With hundreds of “Walsh Warriors” in attendance, Congressman-elect Joe Walsh celebrated his victory over incumbent, Melissa Bean, Sunday afternoon at the Lakemoor Banquet Hall in Lakemoor.
|Hundreds of well wishers wait for Joe Walsh’s Victory Celebration to begin|
|More of the Walsh Warriors waiting for the celebration to begin|
|Having some fun at the beginning and remembering all of the rallies|
|Poster reading “Joe & Helene, Thanks for fighting for our Nation’s freedom and future”
was going to be given to Walsh as a surprise after hundreds signed it
|Well wishers and “Walsh Warriors” line up to sign the GIANT poster|
|Jack Roeser of Champion News Talk Radio on AM560 WIND congratulates Walsh|
|Tom and Joe, the two former marines who defied Kathy Tate-Bradish
and stood up and began reciting the Pledge at the LWV forum in Grayslake
|Pastor Richard Valkanet
of the Living Waters Assembly of God church in Grayslake, leads the group in prayer
|Joe Walsh holds up GIANT poster signed by those at his victory celebration|
|Steve Bishop holds one of his favorite signs:
‘Hey, Melissa Bean…Your PINK SLIP is showing!
And finally, for those of you who would like to hear Joe Walsh’s Victory Celebration Speech, here is our YouTube video:
Below is the last portion of Joe Walsh’s victory speech.
A little humor wrapped up the celebration festivities.
Before we wrap up this long post, we can’t help but wonder WHY the news media still shows Melissa Bean smiling and Joe Walsh never smiling, even in victory. Here are the two photos that were used on the front page of today’s Daily Herald. It’s quite obvious that they simply can’t stand the fact that Joe Walsh won!
|Liberal media always shows Bean smiling but never Walsh, as seen in today’s Daily Herald|