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Citizens Push Back Against Unfair Election Law

Illinois Citizens Push Back against Unfair Election Law The Illinois State Legislature was coming to a close this week, but the session did not end without a storm of controversy.  HB2418 came to the floor of the House, then the … Continue reading

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More About The Common Core

Kathleen Porter-Magee & Sol Stern ask in the subheading of their National Review article defending theCommon Core State Standards ask “why are prominent conservatives criticizing a set of rigorous educational standards?” There are others who have provided direct rebuttals.  I want to answer their primary question.  While I’m … Continue reading

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Common Core

From: John Porter; April 19, 2013 To: Americans Everywhere; WHAT ARE COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS?   In all the history of man, every free nation which has been taken over by someone with a desire to be an absolute ruler … Continue reading

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Freedom Fest USA

A fun and patriotic family event. Open to the public. All welcome! Speakers included: Dan Proft – Political commentator on WLS 890AM Joe Walsh – U.S. Representative for the 8th Congressional District of Illinois Chad Kent – Chad Kent Speaks … Continue reading

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Illinois public employee unions have done a great job negotiating contracts Illinois tax payers cannot afford

The Lemont Tea Party co-hosted along with Americans for Prosperity Illinois a pension problem townhall meeting where the Illinois Policy Institute gave a presentation. They said that Illinois has the worst state credit rating of all 50 states.  The total state debt is $203 billion. What does this … Continue reading

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