Illinois Dems Seeking to Make Illinois Abortion Capital of America

Reprinted with permission by the author, former State Rep. Peter Breen of the Thomas More Society Illinois Would Become Third-Trimester Abortion Destination and Underage Abortion Haven Under New Bills The Thomas More Society has released a startling analysis of the … Continue reading

Illinois House Democrats Ignore that Susan B. Anthony Was Pro-Life

Illinois House Democrats observed Susan B. Anthony’s birthday with the following Tweet: Funny how the Democrats forgot to remind people that Susan B. Anthony was opposed to abortion. Or maybe not. There is a Political Action Committee which supports Pro-Life … Continue reading

Four Losing Campaigns, Silent on the Issue of Abortion Beyond Identified Pro-Lifers

Published first by Illinois Family Action, the political arm of the Illinois Family Institute: Republicans Ignore Abortion as a Wedge Issue Written by Cal Skinner McHenry County Blog – Former Illinois State Representative In 2010 State Senator Bill Brady (R-Bloomington) … Continue reading

Lake County Right to Life Bemoans “Abortion Tourism”

From Lake County Right-To-Life: Abortion Tourism Comes To Illinois On November 19th, 2018 the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) published the 2017 abortion statistics for Illinois. Here they are: Illinois Department of Public Health 2017 abortion statistics The report … Continue reading

State Senate Candidates’ Night – Part 3 – Abortion

Continuing coverage of the League of Women Voters Candidates’ Night for those seeking State Senate seat looking at answers to the abortion question, whether it should be legal/criminalized. My notes are below: 32nd District Republican Craig Wilcox – “I would never … Continue reading

Democrat Congressional Candidate Sean Casten Compares President Trump to Osama bin Laden

You can’t make things like this up. Sean Casten, the Democrat running against incumbent Republican Peter Roskam first likened an abortion to having one’s gall bladder removed. Now, he is comparing President Donald Trump to Osama bin Laden. First reported … Continue reading

BGA Writes McHenry County Board in Support of Bill to Allow Abolition of Township Government by Referendum

Following up on a simple support statement for Rep. David McSweeney’s bill to allow abolition of township governments in McHenry County by referendum, the Better Government Association has issued the following letter sent to the McHenry County Board last week: … Continue reading

McHenry County Citizens for Choice Picket Skillicorn CL Chamber Appearance

State Rep.Allen Skillicorn spoke to a Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce group yesterday . He was greeting by women wearing red from the McHenry County Citizens for Choice, whose Facebook page reported: “Six McHenry County Handmaids braved freezing temperatures in … Continue reading

Three Local State Legislators Join Pro-Life Groups to Delay Implementation of Tax Paid Abortions

The following local legislators joined five others in a suit by numerous Pro-Life groups and the Catholic Diocese of Springfield to delay the date state government starts spending money for elective abortions for women on Medicaid and state employees: Rep. … Continue reading

Barb Wheeler “On Verge of Tears” at Rauner’s Signing Pro-Abortion Bill, Pam Althoff Opposed to Taxpayer Funding

State Rep. Barb Wheeler provided her reaction to Governor Bruce Rauner’s signing of the bill forcing taxpayers to fund abortions for Medicaid recipients and state employees to the Illinois News Network: “I’m just sickened by his decision to sign House … Continue reading