Many of us familiar with Chicago politics have been wondering for months at the apparent disconnect of the media regarding Obama’s relationship to the Chicago political machine. Where did they think this guy came from?
The lack of curiosity by the press about Obama’s connections to one of the most corrupt city governments in the United States should be one of the big media stories of this campaign. While it is true that Obama’s connections to the Machine are not as extensive as many other politicians, I’ve got news for you Obama apologists; try running for any office in Chicago – local, state, or federal – and see how far you get without support from the regular Democrats. Read More.
Saturday, March 08, 2008
OBAMA-REZKO AND MEDIA IGNORANCE OF “THE CHICAGO WAY”
I didn't know this still existed in Chicago politics:
Posted by Ron Ballew at 3/08/2008