets and trading from IIT in 1997, a master’s degree in accounting from DePaul in 1980, an MBA from Loyola in 1976, and a bachelor’s degree in management from NIU in 1970, d) the Federal Service Entrance Examination in 1970, and e) the Post Office employment examination in 1966.)
— Woke extremism counter productive to the goals it promotes – Frank Splitt
— Schneider improperly claimed 2 homeowner exemptions but has rectified error, officials say – Russell Lissau
— DuPage County Historical Museum honors Women Trailblazers – Ann Piccininni (COMMENT: In what ways were you a trailblazer? I was the first of my ancestors to earn a bachelor’s degree (management, NIU, 1970), graduate degree (business, Loyola, 1976), professional certification (CPA, 1979), and professional license (CPA, 1981).)
CRAIN’S CHICAGO BUSINESS
— COMMENT: How soon, if not already, will schools, businesses, organizations, governments, etc. officially announce that they are getting rid of men, and especially men who are law enforcement officers, Trump supporters, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, White, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owners, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— Demmer will have contested primary for treasurer – Troy E. Taylor
— Two La Salle County Board members removed from ballot. Objectors prevail against Myers of Streator, Witczak of Peru – Tom Collins
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote abortion.
— Pritzker lashes ‘Don’t Say Gay’ – SHIA KAPOS (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, LGBTQers dominate Illinois. Expect that ever-increasingly, LGBTQers will get rid of individuals, organizations, companies, governments, etc. that do not promote LGBTQ. Expect that LGBTQers will succeed in stopping Republicans from helping sponsor and walking in Independence Day parades this year.)
— Can We Take Three More Years of Biden?
PRAIRIE STATE WIRE
— Darren Bailey launches TV ad buy promoting proven conservative record. (COMMENT: Political parties exist to help elect candidates who can and will defend and advance their platform. The Republican Party platform is conservative. According to my critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes, a) I am too conservative and b) the candidates who I support in Republican primaries are too conservative to win in general elections. My critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes a) reject the traditional marriage/family plank, b) reject the right to life plank, c) reject the immigration plank, d) reject the illegal drugs plank, e) reject the Second Amendment plank, and/or f) reject the equal opportunity (no race or gender based preference giving) plank in the Republican Party platform. I should write a book about my critics/opponents and the adverse actions that they, their operatives, and their dupes have taken against me.)
— Mass incarceration: a weaponized myth – Matt Rosenberg
— Lawmakers vote to subsidize Illinois’ border communities. It’s a failed strategy. – Ted Dabrowski and John Klingner
— When Illinoisans flee, they take their families, their wealth, their entrepreneurship, their philanthropy with them. And that hurts the state. – Wirepoints and Jeanne Ives
— White County Supervisor of Assessments Removed from the Ballot – JOHN KRAFT & KIRK ALLEN
— PARENTS BEWARE: SCHOOL POLICIES ON GENDER IDENTITY ARE TO KEEP YOU UNAWARE
— ELECTRIC VEHICLE MAKERS’ RUSSIA CONNECTION
— Jan. 6 committee requests interview with Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas’ wife – Mica Soellner
— Biden’s new budget would siphon unspent money from border wall – Stephen Dinan
— Biden wants an 18% increase in IRS funding to close the ‘tax gap’ – Haris Alic
— Illegal immigrant population soars to 11.4 million – Stephen Dinan (COMMENT: Democrats have declared a Second Civil War on Republicans. Democrats see illegals as being their soldiers in their army along with America-haters, Trump-haters, moderates, liberals, Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, RINOs, minorities, females, younger people, LGBTQers, non-married people, non-Christians, non-Protestants, non-Italian Americans, non-German Americans, those whose ancestors have not been in America for a long time, those who have financial, health, and/or other problems, and criminals, boozers, gamblers, and stoners to get rid of Republicans once and for all.)
— Pence says Biden only paying ‘lip service’ to kitchen table issues ahead of midterms – Haris Alic
— Middle schoolers taught about trans hormone therapy without parents knowing – Luke Gentile (COMMENT: When you were in middle school, what if Democrats had succeeded in talking you into taking trans hormone therapy?)
— Twitter, Facebook, Google have repeatedly censored conservatives – Nikolas Lanum (COMMENT: My critics/opponents want the following to censure me and to censure my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters: a) Milton Township Republican Organization, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Illinois Republican Party, b) Wheaton, Wheaton Park District, Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Milton Township, DuPage County, and Illinois, c) Republican elected officials in Wheaton, Milton Township, DuPage County, and Illinois, and d) Republican candidates on June 28, 2022 ballots in my precinct. Everyone sees how the aforesaid treats me and treats my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters.)
— Scalise says there has ‘never been a better time to run on a conservative agenda’ ‘Both domestically and abroad, Americans are not happy with the direction of the country,’ Scalise said. – Brooke Singman (COMMENT: I should write a book about those who talk and/or act like they are anti-conservative. 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 Wheaton, Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Wheaton Park District, Milton Township, DuPage County, and Illinois, and c) Republican candidates on ballots in my precinct, their political consultants, major donors, fundraisers, pollsters, campaign managers, campaign staff members, and campaign volunteers. I would focus on those who have taken adverse actions against me.)
— CNN analyst blames Trump for aftermath of Will Smith-Chris Rock Oscars incident – Brian Flood (COMMENT: I should write a book about those who have blamed me the most for losses that Republican candidates on ballots in my precinct have suffered since 2000. They blame those losses on a) my sending out GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters since 2000, b) my serving as a Republican Precinct Committeeman since 1999, c) my raising funds from Republicans so that Republicans could help sponsor Wheaton Independence Day parades and fireworks 2005-2019, d) my serving as the TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois chairman 2005-2012, e) my serving as an Illinois Center Right Coalition Steering Committee member 2003-2007, f) my serving as the Milton Township Republican Organization (MTRO) webmaster 2000-2004 and 2008-2010, and/or g) my supporting conservative candidates in Republican primaries and caucuses and in nonpartisan elections. I would focus on a) candidates and their political consultants, major donors, fundraisers, pollsters, campaign managers, campaign staff members, and campaign volunteers, b) MTRO, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Illinois Republican Party leaders, c) Wheaton, Wheaton Chamber of Commerce, Wheaton Park District, Milton Township, DuPage County, and Illinois Republican leaders, and d) those who I have sued.)
— CNN political analyst: Republicans who questioned Biden’s Supreme Court nominee are extremists. The CNN columnist dismissed critical race theory as a ‘boogeyman’ used by the GOP for political gain. – Joe Silverstein (COMMENT: Political parties exist to help elect candidates who can and will defend and advance their platform. The Republican Party platform is conservative. According to my critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes, a) I am an extremist and b) the candidates who I support in Republican primaries are extremists who cannot win in general elections. My critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes a) reject the traditional marriage/family plank, b) reject the right to life plank, c) reject the immigration plank, d) reject the illegal drugs plank, e) reject the Second Amendment plank, and/or f) reject the equal opportunity (no race or gender based preference giving) plank in the Republican Party platform. I should write a book about my critics/opponents and the adverse actions that they, their operatives, and their dupes have taken against me.)
NEW YORK POST
— Reaganites accused the media of bias in the ‘80s — but those were actually the good old days! – Deroy Murdock (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, the mainstream media is 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.)
— Oscars will police how diverse you are, but violence? That’s fine – Maureen Callahan
— Governor Ron DeSantis Signs Historic Bill to Protect Parental Rights in Education (COMMENT: Who is fighting for parental rights in your school district, in your municipality, in your township, in your county, and in Illinois?)
— Taliban Hard-Liners Turning Back The Clock In Afghanistan After Biden’s Disastrous Withdrawal
— Political Blackmail Empowers the American Left – Steve McCann (COMMENT: If you have ever done anything that anyone could use to blackmail you, you should not seek or hold any kind of government or political office as a Republican.)
— We Must Make America Our Own – Christopher Chantrill
— Free Speech Above All – Michael Curtis
— Physical fitness is white supremacy, MSNBC columnist says – Eric Utter (COMMENT: What have you done to protect your health? To get exercise and to save money, I have mowed my lawn, raked leaves, trimmed bushes, spread fertilizer, edged the driveway and sidewalk, shoveled snow, etc. I do not smoke, drink booze, use pot, etc. However, my critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes stress that since 2004, instead of exercising, I have spent 10+ hours each and every day sitting on a chair putting together and sending out GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters. Since 2004, I have spent about 70,000 hours doing that.)
ACCURACY IN MEDIA
— Maryland schools asked parents, students to fill out “anti-racist” survey (COMMENT: How soon, if not already, will the following ask/force you to fill out such surveys: a) your school district, b) your employer if you are still employed, c) the organizations that you are a member of, d) your municipality, e) your township, f) your county, g) Illinois, and h) America? Ever-increasingly, the more of the following that you are, the more that Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, and RINOs hint/imply/argue/shout that you are a White supremacist, Nazi, KKK member, hater, racist, sexist, bigot, and even worse things who should be gotten rid of once and for all: law enforcement officer, Trump supporter, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, White, male, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owner, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.)
— NFL Requires Teams to Hire ‘Diverse Person’ to Offensive Coaching Staff – DYLAN GWINN (COMMENT: While I worked for the federal government for almost 30 years, Democrat politicians required my Democrat superiors to hire, to retain, and to promote Democrats, and especially Democrats who were minority, female, younger, and/or veteran. It is called patronage, political affiliation discrimination, reverse discrimination, and age discrimination. My critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes have no problem with the aforesaid. They side with my Democrat GAO, IRS, and Post Office superiors and the adverse actions that they took against me.)
— Biden Budget Plan Spends Billions in American Tax Dollars on Lawyers for Border Crossers, Illegal Aliens – JOHN BINDER
— Ketanji Brown Jackson Involved in ‘Anti-Racist’ Agreement that All Parents at Georgetown Day School Sign – WENDELL HUSEBØ (COMMENT: Expect that soon, if not already, Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, and RINOs will force you to sign documents that promote hatred against those who are law enforcement officers, Trump supporters, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, White, male, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owners, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time.)
— Poll: Nearly 40% of NYC Office Workers Consider Fleeing Crime-Laden City – NICK GILBERTSON (COMMENT: The Democrat Party platform promotes poverty and crime. As Democrats move in, poverty and crime increase. Ever-increasingly, for their self-defense, Republicans are buying firearms and ammunition.)
— Twitter locks account of Federalist editor after he states the obvious about Rachel Levine and warns, ‘Big Tech will eventually silence everyone who dissents from their woke ideology’ –
— Disney blatantly lies about Florida bill protecting parents’ rights — and the backlash is swift – CHRIS ENLOE
— School gives first graders gender identity handout, says they can identify as ‘neither’ or ‘both’ genders – PHIL SHIVER (COMMENT: In your school district, what goals do Democrats have for making students into LGBTQers by each grade level?)
— Newt Gingrich: Jackson ‘Should Be Disqualified’ Unless She Can Define ‘Woman’ – Emily Robertson (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats exist to promote LGBTQ.)
— Cancel Marxism. Defund the Universities – Scott McPherson
— Democrats Are In Danger Of Losing Two Key Demographics Ahead Of 2024 – JASON NICHOLS
— Biden Admin Downplays Parents Rights, Promises To ‘Fight’ For ‘LGBTQI+ Youth’ After DeSantis Signs Bill – Mary Margaret Olohan (COMMENT: In your school district, what goals do Democrats have for making students into LGBTQers by each grade level?)
— Law Schools Trade Education for ‘Indoctrination’ – Marisa Herman (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, education exists to crank out “good little Democrats” who are 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.)
— DeSantis Has a Message for Hollywood ‘Degenerates’ – Katie Pavlich (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Hollywood promotes LGBTQ.)
— What the Disney ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Protest Is About and Why It Matters – Peter Pischke
— Education Freedom–the Civil Rights Issue of our Time – Allen West
— Coke No Longer So Woke, Lest It Go Broke – ED WHELAN
— The New Religion: How Marxists Substituted Race for Economic Class. Marxism, critical race theory, and repression – Jan Jekielek and Jeff Minick (COMMENT: What economic class were you born into? My critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes have always hinted/implied/argued/shouted that my parents were filthy rich. Neither of my outstanding parents attended college. My father was the first of his ancestors to earn a high school diploma. My mother never attended high school. My father fought type 1 diabetes from childhood, worked in the office of a nasty chemical plant in Chicago Heights, almost always worked second jobs to pay the family’s bills, and died suddenly of heart failure in 1969 when he was 47 and I was 21.)
— GOP Rep. Rodney Davis Blasts ‘Phased’ Reopening of Capitol – Joseph Lord
— Ohio’s Poorest County Continues to Vote Democrat, Remaining Blue in Sea of World Changes – Michael Sakal (COMMENT: The Democrat Party platform promotes poverty and crime. The more Democrats that move in, the more poverty and crime that there will be.)
— How Woke Media Is Undermining Democracy’ A breakdown on the breakdown of journalism – DUSTIN BASS
— Last major Russian independent news outlet suspends operations (COMMENT: GOPUSA ILLINOIS has always been independent. All the time and all the money needed to put together and send out GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters has come from me and from me only. Because my critics/opponents cannot manipulate or dominate me, they do everything that they can a) to stop me from sending out the newsletters and b) to stop everyone from reading those newsletters. So far, my critics/opponents have succeeded in a) stopping me from raising funds from DuPage County Republicans so that DuPage County Republicans could help sponsor Wheaton’s Independence Day parade and fireworks in 2021, b) gerrymanding my precinct in 2015, c) ending my TAPROOT Republicans of Illinois chairmanship in 2012, c) ending my Wheaton Chamber of Commerce Government Affairs Committee membership in 2011, d) ending my Milton Township Republican Organization (MTRO) webmaster service in 2010 and 2004, e) ending my Illinois Center Right Coalition (ICRC) Steering Committee membership in 2007, f) almost getting ICRC to censure me for my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters in 2006, g) ending my American Association of Political Consultants Midwest Chapter board membership in 2004, and h) viciously ending my bid to serve as MTRO Treasurer in 2004.)
— Inside the plan to create an abortion refuge (in Illinois) for a post-Roe era – Caroline Kitchener (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote abortion.)
— McDonald’s, others could face shareholder suits over diversity policies – Daniel Wiessner (COMMENT: How soon, if not already, will businesses officially announce that they will no longer hire those who are the following and will get rid of their employees who are the following: Trump supporters, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, White, male, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owners, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time?)
— COMMENT: Democrats promote Will Smith.
NEW YORK TIMES
— Disney says it hopes Florida anti-L.G.B.T.Q. law is repealed or ‘struck down by the courts.’ – Brooks Barnes (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Disney promotes LGBTQ, that is, ever-increasingly, Disney destroys traditional marriage and destroys the traditional family.)
— Jan. 6 committee to seek interview with Ginni Thomas. – Jacqueline Alemany and Amy B Wang
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote abortion.
— COMMENT: Democrats run America. Ever-increasingly, Democrats hint/imply/argue/shout that Republicans are racists. To call someone a racist in America today is like calling someone a Jew in Germany during the 1930s and 1940s.
— COMMENT: Democrats run America. Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote hatred against Republicans.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, hate-filled White-hating White-haters and hate-filled men-hating men-haters hint/imply/argue/shout that White men are White supremacists, Nazis, KKK members, haters, racists, sexists, bigots, and even worse things who should be gotten rid of once and for all. Will they hint/imply/argue/shout that when I suffered my brain bleed, I got better care because of my demographics?
— COMMENT: I worked for the Democrats who ran GAO’s Chicago office 1980-1997. The Democrats who ran GAO’s headquarters in DC always gave “hit lists” to those who they sent to manage the Chicago office. GAO employees on those “hit lists” were Republicans, Whites, males, non-veterans, Protestants, German Americans, and/or those whose ancestors had been in America for a long time who had not made GS-13 (currently $104,915) by age 25, GS-14 (currently $123,978) by age 30, GS-15 (currently $145,831) by age 35, and Senior Executive Service (currently $176,300) by age 40. Extremely few GAO employees make the aforesaid promotion deadlines.
— COMMENT: Democrats run the federal government. They apply their “up-or-out” policy to federal employees who are Republican and especially to those who are White, male, older, non-veteran, Protestant, German American, and/or those whose ancestors had not been in America for a long time.
— 10 Tips For Professionals Seeking New Employment In 2022 (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, employers are 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, so they only want employees who are the aforesaid.)
— Critical Race Theory ‘Rebranded’ By School Officials As Workaround to Laws – CARLY MAYBERRY (COMMENT: What are the following doing to stop CRT in your school district: a) Republicans on your school board, b) officers of your Republican township/ward and county party organizations, c) your representative on the Illinois Republican Party (IRP) State Central Committee, d) the IRP officers, e) the IRP National Committeeman and Committeewoman, f) your Republican municipal, township, county, state, and federal elected officials, and g) candidates on June 28, 2022 Republican primary ballots in your precinct, their political consultants, major donors, fundraisers, pollsters, campaign managers, campaign staff members, and campaign volunteers?)
PEOPLE FOR THE AMERICAN WAY
— Beyond White Supremacy: How White Men Can Advance Social Justice – Rio Tazewell (COMMENT: What do you say to White men who destroy other White men, and who especially destroy other White men who are Trump supporters, conservative, patriotic, Republican, American, older, heterosexual, married, non-poor, gun owners, Christian, Protestant, Italian American, German American, and/or those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time TO CURRY FAVOR WITH THOSE WHO ARE anti-White, anti-male, anti-Trump, anti-conservative, anti-patriotic, anti-Republican, anti-American, 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?)
— Woke Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has secret unit of 70 cops protecting her in addition to her 20-officer bodyguard detail: 660 cops retired in 2021 under the one-time Defund the Police advocate – ALEX HAMMER
— Woke police chief vows to hire more women to ‘get the toxic masculinity out of policing’ while pushing to change fitness and conduct policies: 150 departments – including the NYPD – have pledged to make their departments 30% female by 2030