Belated (my fault) Year-in-Review from Robert Reich

I don’t always keep up with all the bloggers I like to read, but sometimes it’s worth a quick review....

Democrat Frerichs Wins Hard-Fought Illinois Treasurer’s Race

…from Wednesday’s Sun-Times.  Congratulations, Mike and team! Tom Cross concedes in treasurer’s race, giving Frerichs win More than two weeks...

Frerichs Ballot Counting Follow-up: Urgent Help Needed

Mike Frerichs still has a chance to win this race … if all the votes get counted.  Can you help see to...

Elizabeth Drew: Why the Republicans Won

Powerful – and frightening – piece from Elizabeth Drew in the NYRB.  She enumerates some problems we all knew about...

Obstructionism Triumphed, but Obama, Dems Still Fighting for Regular People

…from the DCCC: After Tuesday’s tough election, there’s a lot of talk about what happened, why, and what it means...

Post-Election Thoughts from NTDO Chair Dianne McGuire

…from NTDO Chair Dianne McGuire: Hi everyone…well, not the outcomes, for the most part, for which we hoped, but, let’s...

Join Us on Election Night

Join Us on Election Night

Please join the members and supporters of the NTDO at the election night party in honor of Congressman Bill Foster!...

Here’s Where You Vote

Here’s another timely, practical pointer from Governor Quinn and his campaign: Steve, After a record number of people voted early, we’re...

EJ Dionne: Hope Over Cynicism

EJ Dionne had a nice piece in yesterday’s paper encouraging hope over cynicism.  Here are a few key sections (emphasis added): The...

Inequality Matters, and Democrats Want to Address It

Here’s something from “Former Acting President” Martin Sheen on behalf of the Quinn campaign.  He praises the Governor’s support of...