39% of Illinois Teachers Pay Nothing for Pensions

“While Democrats say Teachers ‘Have Kept Their Part of the Deal?’“ is the title of an April 5, 2011, article by former Huntley School District 158 Board member Larry Snow.  (The quote was in the Chicago Tribune Marcy 31, 2011.  … Continue reading

Gentes Takes Echo Hit in Northwest Herald for Employee Lie

After the Daily Herald caught 26th state senate district Democratic Party candidate Bill Gentes saying that he was on a leave of absence when he had been fired, the Daily Herald ran a story. This is the first time I … Continue reading

Gentes Takes Echo Hit in Northwest Herald for Employee Lie

After the Daily Herald caught 26th state senate district Democratic Party candidate Bill Gentes saying that he was on a leave of absence when he had been fired, the Daily Herald ran a story. This is the first time I … Continue reading

Liberty Counsel Sets Sights on Round Lake School District and Gets Satisfaction

I get emails from Liberty Counsel out of Orlando, Florida; Lynchburg, Virginia; and Washington, D.C. To my surprise, one of today’s was about Round Lake, a northwestern Lake County school district. Here’s the press release: School District Ends Discrimination Against … Continue reading

Liberty Counsel Sets Sights on Round Lake School District and Gets Satisfaction

I get emails from Liberty Counsel out of Orlando, Florida; Lynchburg, Virginia; and Washington, D.C. To my surprise, one of today’s was about Round Lake, a northwestern Lake County school district. Here’s the press release: School District Ends Discrimination Against … Continue reading

School Board Member May Challenge Mark Beaubien

Newly elected Round Lake School District 116 board member Denny Driscoll may challenge incumbent State Rep. Mark Beaubien (R-Barrington Hills) again. Driscoll, who is a conservative by anyone’s definition, ran against Beaubien in 2006. His campaign pointed to the incumbent’s … Continue reading

School Board Member May Challenge Mark Beaubien

Newly elected Round Lake School District 116 board member Denny Driscoll may challenge incumbent State Rep. Mark Beaubien (R-Barrington Hills) again. Driscoll, who is a conservative by anyone’s definition, ran against Beaubien in 2006. His campaign pointed to the incumbent’s … Continue reading