I'm not even linking it because everyone who reads Illinoiz will know about it. It's great fun to read. I used to think of myself as a DLC style Democrat, so this is just a wonderful image,
"I know your field plan. It doesn't exist," he [Emanuel] recalled saying. "I've gone around the country with these races. I've seen your people. There's no plan, Howard."You gotta wonder though, if this is true,
He [Emanuel] did it, in large measure, by remaking the Democratic Party in his own image.and then if this goes south,
This no-holds-barred politics came naturally to Emanuel. In the 1980s he joined the campaigns of Sen. Paul Simon and Mayor Daley, proving adept at raising money. (Daley would later return the favor by fielding city patronage workers to help Emanuel win his first congressional election in 2002; that get-out-the-vote operation is now part of a federal investigation.) [Baar's empahsis]Then maybe this whole new house comes tumbling down sooner-rather-than-later. That would be a very bad thing. So as I said with Obama-and-Rezko, tell me it ain't true.