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Dennis Byrne

Metra scandal: Clout, connections, family ties

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 09.16.2013 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

METRA AND THE MADIGANS With a $718,000 buyout that required the recipient never to divulge why he was being bought out, the Metra scandal already cont...

Lawmakers skip the main course, load up on dessert; Byrne: Dems can't govern; IL credit rating: Worst gets worse: Your Reboot Illinois Daily Tip-Off

Reboot Illinois | Posted 08.04.2013 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

JUST DESSERTS $71 million to buy a land for a new airport in Peotone. Help for a new DePaul stadium in Chicago. $2 billion in new spending. Our lawmak...

Smelling Fishy: My Virtual Asian Carp "Interview" With the Trib's Dennis Byrne

Henry Henderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Henry Henderson

I am surprised that a business-savvy guy like Dennis Byrne would pretend that he doesn't understand why we need to meet an imminent threat to the multi-billion dollar fishing industry.

Dennis Byrne's Obama Baloney

John K. Wilson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
John K. Wilson

Byrne's Chicago Tribune column is absurd. He claims Obama takes money from "special interests" because Obama's small donors are employees of companies. But who's not an employee of a company?