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Wednesday, November 29, 2023
Invest in Kids will Expire Without a Single (Required) Report on the Program’s Progress

The Invest in Kids scholarship program has helped more than 9,500 low-income students attend the schools that best meet their learning needs. Children and parents from across the state have…

Tuesday, November 28, 2023
Compromise on Nuclear Reactor Development Awaits Governor’s Signature

Legislation passed during the fall veto session will allow for the construction of small modular reactors in Illinois. Here’s what that means for our state.

Saturday, November 25, 2023
It’s Small Business Saturday!

Small Businesses are the backbone of local economies. Today and throughout the Holiday Season please be sure to shop local and support the small businesses that make our communities thrive!

Thursday, November 23, 2023
Give Thanks!

The first Thanksgiving took place over 400 years ago, but the spirit of the holiday lives on today. It reminds us to be thankful for all that we have, including…

Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Migrant Crisis, Natural Gas Hikes, Holiday Happenings, and More

$638 million is being spent on Chicago’s migrant crisis Late last week, Governor JB Pritzker announced his plan to spend $160 million in taxpayer funds to provide shelter and job…

Monday, November 20, 2023
Farm Rescue can Help Farmers in Need

Farm Rescue helps farmers who have experienced a major illness, injury, or natural disaster by providing the necessary equipment and volunteer workforce to plant, hay, or harvest their crop free…

Sunday, November 19, 2023
Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address-160 Years Ago Today

On November 19, 1863, a dedication ceremony was held for the new Gettysburg Soldiers’ National Cemetery. The keynote speaker was Edward Everett, a famed orator who had served as a U.S….

Friday, November 17, 2023
Time to Consider Ending Illinois’ Sanctuary State Status

The additional $160 million the Governor Thursday promised for migrant aid should be used to take care of the Illinoisans he swore an oath to protect. Prioritizing the care of…

Thursday, November 16, 2023
U.S. Supreme Court Asked to Review Illinois’ Firearms Ban

The U.S. Supreme Court has been petitioned to review the recent Illinois Supreme Court ruling on Illinois’ firearms ban.

Monday, November 13, 2023
Invest in Kids, Nuclear Energy, Gun Registration Rules, and More

Illinois General Assembly concludes Fall Veto Session Week two of the Fall Veto Session was characterized more by what the Democratic Supermajority failed to deliver instead of what they did…