US EPA Removes McHenry County from Ozone Nonattainment List

Yesterday, the United State Environmental Protection Agency took McHenry County off its ozone nonattainment list. The US EPA didn’t put who counties on the list; just certain zip codes. As I remember the fight over state legislation requiring vehicle emission … Continue reading

Trump Mocks School Gun Free Zones, Urges “Hardened” Schools, Armed Trained Teachers

I can’t give you the exact quotes, but President Donald Trump just trashed the nationwide concept of “gun free” school zones. He argued that schools should be come “hardened sites” which give prospective shooters the knowledge that there might be … Continue reading

Trump Goes for Congressional Jugular on Obamacare Repeal, Rauner Has Similar Pressure Point He Hasn’t Used

People are surprised when they learn that congress critters has better medical coverage than Obamacare. The last person to mention that fact expressed outrage. Now it appears as if President Donald Trump is threatening to remove that very special privilege. … Continue reading

U.S. Attorney Zachary Fardon Resigns at President Trump’s Request

A press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office: United States Attorney Zachary T. Fardon Announces Resignation CHICAGO — Zachary T. Fardon, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois since 2013, today announced his resignation from the Office, effective … Continue reading

Joe Walsh Warns Trump Rally That Anti-Trump Demonstrators Are Like 2007 Tea Party Demonstrators

Those disturbed at the loss of Hillary Clinton to Donald Trump last fall were out in force today in Woodstock. As Trump supporters rallied in the Square, opponents from all elements of the opposition were walking around the sidewalks. There … Continue reading

Hultgren on Trump’s Immigration Executive Order, Calls It “Overly Broad”

A press release from Congressman Randy Hultgren: Hultgren Statement on Executive Order on Visas and Immigration Washington, DC — U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) today released a statement regarding President Trump’s executive order, Protecting the Nation From Foreign Terrorist Entry … Continue reading