Hey Take Back Chicago I just added Bruce Rauner's transition committee to this list. http://littlesis.org/list/785/Bruce_Rauner_admin_-_Transi...
An employee of Angelo Aponte reportedly gave a copy of a confidential New York State Senate memo, which pertained to the evaluation of bids for the contract to operate a racino at Aqueduct Racetrack, to Henry Sheinkopf.
At the time, Mr. Sheinkopf was a lobbyist working for an investor in the consortium of Aqueduct Entertainment Group LLC.
People may want to look at Nafeez Ahmed's massive analysis on Highlands Forum, CIA, Google, mass surveillance etc https://medium.com/@NafeezAhmed/how-the-cia-made-google-e...
Elise Doody-Jones If you look at a copy of letter filed with ISBE http://www.elections.il.gov/campaigndisclosure/CDPdfViewe... you will see that her campaign is run by New Chicago Consulting, whose principal, Thomas Bowen. was formerly Deputy Campaign Manager for Chicago for Rahm
More interestingly, Mr. Bowen is married to Aviva Bowen, who is communications director for IFT. http://www.linkedin.com/in/avivabowen
Would love to listen in on conversations at that dinner table.Democrats for Education Reform
William J. Bratton spoke at a Dec. 18, 2014, meeting of The Partnership for New York City at the offices of Viacom Inc. to discuss issuing affecting the New York Police Department, according to a Jan. 11, 2015, report in The New York Post.
William J Mulrow, The Blackstone Group L.P. director and Cuomo's new top aide, was one of two directors of the New York State Housing Trust Fund Corporation when it steered millions of dollars in Hurricane Sandy relief funds to Blackstone-financed developments: http://www.thenewyorkworld.com/2013/12/13/empire-state-re...
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP will hold it's 2015 "Petroleum Academy" at the Royal Sonesta Hotel in Houston, September 21-24.
about one zillion different jobs for City of Chicago
Largest charitable gifts in 2014 This list includes both cash gifts and pledges made in the current year. Does not include gifts of artwork or gifts from anonymous donors. While these donors did make large charitable commitments in 2014, others did so without the donors nor the charity formally announcing their support.
Noble North Elston LP
"In 2012, our lawyers in Chicago represented Noble North Elston Limited Partnership in a $17,000,000 refinancing with MB Financial Bank. of a parcel located on the Kennedy Expressway in Chicago and possessing one of the three digital business identification signs on the expressway and a 30,000 square foot retail building. The financing was enabled by a lease for the sign." http://www.edwardswildman.com/refinancing-a-sign-of-the-t...
"Sheldon Good is auctioning off a 40% general partnership interest in a partnership that owns the building, according to a news release to be issued by the company. [...] Woodstock investor Lawrence J. Oakford is listed as the general partner of the 1735 N. Ashland partnership, and he borrowed an undisclosed amount from a venture managed by Theodore A. Wynn, according to public records."
Wynn is a big Joe Moreno donor.
Carly Fiorina "Carly Fiorina is gearing up to run for president. The National Journal reports she already has begun hiring staff."
Happy holidays everyone! We added a new relationship category: Hierarchies! A quick post on the change: http://blog.littlesis.org/2014/12/23/a-special-holiday-tr...
I figured out how to use the new function. It is an improvement. Thanks.