TV News LIES

Friday, Jul 01st

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Politics Bloomberg-backed anti gun candidate wins Dem primary in Illinois

Bloomberg-backed anti gun candidate wins Dem primary in Illinois

E-mail Print PDF

Robin KellyIllinois Democrats sent a message Tuesday night about guns and the power of New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, as they nominated Robin Kelly in a special election primary for Congress.

Kelly, a former state representative, supports an assault weapons ban. She is now heavily favored in the race to replace Democrat Jesse Jackson Jr. in the Chicago-based district.

Jackson, who resigned shortly after the 2012 election, pleaded guilty in federal court last week to misusing $750,000 in campaign funds and awaits sentencing.

Bloomberg, an independent and strong gun-control advocate, spent more than $2.1 million in campaign ads to benefit Kelly. The spending came through his Independence USA super PAC, which began targeting pro-gun lawmakers in the 2012 elections.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Ohio May Move Forward With Voter Purge, Federal Court Rules

Voter purge in Ohio allowed to continueA federal judge in Columbus, Ohio sided with the state Wednesday night and upheld their ongoing...

Ambassador's sister: I don't blame Clinton for Benghazi

Benghazi attackThe sister of Ambassador Christopher Stevens, who was killed in the 2012 attack in Benghazi, Libya,...

Poll: Europeans have little confidence in Trump

Europenas have little confidence in TrumpA survey of top European countries released Wednesday finds strong negative views of Donald Trump, along...

Donald Trump’s Charitable Giving Claims Sure Look Like a Sham

Trump lied about charitable donationsReality-challenged billionaire Donald Trump has long claimed to be a paragon of philanthropy, allegedly donating more...
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!