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[25 May 2012 | No Comment | ]

From Illinois Policy Institute – SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 25, 2012) – Late Thursday, Illinois lawmakers approved legislation that would implement ObamaCare two years ahead of schedule in Cook County. Sixteen Republican lawmakers voted for the ObamaCare…

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[10 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

CHICAGO – Meet the Press was broadcast Sunday from NBC Chicago studios. Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan discussed what needs to be done in Congress to set the nation’s economic course straight.

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[6 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]

The RNC’s Ric Wiley writes that in a recent survey, USA Today/Gallup asked the following to voters about the upcoming election: “Compared to previous elections, are you more enthusiastic than usual about voting, or less enthusiastic?” Nearly 58% of Republicans…

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[6 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]

Wheaton Patch’s Alex Keown does a great job of lining out exactly what the Democrats’ redistricting map has done to districts including the city of Wheaton, the heart of Illinois GOP’s DuPage County: According to the new maps, Wheaton will…

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[16 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

from Warner Todd Huston Rahm Emanuel is now officially sworn in as Chicago’s 46th mayor so we can now officially swear at him. Of course, we all know that today’s ceremony was merely a formality as he was anointed mayor…

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[14 May 2011 | No Comment | ]

by State Senator Sam McCann I am at my desk here on the floor of the IL Senate. We are in the midst of voting on FY2012 Budget Bills. You may ask yourselves how I have time to make this…

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[20 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

Last week, Illinois’ conservative community’s Illinois Review agreed with what the Chicago Tribune said Wednesday about the Democrats’ failure to lead on real workmen’s comp reform … …Illinois very much needs stricter rules for determining that a workers’ compensation injury…

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[9 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

While we’re still finding out the details about the deal made to avert the government shutdown last night, we have learned that Planned Parenthood defunding was a major obstacle in the final hour. One-third of Planned Parenthood’s $1 billion annual…

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[6 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

If you’re one of the vast majority of voters that didn’t go to the polls Tuesday, it might be enlightening to read this story in the Chicago News Cooperative that explains how Democrats use local elections, their networks and relationships…

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[15 Feb 2011 | No Comment | ]

Courtesy of Rep. Peter Roskam, a west suburban Republican, here is a compilation of what editorials and others are saying about President  Obama’s FY 2012 Budget Proposal: Budget Proposal "Whiffed" … "Lacks honesty"… "Raises Taxes by $1.6 trillion"; Even Top Democrats…