an independent Tea Party group in DuPage County, IL
In order to find Obamacare constitutional, Chief Justice John Roberts deided that the controversial mandate is a tax. The following are a list of good articles.
Video: On the Senate Floor …Continue
Wheaton Warrenville CUSD200 is contemplating building improvements for 3 building, prehapens combining them into one. Jefferson (preschool), the district's School Services Center (SSC) and Woodland (storage facility)
Added by jan s on May 7, 2012 at 12:53pm — No Comments
Roman Catholic leaders are calling for two weeks of public protests against President Barack Obama's policies as they intensify their argument that the administration is engaged in a war on religion.
The days between June 21 and July 4 have been set…Continue
Added by jan s on April 24, 2012 at 8:38pm — No Comments
For many, ComEd's smart grid needs an explanation...
ComEd filed its smart grid plan Monday, outlining how it plans to install about 130,000 smart meters this year in Berkeley, Brookfield,…Continue
I participated in a Youth Government program the other day. They had invited folks from Occupy DuPae and Illinois tea to do a mock protest/rally and to discuss the two movements with the students. I noticed one of the Occupy supporters had a sign promoting “sustainable farming.” Afterwards, I asked her about it. She said that she buys raw milk from an Amish farmer and that big corporate farms are putting them out of business and government needs to save the little farmer.
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This information came from Tri-Count-Teas. I have removed the specific example because West Suburban Patriots does NOT work for, support, endorse or represent ANY CANDIDATES from ANY POLITICAL PARTY or any independent candidates.
If you’d like to identify contributions to/expenditures for a given legislator in IL, use the following steps:
Received this in an email - It is SO TRUE...
You Know By Today's Standards None Of Us Was Suppose To Ever Make It This Far In Life. LOL
HIGH SCHOOL -- 1957 vs. 2010
Jack goes quail hunting before school and then pulls into the school parking lot with his shotgun in his truck's gun rack.
1957 - Vice…
Added by jan s on February 24, 2012 at 1:26pm — No Comments
This morning I heard that Quin's upcoming budget includes an expansion of state funded pre-school.
The following is from a letter I wrote to my state rep (Michael Connely) also sent to the Daily Herald as a letter to the editor.
In Quinn's state-of-the-state (2/1/2012) he said something about expanding the state's early childhood education (preschool) program. Are-you-kidding-me? In case they actually try this, I thought you should be armed with a few facts. A few months…
DuPage County Forest Preserve officials unveiled plans Tuesday [2/14] that could lead to improvements at preserves, but also could result in a tax increase. Because interest rates have dropped, the forest preserve commission plans to refinance $38 million in debt that would result in saving $2 million. Officials and about 16 residents who attended a special meeting Tuesday night agreed refinancing is a smart move. But what might happen next is sparking more…Continue
received an email today:
Please join us to show your opposition to Smart Meters in Naperville! We're going to PACK THE HOUSE at this Tuesday's City Council Meeting.
Please come, bring everyone you know, and pass this email on to anyone you know opposed to the project.…
Added by jan s on February 17, 2012 at 12:52pm — No Comments
one of the best explanations I have ever seen about why taxing the rich simply will not solve our problems.
Added by jan s on February 8, 2012 at 1:49pm — No Comments
Thirty-three members of Congress have steered more than $300 million in earmarks and other spending provisions to dozens of public projects that…
Added by jan s on February 7, 2012 at 11:12am — No Comments
Congress should be back in the district on….
February 21 - 24
March 12 - 16
April 2 - 6
April 9 - 13
April 30 - May 4
May 21 - May 25
A personal visit demonstrates your interest and commitment to action- especially in an election year.
- pick a topic / legislation to discuss
- There's strength in numbers. (bring a friend or petition)
- Be prepared with the facts
- During the meeting, speak clearly, politely and be…Continue
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Added by jan s on January 28, 2012 at 4:16pm — No Comments
TeaCom was a great experience. All the speakers were on fire. This article from the Daily Herald quotes our own Pat Armstrong. - way to go!
Beck rouses crowd at tea party convention in Schaumburg
By Deborah Donovan
Media commentator and lightning…Continue
There is a great article in The Washington Times by Robert Knight titled: obama-tears-up-the-constitution
He states what the presidents responsibilities are by quoting the constitution, then lists numerous events in which the Obama administration flaunted their power and ignored the constitution.
Added by jan s on September 18, 2011 at 2:10pm — No Comments
For The Good Of Illinois has opened the books........…