Friday, July 21, 2017

extralarge

Recent Wirepoints Originals

Rauner’s New Staff, Extremism and the Stockholm Syndrome – Wirepoints Original

That which can't pass the establishment in the General Assembly and its enablers in the press is "too radical" for Illinois.

The Importance of Being Scared (in Illinois) – WP Original

"If you are protected from dark things then you have no protection of, knowledge of, or understanding of dark things when they show up.”

New Financial Statements: Cook County Bleeding Red Worse Than Ever – Wirepoints Original

And check out the ten-year record of huge losses.

Outrageous Giveaway to Muni Bond Buyers Hidden in Massive Budget Bill – Wirepoints Original

We are being looted. The muni bond industry is going all out to keep raising the credit card limit and sucking every ounce of blood out to ensure it gets repaid.

The Many Ways Illinoisans Won’t Pay Higher Taxes – Wirepoints Original

It's not just that people are moving out.

Progress for Illinois? Here’s a Small Hint. – Wirepoints Original

Read this and guess where it's from.

Most House Members Don’t Know What’s in the $36 Billion Spending Bill Passed – Wirepoints Original

"We have no idea what's in it." - House Minority Leader Jim Durkin

With All Reforms Now Off the Table, Illinois Faces Disaster No Matter What – WP Original

Illinois has a financial crisis, not a budget crisis.

Speech Muzzlers Triggered: Chicago’s Theater Community On The Attack – WP Original

Together we make great theater -- unless you disagree with us, in which case you're a bigot.