Posts Tagged “Democrats”

Video: Chicago Newsroom on CAN TV analyzes elections

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Video: Chicago Newsroom on CAN TV analyzes elections

Video: Chicago Newsroom on CAN TV analyzes elections Veteran journalists Del Marie Cobb and Ray Hanania join guest host Bruce DuMont on this week’s episode of “Chicago Newsroom” hosted by Ken Davis. Cobb, Hanania and DuMont analyze results of the Nov. 6, 2018 General Elections on President Trump, the Democrats and Republicans. The panel also look at…

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Arab American Illinois voters rally for Democratic candidates Oct. 21

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Arab American Illinois voters rally for Democratic candidates Oct. 21

Arab American Illinois voters rally for Democratic candidates Oct. 21 Dozens of Democratic candidates running in the November 6, 2018 General election will be showcased at the annual Candidate’s Breakfast & Brunch on Sunday, October 21 hosted by The Arab American Democratic Club. The keynote speakers at the event are Illinois House Speaker Michael J….

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Arab Americans in Michigan have much at stake in Aug. 7 vote

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Arab Americans in Michigan have much at stake in Aug. 7 vote

Arab Americans in Michigan have much at stake in Aug. 7 vote Michigan, which has one of the largest Arab American populations, will vote on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, in primary elections. Many Arab Americans are on the ballot including Abdul El-Sayed for Governor on the Democratic ticket, and Rashida Tlaib for Congress, also on the…

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Lipinski-Newman Congressional fight has nation’s attention

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Lipinski-Newman Congressional fight has nation’s attention

Lipinski-Newman Congressional fight has nation’s attention Six term Congressman Dan Lipinski is no stranger to controversy. Appointed to succeed his father Bill, Dan Lipinski has faced criticism from Day One. He’s no media darling and his conservative Democratic beliefs often pit him against more liberal and “progressive” colleagues. This year’s election challenge from Marie Newman…

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Pritzker, Brannigan and the “politics” of apologies

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Pritzker, Brannigan and the “politics” of apologies

Pritzker, Brannigan and the “politics” of apologies Some Arab American and Muslim activists have launched a vicious campaign against Palos Township Trustee Sharon Brannigan who expressed opinions critical of the “Middle Eastern” community that they claimed were racist. Brannigan apologized three times but they refused to accept her apology. However, J.B. Pritzker slammed Muslims as…

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AFL-CIO’s Carrigan bullying of Jubeh should be denounced

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AFL-CIO’s Carrigan bullying of Jubeh should be denounced

AFL-CIO’s Carrigan bullying of Jubeh should be denounced The vicious attack by Mike Carrigan, the president of the Illinois AFL-CIO, is a disgraceful example of bullying that demands that the union take some swift action. Carrigan should apologize. The political cheap shot is uncalled for, and it disgraces all of the proud union members who…

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How Arabs fit into US “Immigration Reform” (Arabic)

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ما هو موقع العرب من موضوع “إصلاح نظام الهجرة” بقلم راي حنانيه Arabs and US Immigration لقد أصبح موضوع “إصلاح نظام الهجرة” أحد أهمّ الأولويات في أمريكا. ولكن “الاصلاح” الذي يتحدثون عنه ليس له علاقة بالعرب، وهم من بين أكثر الأقليات عرضة للهرسلة عندما يتعلق الأمر بالهجرة. لكن هذا “الاصلاح” يرتبط بشكل وثيق بالتوظيف السياسي…

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GOP Bashes Democrats With Racism, Ignorance

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GOP Bashes Democrats With Racism, Ignorance By RAY HANANIA • Friday, July 13, 2012 Southwest News-Herald Newspaper Republican Congressman Joe Walsh claims his Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth talks too much about her military service. It’s not surprising, considering Walsh and most Republican lawmakers on the national level have wrapped themselves so tight using “patriotism” and…

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Winners, losers and local Republican pyrrhic victories

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Winners, losers and local Republican pyrrhic victories By Ray Hanania  An overview of some of the key races in the Chicagoland suburban areas: Patlak versus Sean Morrison The right wing extremists celebrated a pyrrhic victory Tuesday night with the narrow victory of Dan Patlak over better qualified Sean Morrison. Patlak will face a stiff challenge…

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HANANIA: Did Obama undermine his election chances? FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, 9-9-08

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Did Obama undermine his presidential election chances? By Ray Hanania  — Did Barack Obama allow his personal feelings to get in the way of doing what is best for America? Obama could have put together the strongest possible presidential ticket, the so-called “Dream Ticket,” by naming Sen. Hillary Clinton as his running mate. Was Obama…

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