Viva Homewood Vegas, Hutchinson Takes on Old Boss: Patch Talk

This week on Patch Talk, we get into Homewood's surprise casino announcement and Senator Toi Hutchinson's intent to go after former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr.'s recently vacated seat.

Articles Mentioned on Chicago Heights Patch:

  • Toi Hutchinson Announces Run for Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Congressional Seat

Article Mentioned on Homewood-Flossmoor Patch:

  • Toi Hutchinson Announces Run for Jesse Jackson Jr.'s Congressional Seat
  • Homewood Takes Next Step Towards Casino

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Ryan Fitzpatrick November 30, 2012 at 08:45 PM
Thanks for the suggestion, Tobias. You've given me some good ideas.
Ryan Fitzpatrick November 30, 2012 at 08:45 PM
The best word to describe it was "undermoist." I didn't cook it, though.
Victor December 01, 2012 at 09:31 AM
it seems like we never learn out lesson just keep voting them in. no wait sandy jackson would be perfect.lololol what a joke
Victor December 01, 2012 at 09:31 AM
look around we are loosing everything PEOPLE WAKE UP HELLOOOOO....
Judity F. January 09, 2013 at 06:34 AM
Check out www.voteAnthonyWWilliams.com Compare, then decide. If Debbie was such a tireless worker and cared about our district why hasn't she spoken out on any of the issues affecting us from the time she lost the seat? This goes for the rest of the contenders. I support Anthony W. Williams who does work tirelessly unlike those currently in office, the newly elected and others running. When have they personally advocated for us on any issue? Did they advocate for Rocky when his school insurance capped and the state was about to yank benefits from him: the state stealing from retirees' pensions, closing mental health clinics, hospitals? Yet silence among those who say they will see that we receive justice. I guess not one issue was important enough to anyone except Anthony W. Williams resulting in Clark keeping insurance status, 40k coming forward and retirees receiving refunds. Williams was blocking projects in Englewood, etc. before Gardner. Think how much more he would do once elected! Don't vote for people just because "they have been there, they are there or they say what they will do when they get there. Go by what they have and are doing. Give votes to those who have EARNED them.


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