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How a U.S. Supreme Court decision could affect Illinois teachers

The Supreme Court case was filed by a California teacher who is challenging her union’s demand that she pay dues that go to support political speech and positions that she disagrees with. A bunch of states already allow her to opt out of the payments, but not Illinois and California. Read more about the case... Read more »

Blogger alert: Free Internet ride for Sun-Times readers over, sort of

The Chicago Sun-Times is venturing into uncharted territory with its plan to begin charging on-line readers for access to some of its pages. The plan to pay for some, but not access, to its group of Sun-Times city and suburban publications is described here. This is a gusty move, attempted by very few legacy newspapers.... Read more »

Dennis Byrne named one of Illinois' most effective conservative bloggers

Dennis Byrne named one of Illinois' most effective conservative bloggers
A belated thanks to the readers of Illinois Review for this honor, to be counted among those “Conservative writers/bloggers that faithfully keep us informed day in and day out.” Here are the others that I’m proud to be counted among: John Ruberry, Warner Todd Huston, Jill Stanek, Anne Leary, Eva Sorock, Alex Keown, Keith Liscio, Tom Roeser, Tom Mannis,... Read more »
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