Today, State Representative Carol Ammons announced her long shot bid for Illinois’ 13th Congressional District.Ammons’ announcement follows her unsuccessful attempt last year to help socialist Bernie Sanders win Illinois’ Democratic Primary in the race for President.
Democrats Pass Radical Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Bill
"Instead of working to solve our state's catastrophic challenges, Madigan Democrats just passed a radical bill for taxpayer funded abortions, at a cost of $60 million, while we don't have a budget. Springfield yet again shows it's tone-deaf to the concerns of Illinoisans." - Illinois Republican Party National Committeewoman Demetra Demonte
Last night, Daniel Biss was asked on WTTW whether he would favor raising taxes immediately. His response – tax hikes are "needed" and he would raise taxes across the board without reform.
On Monday, J.B. Pritzker signaled again that he supports Madigan's borrow-spend-and-tax agenda.
Governor Rauner's statewide tour for a balanced budget and reform garnered positive headlines and news coverage in every corner of the state.
Mike Madigan’s “do-nothing” statehouse has refused to pass a balanced budget or reforms for over two years.
Pawar, Pritzker, Kennedy and Biss want to raise your taxes without reform, just like Madigan.
…And it wasn’t just elected officials at the Pritzker event. Lobbyist Al Ronan was there, too, maneuvering his black Cadillac with the “R” vanity plate into one of the closest spots to the door. Ronan’s company — though not Ronan himself — admitted guilt in a 2004 in a bid-rigging scheme at McCormick Place.