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House Oversight Committee Demands FCC Turn Over Unredacted Net Neutrality Emails With White House

Daily Caller – The House Oversight Committee on Friday ordered Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler to hand over unredacted versions of emails discussing net neutrality with the White House, which the FCC asked for input on redactions prior to … Continue reading

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Vote NO on SB16

In May of 2014 the Illinois Senate approved a bill that would divert millions in General State Aid for Education away from hundreds of Illinois school districts and toward other districts. SB16 does not fix problems with the current funding … Continue reading

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We must solve Illinois’ insolvency for our children and theirs

Reboot Illinois – Most of us like to give our children and grandchildren savings bonds or cash to invest and grow over time. We see it as helping to finance their futures. In Illinois, we’re doing the opposite. We’re leaving … Continue reading

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NBC-5 Chicago investigates: Entire Park District Board Placed Under Citizen’s Arrest

NBC-5 CHICAGO – In a highly unusual move, the leader of a Downstate watchdog group placed an entire park district board under a citizen’s arrest for failing to allow public comment and violating a state disclosure law. Public boards are … Continue reading

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Term limit push has enough signatures to make ballot

Chicago Tribune – State elections officials said today that a preliminary review of the paperwork shows that a constitutional amendment on legislative term limits backed by Republican governor nominee Bruce Rauner should have enough signatures to be eligible for the … Continue reading

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Gallup: Illinois tops the list of states whose residents think they live in the worst state possible

Conservative Intelligence Briefing – Gallup has just released a poll of how each of the 50 states’ residents feel about their respective places to live. Their survey asked residents of all 50 states whether they thought their home state was … Continue reading

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MADIGAN BLAMES TEA PARTY FOR $100M OBAMA LIBRARY RE-VOTE

Illinois Review – SPRINGFIELD – Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan says the Tea Party is forcing him to call for a re-vote on a bill to spend $100 million in taxpayer money to sweeten Chicago’s bid for the Obama presidential library. … Continue reading

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Illinois Tax Day Tea Party 2014

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REAL Chicago Grassroots respond to SOTU – Obama #TCOT #TPP

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Local Conservative Leaders Going Where the Illinois GOP Won’t

McHenry Blog – If Republicans are ever serious about winning statewide elections in Illinois then they must do better in Chicago. Over the past decade Republicans continuously ignored Chicago because the conventional political wisdom was that the Democratic machine was … Continue reading

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