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by Aricka Flowers
10:33am
Wed Oct 20, 2010

Labor PAC: Kirk Was Bush's "Yes Man"

A new ad released by Working For Us PAC, which is backed by labor unions including the SEIU Illinois State Council (which sponsors this website), blasts GOP U.S. Senate nominee Mark Kirk for his support of President George W. Bush's economic policies. The spot calls Kirk "Bush's Yes Man" for supporting legislation that "gave tax breaks to big oil" and "tax breaks for companies that shipped jobs overseas," which helped lead to "the worst recession in 50 years." Watch:  

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by Micah Maidenberg
3:00pm
Tue Oct 19, 2010

Kerry, Giannoulias Hit Kirk On Enviro Flip-Flop

U.S. Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) swung into Chicago this morning to join Democratic Senate hopeful Alexi Giannoulias in blasting U.S. Rep. Mark Kirk's flip-flop on climate change legislation.

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by Adam Doster
11:06am
Fri Oct 15, 2010

Rove's Voter Suppression Guru Swings Through Chicago

Last night, MSNBC's Keith Olbermann examined Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Mark Kirk's "voter integrity” program. Michael Dorf, General Counsel for the Alexi Giannoulias campaign, told the anchor what steps his office was taking to ensure nobody in the precincts Kirk allegedly wants to target will be scared away from the polls. Watch it:

PI Original
by Adam Doster
9:16am
Fri Oct 15, 2010

The Facts About Bright Start (VIDEO)

Democratic U.S. Senate nominee Alexi Giannoulias is getting reamed for his stewardship of Illinois' 529 college savings program. How much blame does he really shoulder?

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