Tag Archives: Illinois Senate Seat


State Politics, U.S. Senate

Jessie Jackson Jr., “I have a dream too.”

December 12th, 2008

“My lawyer won’t let me tell you about it.” Getting right to the point.   When the Democratic Governor Blagojevich story hit the news, one of my initial reactions to Jessie Jackson Jr.’s potential involvement was this.  Why has Mr. Jackson … Continue reading


Elections, Exectutive Branch

Gold Flush

November 7th, 2008

It was here in this sleepy little hollow of South Chicago that the American dream was redefined and shared with all of us.  In this place, this Illinois community, a Great Organizer would rise up to eventually create a new kind of lifestyle: Change, … Continue reading