Monthly Archives: July 2013

Frmr Congressman Walsh: Illinois GOP Delegation Wants me to Stay Out of Washington

-By Warner Todd Huston Joe Walsh was, to say the least, a firebrand as the Congressman for the Illinois 8th District during his one term in Congress. He lost his re-election bid in the 2012 cycle, but while he was … Continue reading

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Why Senator Mark Kirk Must Rejoin Mike Lee’s Effort to Defund Obamacare

From the Illinois Tea Party… Why Senator Mark Kirk must rejoin Mike Lee’s effort to defund Obamacare in the coming Continuing Resolution After both the Illinois and Chicago Tea Party groups publicly praised and thanked Senator Mark Kirk on Wednesday, … Continue reading

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Rep. Bustos Claims She’s ‘For the Troops,’ But Skips Defense Spending Vote?

-By Warner Todd Huston Representative Cheri Bustos (Dem., IL 17th) entered Congress in 2010 claiming she was “for the troops.” But all it took for her to skip the latest vote for defense spending was a photo OP with Barack … Continue reading

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Illinois Congressional Republicans now on record for their vote on NSA spying

From the Republican Liberty Caucus of Illinois Springfield – The Republican Liberty Caucus of Illinois commends the two Illinois Republican Congressmen who voted to protect the privacy of Illinoisans and Americans all over the country from unnecessary surveillance by the … Continue reading

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Roskam IRS Bills Head to House Floor for Vote

From the office of Rep. Peter Roskam (R, Illinois 6th District)… Aimed at Stopping IRS Abuses, Roskam Bills Part of #StopGovernmentWaste Week Today Congressman Peter Roskam (R-IL) announced that next week the House of Representatives will take up two bills … Continue reading

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Joint Statement by Illinois House GOP Caucus on President Obama’s Jobs Speech in Galesburg

Illinois House Republicans Peter Roskam (IL-6), Rodney Davis (IL-13), Randy Hultgren (IL-14), John Shimkus (IL-15), Adam Kinzinger (IL-16), and Aaron Schock (IL-18) issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s speech in Galesburg, IL: “Today, President Obama made his … Continue reading

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Blaming the Messenger: Ill. State Rep Monique Davis Says ‘Maybe The Police Are Killing Some Of These Kids’

Illinois State Representative Monique Davis from the South Side of Chicago is blaming the Chicago cops for the high number of killings there. Davis wonders, maybe it’s the cops doing the killing? Davis, a House member from the 27th District … Continue reading

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One Photo Shows The difference Between Failed Gov’t & Successful Businesses

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam (R,IL) recently posted a photo on his Facebook page that really highlights the failure of government. Roskam posted the photo with the headline “Government monopoly vs. private sector. Just sayin’.” And take … Continue reading

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Help Us Oppose the Illinois Graduated Income Tax Plan

From Americans For Prosperity-Illinois… As you know, one of AFP-Illinois’ top priorities this year is opposing the effort to amend the Illinois Constitution to switch from a flat income tax to a graduated one. Often billed as an effort to … Continue reading

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