Some Mayors tell Trump no on Sanctuary Cities

Mayor tells President Trump to go fly a kite Posted on March 16, 2017 by Special To Personal LibertyViews: 1,795 159 Shares The Center for American Progress (CAP), a Washington, D.C., think tank Hillary Clinton’s former campaign manager John Podesta founded, has released a new report that puts the total of sanctuary cities and counties …

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Illinois politicians vote to divert $300M from state coffers to fuel local spending

Despite Illinois’ billions in deficit spending and skyrocketing debt, the Illinois House of Representatives passed House Bill 278, which would transfer an additional $300 million per year of state income tax funds to local governments, continuing to prop up local overspending that fuels high property taxes.   The Illinois House of Representatives voted March 7 …

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CTU members—some of the country’s best paid teachers— went on strike until their pay was increased 16 percent.

Teachers Unions serve the interests of adults. In Chicago and elsewhere, they are in the business of winning better salaries and benefits, protecting job security, and otherwise advancing the interests of their members. That’s why in 2012 CTU members—some of the country’s best paid teachers— went on strike until their pay was increased 16 percent. …

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