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    Illinois Corruption: Auditor General Frank Mautino Is Under Federal Investigation Over Campaign Spending

    Illinois Corruption: Auditor General Frank Mautino Is Under Federal Investigation Over Campaign Spending

    Corruption in Illinois is legion. In recent years former Democrat congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to prison for misusing campaign funds to benefit himself. Ex-congressman Aaron Schock, a Republican, is almost certainly going to be heading to prison as well over his using his campaign and office funds to decorate his DC office in the style of the British TV series Downton Abbey. Now | Read More »

    HUD’s War On Suburbia Is More Diabolical Than You Think

    This week Conservative Review’s Daniel Horowitz and Utah Senator Mike Lee have been sounding the alarm bells about President Obama’s Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing regulations which are being used to force suburban communities into creating more “public” and “affordable” housing so that minorities and the poor from the nations inner cities can be redistributed so as to make the racial and | Read More »

    #H1BVisaAbuse: Meet Marco A Just Fired IT Worker At Chicago’s Abbott Labs

    At the end of business Friday nearly 200 IT workers at Chicago’s Abbott Laboratories left there for the last time as their positions were terminated by Abbott Labs and each of them was immediately replaced by cheaper foreign workers using the H1B visa program(and others). Conservative author and columnist Michelle Malkin held a protest/wake/awakening Friday evening at a restaurant just feet away from Abbott Labs | Read More »

    Cleaning Up The Mess Trump Supporters Have Made Of The Internet

    The supporters of GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump really are making a mess of things on the internet and it is time to clean that mess up. That begins by letting all the Trump supporters out there in on a not so little secret, that website you love to share stories of on social media called, it is a fake. As the Washington Post has uncovered | Read More »

    Trump Lies About Paul Ryan And Entitlement Reform During IL Interview

    During Donald Trump’s interview on Rockford’s(Illinois) 1440 WROK Tuesday with host Michael Koolidge Trump went after Speaker of the House Paul Ryan over Ryan’s entitlement reform plans using nearly every liberal, left-wing smear used when Ryan was chairman of the House budget committee and attacked the Republican Party as wanting to cut entitlements substantially. Trump also said he would make Social Security much better, and | Read More »

    Ted Cruz Masterfully Deals With Trump Birther Protester In Peoria

    Ted Cruz Masterfully Deals With Trump Birther Protester In Peoria

    Towards the end of his speech late Monday afternoon at the Peoria Civic Center Texas Sen. Ted Cruz was interrupted by a protester carrying a Donald Trump sign who yelled multiple times “Go back to Canada” at the leading opposition candidate to Trump.. Cruz told the man that he appreciated his being there and his freedom of speech and told the birther protester “You see | Read More »

    Tennessee Legislature Approves Article V Application

    Tennessee Legislature Approves Article V Application

    Thursday the Tennessee legislature became the first state in 2016 to approve an Article V application calling for a Convention of States to propose reform amendments to the Constitution that would reign in a run away federal government. Tennessee’s actions come weeks after Texas Gov. Greg Abbott unveiled his Texas Plan to convince state legislatures around the country to join in the state based effort | Read More »

    Birther Challenge Against Ted Cruz Dismissed By Illinois Board Of Elections

    Birther Challenge Against Ted Cruz Dismissed By Illinois Board Of Elections

    The Illinois Board of Elections of Monday ruled on a birther challenge to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz’s eligibility to be on the Illinois March 15th primary ballot.  The board said that, “Further discussion on this issue is unnecessary.” As they rejected the challenge, as well as another separate challenge against Sen. Marco Rubio. Popular Grove lawyer Lawrence Joyce brought the challenge, he was one of the | Read More »

    TX Gov. Abbott Releases Texas Plan, Endorses Article V Convention Of States

    Speaking at a public policy meeting in Austin, Texas Friday Gov. Greg Abbott released his “Texas Plan” a 100 page package of 9 potential amendments to the Constitution that would restore liberty and revive the system of checks and balances in our federal government. Abbott’s plan echo’s that of nationally syndicated talk show host and author of the best selling The Liberty Amendments in that | Read More »

    Obama’s Final SOTU Preview: Guantanamo Closure Plan

    While others are looking back and writing about the year that was I’ve got my focus squarely on what is to come in 2016 and one of the first big things that will happen is President Obama’s final State of the Union address. Two of the major items that Obama is likely to cover during his remarks to a joint session of Congress on January | Read More »

    When Jeb Bush Drops Out Be Sure To Thank Donald Trump

    Think of Donald Trump and his campaign for President what you will but be sure to thank him in the coming days/weeks for being the driving force behind the denial of the Republican nomination to Jeb Bush. If fact, if any one person deserves credit for driving Jeb to drop out of the race, which is very likely in the near future, it is Trump. | Read More »

    Rep. Adam Kinzinger’s War On The House Freedom Caucus

    Since conservative opposition to forced him to resign, and with the subsequent withdrawal of his anointed successor from the Speakers race, Illinois Republican congressman Adam Kinzinger as stepped forward as a leader for the moderate establishment wing for the Republican Party in their assault against the House Freedom Caucus, the 40 or so Tea Party conservatives responsible for ruining the GOP establishments plans to continue | Read More »

    Rep. Kinzinger(R-IL) Doesn’t Understand Why Conservatives Oppose Continuation Of Ex-Im Bank

    At an energy policy gathering in Washington, DC Tuesday put on by The Hill newspaper and the National Energy Institute Illinois Republican congressman Adam Kinzinger talked about the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank(Ex-Im Bank).  The Ex-Im Bank’s authorization runs out at the end of the month and lawmakers are scrambling to find a way to keep the Bank, which provides loans to US businesses doing | Read More »

    Emails Show $20 Million Pay To Play Scheme Between College of DuPage and Gov. Quinn

    For The Good Of Illinois has unearthed evidence of a $20 million pay to play scheme involving the College of DuPage and Illinois Democrat Governor Pat Quinn. According to emails obtained by For The Good Of Illinois College of DuPage President Dr. Robert Breuder discussed with board of trustee members the bringing in of Gov. Quinn for this past May’s commencement address as part of | Read More »