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Illinois Wins Again: Worst Unemployment Record in USA

-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois continues to rack up plaudits as one of the worst states in the entire country for every measure that makes a successful state. Bad bond ratings, among the highest for people moving away from her, … Continue reading

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The Convicted Terrorist Obama Hired as Navigator in Illinois

-By Warner Todd Huston A woman convicted of being involved in a deadly terrorist bombing was hired by Obama to be an Obamacare “navigator” in Illinois. Rasmieh Yousef Odeh, a terrorist from Jordan, was convicted in Israel for her part … Continue reading

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Obama Sues to Allow Illinois Muslims to Skip Work W/O Being Fired

-By Warner Todd Huston So, according to the Obama administration, if you are a Muslim in Illinois who signed a contract to work for a company, but you find that you just don’t want to do something your boss tells … Continue reading

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Ill. GOP Congressmen React to Obama’s SOTU Speech

-By Warner Todd Huston Several Illinois Republican Congressmen released statements after President Obama’s State of the Union speech last night. Congressmen Roskam, Hultgren, and Kinzinger reacted to the speech, and so did the President of the Illinois chapter of Americans … Continue reading

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Obama Sent a ‘Get Out The Vote’ Message to Illinois Today, But Illinois Has No Election Today

-By Warner Todd Huston John Ruberry over at Marathon Pundit caught an amusing report by Chicago’s local CBS affiliate that noted that President Obama’s perpetual campaign, this time the Democrat Party itself, is urging Illinois voters to get to those … Continue reading

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Illinois Gun Maker Flees State, Moves to Iowa

-By Warner Todd Huston Liberal Illinois is one of the most inhospitable states for Constitutional rights in America and because of that and other considerations yet another gun manufacturer is closing up shop in the Land of Lincoln and fleeing … Continue reading

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Chicago’s Violence: The 1933 Violence Solution Can Work Again

-By James E. Gierach Twenty four people were shot and three killed Thursday in Chicago. The shootings occurred two months after congressmen Bobby Rush, Danny Davis and Robin Kelly held an “emergency summit on urban violence,” nearly a year after … Continue reading

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Obama’s OFA astroturf rallies to push his agenda come to Barrington

-By Bruce Donnelly Today,drivers on South Hough Street in Barrington may have been surprised to see a small group of protesters carrying signs outside of the Village Hall.since they rarely see any protest rallies in Barrington. For example, the Barrington … Continue reading

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Close Obama Family Friend Cooperating With Feds in Probe of Chicago Corruption Scheme

-By Warner Todd Huston A close friend of President Obama was forced to admit, Friday, that he is cooperating with authorities over a probe into a $433,000 kickback scheme at an Illinois agency he once headed. Obama pal, Dr. Eric … Continue reading

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Mercatus: Illinois Ranks in Bottom Among The Least Free States in the Nation

-By Warner Todd Huston One can’t be surprised that Obama’s home state of Illinois is one of the worst five states in the nation–like it is for most other things–in the Mercatus Center’s study of the level of freedom in … Continue reading

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