Posts in category "Politicians"
-By Warner Todd Huston In a visit to Southern Illinois, First Lady Michelle Obama noted in a stump speech that Illinois leads the nation in job creation. This is not just political spin, but, based solely on statistics, this is a straight out lie. And where was the media? They have ignored her lies. Obama... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston As Obama starts shipping tens of thousands of these illegal alien minors all across the nation to be housed in cities everywhere, your tax dollars follow them and some of this money is going to Obama’s pals in liberal organizations and unions to care for these children all paid for by... Read more »
Illinois Policy Institute Calls on President Obama to Reject Taxpayer Funding for Presidential Library
CHICAGO (April 17, 2014) – Illinois Policy Institute CEO John Tillman released the following statement today in response to the Illinois legislature advancing a proposal to commit $100 million in taxpayer funds to a presidential library in Chicago honoring President Barack Obama: “It is outrageous that the most prolific fundraiser in the history of mankind... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston So, according to the Obama administration, if you are a Muslim in Illinois who signed a contract to work for a company, but you find that you just don’t want to do something your boss tells you to do, why, you just don’t have to do it. Oh, and if you... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Two of our representatives in Washington issued comments on the low, low number of enrollees in Obamacare this week. Republican Representatives Peter Roskam and Adam Kinzinger issued statements as soon as the dismal official numbers were released by the White House. The first is from 6th District Republican Peter Roskam. “The... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston John Ruberry over at Marathon Pundit caught an amusing report by Chicago’s local CBS affiliate that noted that President Obama’s perpetual campaign, this time the Democrat Party itself, is urging Illinois voters to get to those polls today. But there’s one little problem: Illinois has no elections today. New York has... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Illinois Senator Dick Durbin has not only been caught red (or blue) handed in a lie, but now he’s doubling down on that lie by claiming that a Republican leader in the House of Reps. told the President to his face that he “cannot stand to look at him.” Senator Durbin,... Read more »
I have signed this letter. Will you talk about it to everyone you know?… Those Who Created this Law Should Experience it Firsthand (WASHINGTON, DC) — Independent Women’s Voice today released a coalition letter signed by 45 national, state and local leaders to Senator David Vitter (R-La.) supporting S. 1497, the “No Exemption for Washington... Read more »
-By Warner Todd Huston Some members of the Illinois chapter of Americans for Prosperity mounted a little community awareness protest over the crony capitalist role in Obamacare’s “enroll America” program being carried out by Blue Cross/Blue Shield. The protest was held outside the healthcare giant’s downtown headquarters, today. In a past press release, Americans for... Read more »
A young DuPage County woman decided to launch a one-woman protest against the IRS near Downers Grove, earlier this week….