John Laesch: Quinn Picks Republican Running Mate

Quinn Picks Republican Running Mate

By John Laesch, Progressive Fox, November 9, 2013  Read more »

W/Video: Huffpo: Chicago School Board Votes To Allow 35 Per Classroom, 2,700 Teacher Layoffs Possible

Despite protests from students, parents and teachers, the Chicago School Board voted unanimously to allow Chicago Public Schools CEO Ron Huberman to make major changes to the system Tuesday.

The board approved Huberman's emergency budget plan, which could lead to 2,700 teacher layoffs and give district officials the power to raise class sizes to up to 35 students.  Read more »

Bill Bianchi: Obama/Democrats' Dilemma: Trying to Sell a Lemon


In his speech before Congress Wednesday night, President Obama did accomplish some positive things that will improve his political standing and shore up his political base, which had been eroding recently due to weakness in the face of attacks. But he and his party still face a serious, perhaps, insurmountable dilemma.  Read more »

Hyde Park Johnny: $1.4 Billion CPS Spending Gone Wild. 122% Increase

Don Rose: Hillary Should Welcome a Primary

Hillary Should Welcome a Primary  Read more »

Fred Klonsky: Game - Follow the Money

Fred Klonsky Game: Follow the Money  Read more »

Healthy Illinois, PDA's April 'Educate' Letter to state legislators

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500 Plus Pack Los Angeles Event Featuring Sen. Bernie Sanders

Los Angeles, CA--a standing room only crowd of over 500 packed the American Federation of Musicians Local 47 in Los Angeles, Sunday afternoon March 29 to hear guest speaker Senator Bernie Sanders.

Moral Bankruptcy Of Chicago's Elites, Forbes

Adam Andrzejewski, Forbes

As the city approaches financial bankruptcy, Chicago’s elites line-their-pockets with taxpayer money.  Read more »