October 19 Evening Edition

ABC7
— MITT ROMNEY ATTENDS CHICAGO FUNDRAISERS FOR MARK KIRK – Ben Bradley
http://abc7chicago.com/politics/mitt-romney-attends-chicago-fundraisers-for-mark-kirk/1563476/

 

NBC5
— Democrat Group Envisions Rauner, Trump at ‘Dinner’ – Tom Schuba
http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/ward-room/Campaign-Round-Up-Local-Dems-Embroiled-in-Voter-Fraud-Scandal-397669191.html
— Trump Urges Supporters to Watch Polls in Chicago on Election Day  During a really Tuesday in western Colorado, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump urged supporters to monitor polling places in Chicago, Philadelphia and St. Louis for voter fraud on Election Day, something the Republican says is “all too common.” – Tom Schuba  (DIERSEN: How many illegals are in Chicago?  How many of the many millions who are in America illegally will use their false identifications to vote for Clinton and for the other Democrats in the November 8, 2016 election?)
http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/ward-room/Trump-Urges-Supporters-to-Watch-Polls-in-Chicago-on-Election-Day-397628871.html

 

CHICAGO TRIBUNE
— Romney endorses Kirk as ‘essential’ to keeping Senate in GOP hands – Kim Geiger
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-mark-kirk-mitt-romney-met-1020-20161019-story.html
— Trump, you think Illinois elections are rigged? Here’s what you don’t know – Editorial
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/editorials/ct-rigged-election-trump-clinton-illinois-edit-1020-jm-20161019-story.html
— Longtime Illinois Democratic political operative Robert Creamer ensnarled in hidden video controversy – Rick Pearson and Bill Ruthhart
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/politics/ct-robert-creamer-trump-rally-met-1020-20161019-story.html
— My stroke changed me, but I still fight for Illinois families – Mark Kirk
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/commentary/ct-mark-kirk-stroke-health-senate-perspec-20161019-story.html
— Donald Trump vs. the lying media – Steve Chapman
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/chapman/ct-donald-trump-biased-media-lies-perspec-1020-jm-20161019-column.html

 

CHICAGO SUN-TIMES
— Ald. Munoz: Hispanics get short-shrift in city policymaking jobs – Fran Spielman  (DIERSEN: Soon, if not already, we will see signs that say “No Republicans, Whites, Men, or Older People Wanted.”)
http://chicago.suntimes.com/politics/ald-munoz-hispanics-get-short-shrift-in-city-policymaking-jobs/
(FROM THE ARTICLE: Chicago will hire a $90,000-a-year “chief diversity officer” to attract a workforce that better reflects the city’s population, aldermen were told Wednesday, after learning that Hispanics have gotten short-shrift in the 1,256 policymaking jobs exempt from the Shakman decree. On the hot seat at City Council budget hearings, Human Resources Commissioner Soo Choi provided the racial breakdown of top jobs in Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s administration, which infuriated Ald. Ricardo Munoz (22nd).)
— John Kasich slams Donald Trump for ‘rigged’ election talk  (DIERSEN: How many of the many millions who are in America illegally will use their false identifications to vote for Clinton and for the other Democrats in the November 8, 2016 election?)
http://chicago.suntimes.com/news/john-kasich-slams-donald-trump-for-rigged-election-talk/

 

DAILY HERALD
— Lasonde: Schakowsky should resign over video – Jamie Sotonoff
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/news/161018649/
— Clinton promises major wealth redistribution – Byron York  (DIERSEN: Those who want government to take money from those who have more money and give that money to those who have less money are socialists if not communists.)
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/discuss/161018763/
— Schakowsky’s husband resigns after Project Veritas sting – David Weigel
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/news/161018649/
— Endorsement: Schakowsky for Congress in 9th District
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161018/discuss/161018846/
— Kenyon, Barconi having opposing motivations for Kane County Board seat – James Fuller
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/news/161018607/
— Kane state’s attorney’s office will visit precincts Nov. 8, operate election hotline – Harry Hitzeman
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/news/161018632/
— DIVIDED AMERICA: Seeing options shrinking, white men ask why – AP  (DIERSEN: Since the 1960s, the federal government has focused on taking jobs, promotions, etc. away from those who are White, male, and/or older and giving those jobs, promotions, etc. to those who are minority, female, and/or younger.  It is called Affirmative Action, Diversity, and Inclusion.)
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/news/310199999/
— WHY IT MATTERS: IRS – AP
http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20161019/news/310199967/

 

CRAIN’S CHICAGO BUSINESS
— Trump sued in Chicago over use of Skittles photo – JUDITH RUIZ-BRANCH
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20161019/NEWS07/161019796/trump-sued-in-chicago-over-use-of-skittles-photo
— Undercover video puts political operative Creamer in pre-debate spotlight – GREG HINZ
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/article/20161019/BLOGS02/161019804/undercover-video-puts-political-operative-creamer-in-pre-debate
— Investor gets a Whole Foods price for Wheaton shopping center – RYAN ORI
http://www.chicagobusiness.com/realestate/20161019/CRED03/161019813/investor-gets-a-whole-foods-price-for-wheaton-shopping-center

 

WBEZ
— Romney: Kirk Will ‘Keep America From Going Off The Rails’ – Tony Arnold
https://www.wbez.org/shows/wbez-news/romney-kirk-will-keep-america-from-going-off-the-rails/299b1179-e779-4574-ba0b-1cd69c45aae6

 

BLOOMINGTON PANTAGRAPH
— Mitt Romney backs Mark Kirk for US Senate at Chicago stop – AP
http://www.pantagraph.com/news/state-and-regional/illinois/mitt-romney-backs-mark-kirk-for-us-senate-at-chicago/article_7b811b30-8c7a-5d74-8dcc-79f66e40a980.html

 

SPRINGFIELD STATE JOURNAL REGISTER
— Proposal would ban agency directors from campaign ads – Bernard Schoenburg
http://www.sj-r.com/news/20161019/proposal-would-ban-agency-directors-from-campaign-ads

 

FOX ILLINOIS
— New Ethics Plan Proposed In The Senate – JORDAN ABUDAYYEH
http://foxillinois.com/news/local/new-ethics-plan-proposed-in-the-senate-10-19-2016

 

WJBC
— Trump supporter LaHood rejects claim of ‘rigged’ election system (DIERSEN: How many of the many millions who are in America illegally will use their false identifications to vote for Clinton and for the other Democrats in the November 8, 2016 election?)
http://www.wjbc.com/2016/10/19/trump-supporter-lahood-rejects-claim-of-rigged-election-system/

 

WSIL TV
— Justice Department to dispatch fewer election observers – AP (DIERSEN: How many of the many millions who are in America illegally will use their false identifications to vote for Clinton and for the other Democrats in the November 8, 2016 election?)
http://www.wsiltv.com/story/33423550/justice-department-to-dispatch-fewer-election-observers

 

CBS ST. LOUIS
— Health Care Task Force Provides Update On Its Work
http://stlouis.cbslocal.com/2016/10/19/health-care-task-force-provides-update-on-its-work/

 

CHICAGO NOW
— DISGUSTING, TRAGIC: New products roll out at Illinois medical marijuana dispensaries – Leslie Kahn
http://www.chicagonow.com/soapbox-momma/2016/10/new-products-roll-out-at-illinois-medical-marijuana-dispensaries/

 

PUBLIC AFFAIRS
— Join me LIVE tonight at 9:35 p.m.in an analysis of 3rd Pres. debate on Facebook Live. – Jeff Berkowitz
https://www.facebook.com/publicaffairstv/

 

ILLINOIS POLICY INSTITUTE
— U-HAUL RENTAL RATES REFLECT ILLINOIS’ OUT-MIGRATION CRISIS  Chicagoans’ strong demand for one-way moves to Houston, Texas, and to Naples, Fla., is driving up moving-truck rental costs. – Madelyn Harwood
https://www.illinoispolicy.org/u-haul-rental-rates-reflect-illinois-out-migration-crisis/

 

ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK
— Congressmen plan to defund new IRS rule making more farms eligible for “death tax”
http://ilnews.org/10484/congressmen-plan-to-defund-new-irs-rule-making-more-farms-eligible-for-death-tax/

 

ILLINOIS LEAKS
— College of DuPage – $388,834.98 – Money well spent! – Kirk Allen
http://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/2016/10/college-of-dupage-388834-98-money-well-spent/
— State Rep Candidate Dennis Malak’s Lies, Bankruptcy, Victoria’s Secret, Campaigning At Work (EIU) – John Kraft
http://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/2016/10/state-rep-candidate-dennis-malaks-lies-bankruptcy-victorias-secret-campaining-at-work-eiu/

 

ILLINOIS REVIEW
— GOP OPPONENT CALLS FOR SCHAKOWSKY’S RESIGNATION IN LIGHT OF UNDERCOVER VIDEOS
http://illinoisreview.typepad.com/illinoisreview/2016/10/gop-opponent-calls-for-schakowskys-resignation-in-light-of-undercover-videos.html
— CREAMER INDICATES HE IS “STEPPING BACK” FROM CLINTON CAMPAIGN
http://illinoisreview.typepad.com/illinoisreview/2016/10/creamer-indicates-he-is-stepping-back-from-clinton-campaign.html

 

CAPITOL FAX
— Munger gets another million
http://capitolfax.com/2016/10/19/munger-gets-another-million/
— GOP fundraising, spending vastly higher than Democrats
http://capitolfax.com/2016/10/19/gop-fundraising-spending-vastly-higher-than-democrats/
— Paper says candidate is owned by Rauner, and that’s a good thing  (DIERSEN: Who owns you?  No one owns me.)
http://capitolfax.com/2016/10/19/paper-says-candidate-is-owned-by-rauner-and-thats-a-good-thing/

 

NATIONAL REVIEW
— DePaul Invokes ‘Catholic Values’ to Ban Pro-Life Poster – ALEXANDRA DESANCTISALEXANDRA DESANCTIS
http://www.nationalreview.com/article/441213/depaul-university-bans-pro-life-poster-citing-catholic-values

 

COLLEGE FIX
— DePaul bans ‘Unborn Lives Matter’ posters – JENNIFER KABBANY
http://www.thecollegefix.com/post/29560/

 

LIFE NEWS
— DePaul Just Banned Pro-Life Posters Saying “Unborn Lives Matter” – MICAIAH BILGER
http://www.lifenews.com/2016/10/19/this-catholic-university-banned-pro-life-posters-saying-unborn-lives-matter/

 

WASHINGTON TIMES
— Cruz calls for criminal probe into visits by ‘voter fraud operative’ to Obama White House – Valerie Richardson
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2016/oct/19/ted-cruz-calls-criminal-probe-visits-voter-fraud-o/

 

GOPUSA
— Journalists shower Hillary Clinton with campaign cash  (DIERSEN: Diersen showers Republican activists, candidates, elected officials, party leaders, major donors, political consultants, etc. with GOPUSA ILLINOIS emails.)
http://www.gopusa.com/?p=16127
— Illegal border crossings from Mexico into U.S. up 23 percent in one year
http://www.gopusa.com/illegal-border-crossings-from-mexico-into-u-s-up-23-percent-in-one-year/
— Debate guests: Trump picks Obama’s half-brother, Benghazi victim’s mom; Clinton selects billionaires
http://www.gopusa.com/debate-guests-trump-picks-obamas-half-brother-benghazi-victims-mom-clinton-selects-billionaires/
— Environment: Democrat’s dump raw sewage on Georgia street
http://www.gopusa.com/environment-democrats-dump-raw-sewage-on-georgia-street/

 

DAILY CALLER
— Dem Operative Robert Creamer Who Oversaw Trump Rally Agitators Visited White House 342 Times – Peter Hasson
http://dailycaller.com/2016/10/18/exposed-dem-operative-who-oversaw-trump-rally-agitators-visited-white-house-342-times/
— Rubio Calls Out Dem Congressman For Groping Woman – Peter Hasson
http://dailycaller.com/2016/10/17/rubio-calls-out-dem-congressman-for-groping-woman-video/
— Clinton Campaign Found ‘Huge’ Gender Pay Gap At Clinton Foundation – Chuck Ross
http://dailycaller.com/2016/10/18/clinton-campaign-found-huge-gender-pay-gap-at-clinton-foundation/
— Sotomayor: Sometimes I Wanted To Beat Scalia With A Bat – Kevin Daley
http://dailycaller.com/2016/10/18/sotomayor-sometimes-i-wanted-to-beat-scalia-with-a-bat/

 

MSNBC
— Many RNC members embrace Trump’s ‘rigged’ message – Steve Benen
http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/many-rnc-members-embrace-trumps-rigged-message
— Donald Trump is doing exactly what his campaign chief said not to do – Callum Borchers
https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-fix/wp/2016/10/19/donald-trump-is-doing-exactly-what-his-campaign-chief-said-not-to-do/

 

NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
— Naked statue of Hillary Clinton in downtown Manhattan causes fight during morning commute – Laura Bult
http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/naked-statue-hillary-clinton-sparks-fight-manhattan-article-1.2834970

 

CBS 46
— Georgia environmental agency investigating DNC bus dumping incident
http://www.cbs46.com/story/33418363/witness-clinton-forward-together-tour-bus-dumps-human-waste-into-storm-drain

 

MONEY MAGAZINE
— Culinary Union Organizes ‘Wall’ Of Taco Trucks to Protest Trump Campaign – Kerry Close
http://time.com/money/4537309/donald-trump-wall-taco-trucks/

 

FED SMITH
— Low COLA? Blame it on Gasoline – Michael Wald  (DIERSEN: How much gasoline do you buy?  I buy very little because I sit in my home 10+ hours each and every day putting out GOPUSA ILLINOIS emails.)
http://www.fedsmith.com/2016/10/19/low-cola-blame-it-on-gasoline/

 

RASMUSSEN REPORTS
— Voters Rate A Candidate’s Policies More Important Than Character
http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/elections/election_2016/voters_rate_a_candidate_s_policies_more_important_than_character

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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