Answers to Illinois Family Institute Questions – State Rep. District 66

The race for State Rep. Mike Tryon’s 66th District seat is a four-way one: Carolyn Schofield Paul Serwatka Allen Skillicorn Dan Wilbrandt The Illinois Family Institute has sent questionnaires to all of them. The organization is a socially conservative one. Below … Continue reading

Answers to Illinois Family Institute Questions – Senate District 26

The Illinois Family Institute sends questionnaires to legislative candidates. McHenry County has a vibrant State Senate contest in its southeastern segment. Barrington Hills Village President Martin McLaughlin is running against Mettawa Village President Casey Urlacher and Dan McConchie of Hawthorne Woods. … Continue reading

Why You Should Run for Republican Precinct Committeeman -Part 3

The third of John Biver’s articles, first published by the Illinois Family Institute and re-published with the Institute’s permission, about why people should run for Precinct Committeeman: Running for Republican Precinct: What You Need to Know Editor’s Note:  Through this … Continue reading

Social Conservatives Bemoan Senate Passage of Contraceptive-Based Sex Ed Bill, Ask Phone Calls to St. Reps.

The following email from David Smith of the Illinois Family Institute reached my computer: This afternoon, the Illinois Senate voted 30 to 28 (with one voting present) to pass HB 3027. Look at the picture below to see the official voting … Continue reading