Monthly Archives: February 2012

Roger Eddy to Drop Out, Join IASB

Rumor has it that Rep Roger Eddy, (R-IL109) will drop out of the Illinois 110th House race to take a job in union management. If so, it would fit with Eddy’s opposition to school choice, help for local and school … Continue reading

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They Should Be Giants

Abby Alger of the Leadership Institute participated on a Conservative Youth panel at CPAC. Video courtesy C-SPAN. This is Part 2 of our discussion (Part 1 here), in which we spoke further about the problems facing young adults. Here is … Continue reading

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Meet the Leadership Institute’s Abby Alger

Abigail (Abby) Alger is the Director of Digital Communications for the Leadership Institute. I spoke to her at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, DC. This is Part 1 of a two-part interview. LH: You graduated from Duke. Were … Continue reading

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Roger Eddy, Liar

Roger Eddy (R-Hutsonville), currently the Illinois State Representative in the 109th District, is running for the new 110th seat against Shelby County Republican Chairman Brad Halbrook. Did you get that? Brad Halbrook is Chairman of the Shelby County Republican Party. … Continue reading

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The Freedom of Health

In the debate over whether Catholic institutions should be forced to pay for insurance that pays for contraceptives and abortions, the question is clouded by the discussion of contraceptives, an emotional issue. The controversy was apparently manufactured (or seized on … Continue reading

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HHS Begins Destroying Health Insurance

HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius said she will be forcing insurance companies to detail their internal expenses and income, and force some that try to spend less than 80 percent of their premium dollars on health care to hand out rebate … Continue reading

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Obama Campaign Rebrands Failed AttackWatch Effort

In a feeble attempt to influence social media, the Obama campaign on Wednesday renamed its laughable AttackWatch effort as “TruthTeam2012″. The “Truth Team” will now be charged with the Herculean task of making Barack Obama appear to be honest. The … Continue reading

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