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The Green Plate special

Great success at yesterday’s Green Chicago Restaurant Co-op press conference. Coverage from all angles, including Gapers Block, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, WBBM-TV, NBC online, and others. In addition to the press, there were dozens of chefs in attendance. Folks like Cleetus Friedman from City Provisions, Helen Cameron from Uncommon Ground, bakers from.

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Chicago’s best restaurants going “Guaranteed Green”

MEDIA ADVISORY August 25, 2009 CHICAGO’S FINEST RESTAURANTS TO BECOME “GUARANTEED GREEN” Rick Bayless, Paul Kahan, Ina Pinkney, other chef/owners lead the way to create eco-friendly dining experience The Green Chicago Restaurant Co-op will launch Guaranteed Green, a new program that helps Chicago-area diners identify and support local restaurants that take significant.

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Tom Geoghegan 2.0

Check it out, check it out! Tom’s new website is up and running. As many of you know, in addition to being a labor lawyer and candidate for Congress, Tom spends a lot of time writing books and magazine articles about a variety of public policy subjects. If anyone is new to.

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New Media Panel at the Hideout

Democratic Leadership for the 21st Centurty (DL21C) has an interesting forum coming up at the Hideout. We’ve helped out Progress Illinois on a few projects in the past, and of course, we’re big fans of the Hideout… co-owner and bureaucrat extraordinaire Tim Tuten was extremely supportive of Tom Geoghegan’s campaign for Congress:.

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Our time with Biden

OK, so you may have noticed that there is a “VP Joe Biden visits Chicago” story in our Clients in the News section. To be perfectly honest, he really isn’t a client of ours (though we’d be happy to help out if he needs it), but Josh and I did help out.

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What’s in a (policy) name?

I read this article in Progress Illinois today and it got me thinking. One of the challenges of nationalized health care is the name itself: Socialized medicine. Single payer health care. Nationalized health care. “European-style” or worse yet, “Canadian-style.” (Canadian-style?! Sure, we’ll give their bacon a whirl… but their policy of providing.

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Teamsters Local 743 Endorses Geoghegan

Tom Geoghegan continues to pick up key endorsements in his race for Congress in the fifth district. In addition to the Teamsters (see below), we were also endorsed by the National Nurses Organizing Committee this week. TEAMSTERS LOCAL 743 ENDORSES TOM GEOGHEGAN FOR CONGRESS (CHICAGO) – Tom Geoghegan today received the endorsement.

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