Did Illinois Democrats Botch Their Absentee Get-Out-the-Vote Effort?
A subscriber to Capitol Fax, a subscription-based Illinois political news service, shares a fascinating bit of news with me. I don’t want to post from the article directly — the guys at Capitol Fax need to make a living …
Kirk’s Senate Enterprise Flies Through a Rough Patch
His campaign certainly hit a rough patch this summer, but Republican Senate candidate Mark Kirk hasn’t trailed any of the six polls taken since mid-August. Kirk’s leads haven’t been large — 4 points here, 2 points there, 3 points there …
‘I Got $2.3 Million!’ ‘I Got a Subpoena!’
What did Mark Kirk get in the mail in the past three months?
Illinois Rep. Mark Kirk brought in $2.3 million for his Senate bid in the second quarter of 2010, making the last three months the strongest fundraising period of his …
’I Got a Rock.’
When Alexi Reached Out to Blago
I realize Mark Kirk has suffered a great deal of self-inflicted damage in his bid for Senate in Illinois, but if you can’t beat a Democrat who called Rod Blagojevich’s chief of staff about that appointment to that …