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Merry Christmas to Illinois

Merry Christmas, 2010 “And unto you a child is born.” With that promise man was given the promise of a light unto all men, a light that will lead us to our salvation if only we choose to accept that … Continue reading

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Bi-Partisan Coalition Led by Joe Walsh ‘Saves Christmas’

-By Cal Skinner That’s how the Daily Caller puts it: “It’s official: Congressmen Joe Walsh, an Illinois Republican, and Mike Ross, an Arkansas Democrat, have saved Christmas.” Put in place in 1974, the House Rules prohibit the use of “Merry … Continue reading

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NORAD’s Tracking Santa Started By Accident in 1955

-By Warner Todd Huston Alright, kids, NORAD is once again tracking Santa’s progress across the world this Christmas season. If you kiddies want to find out where Santa is right this very minute, have mom and dad help you dial … Continue reading

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Video Spotlight: Rep. Dold on the Holiday Season

From the office of Rep. Robert Dold (Ill., 10th District)… WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Congressman Robert J. Dold (IL-10) released a video statement on the holiday season: http://dold.house.gov/

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Rep. Walsh Takes a Stand for Holiday Greetings

From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… “I find it outrageous that Members of the United States Congress can’t wish their constituents Merry Christmas or Happy Hanukkah” WASHINGTON- Today, Congressman Joe Walsh (IL-8) sent a bipartisan … Continue reading

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Rep. Walsh Votes to Create Economic Certainty

From the office of Rep. Joe Walsh (R, Illinois 8th District)… “The time to solve this problem is now, not next year” WASHINGTON- Today, Congressman Joe Walsh (IL-8) voted to proceed with House Republicans’ full-year extension of the payroll tax … Continue reading

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Chicago Nativity Scene Returns to Daley Plaza

Press release… Tradition Continues, Despite “Political Correctness” To Eradicate the “Reason for the Season” Across the United States Chicago – The annual dedication of the Crèche in Daley Plaza will take place Saturday, November 26th, at 12:00 Noon. “The Nativity … Continue reading

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Nativity Scene Returns to Illinois State Capitol for 4th Year‏

Press Release From Tom Ciesielka… On Tuesday, November 29th, the Springfield Nativity Scene Committee (SNSC) will hold its fourth annual “opening day” ceremony from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Illinois State Capitol Rotunda, 301 S. 2nd St., Springfield, … Continue reading

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