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Illinois vs. Wisconsin

This evening, the Democratic National Convention will feature a speech by Illinois governor Pat Quinn. It is an interesting choice, mostly because of Quinn’s abysmal record on the most important ...

Pawlenty the Budget Cutter

Mitt Romney’s vice-presidential blueprint is fairly clear. He wants a Reagan conservative, preferably with some executive experience, who can credibly communicate the campaign’s message that the federal government is bloated ...

Illinois Republicans for Obamacare?

One day after spearheading an effort to reduce burdensome Medicaid requirements in Obamacare, the Republican leader of the Illinois state house is on the verge of voting to speed up ...

California Voters Voice Outrage

The results are finalized in California, and taxpayers finally took a stand. Propositions 1A through 1E were soundly defeated last night. Here’s a rundown: – Proposition 1A would have been the ...