The “What’s in it for the Black People?” 2018 Primary Voter’s Guide

compiled by Maze Jackson   The “What’s In It For The Black People?” Political Action Committee is the premiere organization

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Black Students Return to School But Will the Funding

by Maze Jackson According to the Mayor and CPS officials, Chicago Public School students have made tremendous progress in spite

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Springfield Rules

by Maze Jackson If you know anything about Springfield, you know The Rule: The Speaker always wins. Everyone knows not

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Right to Work Zones and Unions in the Black Community

by Maze Jackson   Governor Bruce Rauner has proposed introducing employee empowerment zones in Illinois and it has not been

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BLACK DEMOCRATIC OPERATIVES WORK, WHITES GET PAID

  by Maze Jackson Last night, for the first time since Election Night, March 15, 2016 I attended a Democratic

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Chicago Budget Fix Relies on Dysfunctional Springfield

(as published in the October 7-13 Chicago Defender) by Maze Jackson When Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel announced that he would be

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Dunkin Breaks with Madigan, Says Not “Enough…for Black People”

by Maze Jackson (from the September 16-22, 2015 edition of the Chicago Defender Fifth District State Representative Kenneth “Ken” Dunkin

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Black Caucus-Governor Rauner…”Together?”

(from The Weekly Intelligence Report) As the state budget impasse continues with little to no progress, the state budget battle

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Anatomy of a Shutdown

as published in the July 1, 2015 Chicago Defender       Today most likely, Illinois will experience its first shutdown

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New Rauner attack ad includes Harold Washington video | abc7chicago.com

In the race for Illinois governor Republican candidate Bruce Rauner is running a new political attack ad includes decades-old video

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