Politico recently reported that Governor Rauner's "ongoing struggle with the politics of a controversial abortion bill hasn’t gone unnoticed by potential opponents." A Democrat opponent in the 2018 gubernatorial race, J.B. Pritzker, has capitalized on "Rauner’s indecision with HB 40 by releasing a new statewide TV ad where the billionaire Democrat declares if he’s elected, HB 40 will be the first bill he signs."
09.25.17
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The Illinois Republican Party desperately needs the help and influence of Christian conservative activists throughout the state to help elected godly men and women to legislative positions at the local, state and national levels. Recruiting hundreds of volunteers to run for Precinct Committeeman throughout the state is critical if we hope to build a stronger Republican Party and advance conservative values.
09.22.17
[Over the summer], MSNBC host and former U.S. Congressman from Florida Joe Scarborough said on a late night talk show that he was no longer a Republican. Scarborough admitted that he would be registering as an Independent. This is the same Joe Scarborough who came of age in the constitutional conservative ideological legislative revolution of one Newt Gingrich and his “Contract with America”.
09.21.17
Lest you think Illinois Family Action is being overly dramatic with that headline, you should know that we borrowed it from The Daily Signal, the news publication of the renowned Heritage Foundation in Washington, D.C. In the article, writer Slade O’Brien lays out an encouraging argument for Americans to get involved:
09.20.17
By the end of World War II, the beautiful foundational ideas and ideals of our constitutional republic had already been significantly undermined by the Democratic Party. The two pillars of our constitutional republic, federalism and checks and balances among our three branches of government, were being disrupted and distorted. The distortions expressed by so-called progressivism had begun the transformation of our political and economic system, especially under Woodrow Wilson and the Democrat Party, and intensified under the policies and programs of the New Deal.
09.18.17

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09.17.17
United States Senators Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) and Susan Collins (R-ME) recently introduced legislation that would force the U.S. military to accept and accommodate troop members who self-identify as transgender. Earlier this summer, President Donald Trump announced he would end Obama's era of social experimentation in the military.
09.16.17
In politics, it is sometimes impossible to avoid encountering heated exchanges between political opponents. Recently, Illinois Democratic Congressman Luis Gutierrez leveled charges at White House Chief of Staff retired U.S. Army General David Kelly. While Kelly’s response was pointed, it was not nearly as harsh as those of Hispanic 100 spokesman Steve Cortes.
09.15.17
A few Democrat U.S. Senators, including Illinois’ own Dick Durbin, have been criticized for their questioning of 7th Circuit Court of Appeals nominee Amy Coney Barrett on the grounds that they were attempting to impose a religious test in contravention of the U.S. Constitution. These attacks expose their bigotry and their willingness to impose illegal litmus tests on nominees they oppose politically. These religious tests are unconstitutional, and it's an alarming trend.
09.14.17
On August 8, 2017, Dr. Paul Kengor, executive director of The Center for Vision & Values and political science professor at Grove City College, gave a Reagan Forum lecture at the Reagan Library in Simi Valley, CA. Kengor discusses his new book, A Pope and a President: John Paul II, Ronald Reagan, and the Extraordinary Untold Story of the 20th Century.
09.13.17
Monte Larrick recently interviewed Peter LaBarbera for this week's Spotlight podcast. Peter is the founder and president of Americans for Truth About Homosexuality a Naperville-based organization that exposes and counters the radical LGBTQIA agenda. He is a former reporter for The Washington Times, worked as a writer, editor and analyst for Family Research Council and Concerned Women for America, and was a speaker for Focus on the Family.
09.12.17

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