— Chicago GOP Declares War on Free Speech, Silences Conservative Voices and Bans Illinois Review Articles on Facebook Discussion Group (COMMENT: I should write a book about what anti-conservative leaders of the following have done since 2000 to stop me from sending out GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters and to stop their members from reading those newsletters: Illinois Republican Party, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Milton Township Republican Organization.)
(FROM THE ARTICLE: But aside from casting sunlight on the inner workings of the Chicago GOP and the personal perspectives of its leaders, Illinois Review continues to publish an overwhelming majority of articles focused on conservative news and opinion – standing up for the grassroots, and challenging the establishment leadership of the IL GOP, who seem more concerned with maintaining their power and titles than actually winning and supporting the grassroots. Boulton and Fiedler remain fierce allies and defenders of embattled IL GOP chairman Don Tracy.)
DUPAGE POLICY JOURNAL
— Illinois U.S. Rep Sean Casten: “An unpleasant but self-evident truth: our founders weren’t perfect and the system of government they…” (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats a) run America and b) blame Republicans for everything that is bad.)
— Trussell: ‘Just 2 in 10 students in his district can read at grade level’
— Do more for senior citizens like we do for illegal aliens – Ray Hanania
CENTER SQUARE ILLINOIS
— Illinois named 7th worst state for retirement – Zeta Cross
(FROM THE ARTICLE: “Illinois is much less affordable than the other Midwest states,” Gonzalez told The Center Square. “In general, it costs more to retire in Illinois than it does in most other states in the country.” Despite Illinois not taxing retirement income, general tax policy and lack of taxpayer friendliness were the main factors in Illinois’ low ranking, Gonzalez said. “Taxes are a huge part of why Illinois loses out to other states like Minnesota, North and South Dakota and Nebraska,” she said. “Special tax breaks for seniors and tax policy for retirement income just aren’t there in Illinois.” High sales taxes, high property taxes and high inheritance taxes are among the main reasons why Illinois came in 47th for affordability, she said.)
CHICAGO CITY WIRE
— Proft: ‘Whitney Young HS choir takes a knee during the National Anthem’
EAST CENTRAL REPORTER
— Illinois U.S. Rep Mary E. Miller: “Our House Republican majority will put PARENTS back in charge of their children’s education.” (COMMENT: Great, but what about parents who are the following and who want their children to be the following: sexually active LGBTQers, anti-conservative, anti-Republican, anti-American, anti-White, anti-male, anti-older people, anti-gun owners, anti-rich people, anti-Christian, anti-Protestant, anti-Italian American, anti-German American, and/or anti-those whose ancestors have been in America for a long time?)
METRO EAST SUN
— Former state senator and gubernatorial candidate Paul Schimpf is warning Illinoisans of the powers the state superintendent of education holds.
ILLINOIS POLICY INSTITUTE
— ILLINOIS HOUSE BILL WOULD FORCE CHICAGO GROCERS, GAS STATIONS TO HIRE ARMED GUARDS – Dylan Sharkey
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Little Village group asks city to send migrants to their neighborhood instead of Woodlawn.”
— Chicago Auto Show 2023: Frequently asked questions
— COMMENT: Democrats say “The Park District of Oak Park won’t offer a summer program that would have allowed participants to “cook and investigate the history and flavors of the transatlantic slave trade” in response to complaints that the offering was racially insensitive and offensive.”
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Illinois Sex Offender Registry policies fall short of other states in many respects.”
— COMMENT: Every-increasingly, Illinois Democrats use Highland Park to promote hatred against Republicans.
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Homeless community growing at O’Hare International Airport, prompting concerns.”
— COMMENT: Every-increasingly, Illinois Democrats use Highland Park to promote hatred against Republicans.
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Chicago’s Elections are Nonpartisan, But Lori Lightfoot Is Working to Cast Paul Vallas as a Republican.” Ever-increasingly, hate-filled Trump-hating Trump-haters cast those who share Trump’s demographics negatively. Trump is heterosexual, conservative, Republican, American, White, male, older, non-poor, married, gun-owner, Protestant, German American, and his ancestors have been in America for a long time.
— COMMENT: Democrats say “A closer look at campaign contributions, spending from 2022 Illinois general election. Take a deep dive into how Dan Proft, Tom Devore and others managed spending during the November election season.”
— COMMENT: Chicago Democrats say “Avoid misinformation, become knowledgeable before voting in aldermanic contests. The aldermanic elections are critical to determine the quality of life in your community. Good media literacy skills are essential to prepare to vote.”
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Parts of Chicago more dangerous than war zones.”
— COMMENT: Chicago Democrats say “Garcia, female supporters attack Vallas as a ‘fake Democrat’ who is an anti-abortion, pro-voucher threat to public school funding.” Why are there so many unwanted pregnancies?
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Illinois Democrats run Illinois and blame Illinois Republicans for Illinois gun violence.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Illinois Democrats encourage Blacks to be LGBTQers.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats work harder and harder and harder to abolish the Second Amendment.
— FRONT PAGE TOP OF FOLD WITH EIGHT PHOTOS: COMMENT: Democrats ask “How much did your representative get from special interests before the last election?” He who pays the piper calls the tunes.
— COMMENT: Those who want to abolish the Second Amendment disapprove of Milton Township and Mendrick.
CRAIN’S CHICAGO BUSINESS
— COMMENT: Democrats say “State AGs warn Walgreens, CVS about mailing abortion pills.” Why are there so many unwanted pregnancies?
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Illinois Democrats push pot.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Illinois Democrats push Blacks to be pot pushers.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote abortion. Why are there so many unwanted pregnancies?
CENTRAL ILLINOIS PROUD
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Trump trashes ‘ambitious’ potential 2024 rivals in sprawling interview.”
— COMMENT: Biden falsely blames Trump for inflation. Who has falsely blamed you for what? I should write a book about the following who have falsely blamed me and falsely blamed my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters for defeats that Republican candidates on ballots in my precinct have suffered since 2000: a) leaders of the Illinois Republican Party, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Milton Township Republican Organization, b) Republican candidates on ballots in my precinct and their major donors, political consultants, fundraisers, pollsters, campaign managers, campaign staff members, and campaign volunteers, c) Republican elected officials in Illinois, DuPage County, Milton Township, and Wheaton, d) conservative and religious leaders and activists in Illinois, DuPage County, Milton Township, and Wheaton, and e) those who I have sued. Better yet, I should sue them.
— COMMENT: Democrats say “At Reagan dinner, Rep. LaHood touts rule changes installed after dispute over speakership.” Who is going to speak at your Republican county party Reagan Day dinner?
BURR RIDGE PATCH
— COMMENT: Democrats say “GOP ‘Confidentiality’ On Durkin Replacement. The public is being kept out of the loop until Saturday’s meeting of party insiders.”
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Afternoon roundup.”
— Ron DeSantis strips liquor license from a theater that let kids watch drag queen show – Susan Ferrechio
— Nikki Haley to hit Trump on age issue, say it’s time for a new generation of GOP leaders – Seth McLaughlin (COMMENT: I should write a book about age discrimination.)
— Trump slams Biden for allowing Chinese balloon over U.S. – Joseph Clark
— Biden administration forced border officials to release 600,000 illegal immigrants. – Anna Giaritelli
— FROM THE ARTICLE: The most egregious gun control policy is the new Illinois gun law that bans assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. The law allows people who owned assault weapons or high-capacity magazines before the law was passed to keep them — but only if they register their weapons with the Illinois State Police. This law is unconstitutional and violates both the Second and Fifth Amendments. Fortunately, a judge in Illinois has issued a temporary restraining order , preventing the implementation of the law — but only for the plaintiffs of the case that were before the judge.
— Justice Clarence Thomas may have statue if Georgia GOP gets its way – Kaelan Deese
WASHINGTON FREE BEACON
— Biden’s Weakness on Spy Balloon Assures Chinese Aggression – Mike Pompeo
NEW YORK POST
— Russian, Chinese migrants showing up at US-Mexico border after South Americans banned – MaryAnn Martinez
— New Yorkers are furious at the red carpet rolled out for the migrant wave – Editorial
AMERICA 1ST FREEDOM
— Gun-Control Groups Present a Demand List to Biden – GARRETT O’LEARY
— Race Everywhere in Today’s America – Victor Davis Hanson
(FROM THE ARTICLE: In sum, class, not race, remains the best litmus test of being underprivileged in America. It is no longer synonymous with race. No wonder the identity politics industry now strains to attach prefixes such as “systemic” or “implicit” to “racism,” or “micro” to “aggression,” purportedly to ferret out bias that otherwise is not apparent. Pause to reflect that America is the only successful multiracial constitutional republic in history. To survive in an increasingly dysfunctional and hostile world abroad, the unique idea of the United States requires concord. But national cohesion is only possible through citizens subordinating their tribal interests to a common culture. Only then do they cease being automatons of warring tribes and collectives. As the world becomes ever scarier, Americans must—as Benjamin Franklin once warned—hang together, or most certainly they will soon all hang separately.)
— Trump Reacts to Haley, DeSantis, Other Potential 2024 Rivals. Won’t commit to backing eventual GOP nominee; says Kushner ‘won’t be involved’ In 2024 efforts. – Nathan Worcester
— Democrats Unveil Family and Medical Leave Legislative Package – Savannah Pointer (COMMENT: I should write a book about those who have promoted the most hatred against me for my benefiting from the federal government’s leave policies since 1966 when I was 18 years old and became a part-time Park Forest Post Office employee. SEE: https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/pay-leave/leave-administration/fact-sheets/annual-leave/ and https://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/pay-leave/leave-administration/fact-sheets/sick-leave-general-information/ I would focus on those who promoted more and more and more hatred against me as I worked for IRS 1971-1980 and for GAO 1980-1997.)
— Democratic Senators Form ‘Gun Violence Prevention Caucus’ After String of Mass Shootings – Katabella Roberts
— Speaker McCarthy Addresses Democrats’ Issues With Statues, Portraits. Offending symbols point out true history of Democratic Party, he says. – Michael Clements (COMMENT: Democrats have declared a Second Civil War on Republicans. Ever-increasingly, Democrats a) falsely paint themselves as having been the Union Army in Civil War and b) falsely paint Republicans as having been the Confederate Army in the Civil War. Ever-increasingly, Democrats join up with America’s enemies to win their Second Civil War and get rid of Republicans once and for all. What if in 1861, Mexico had officially joined with the Confederacy to defeat America? To Mexico’s credit, it abolished slavery in 1829.)
(FROM THE ARTICLE: The Party of Lincoln He pointed out that the Republican Party started with Abraham Lincoln, the president credited with freeing the slaves in America. McCarthy pointed out that slavery, defended by Southern Democrats, was the issue that brought about the Civil War. He called the war the “greatest challenge ever to our Constitution.” McCarthy said Joseph Rainey of South Carolina, the first black American elected to the House of Representatives, was a Republican. He suggested that the statues remind the Democratic Party’s true history. “If I was a Democrat, I wouldn’t be proud of their legacy, I wouldn’t be proud of their history, and I would want to change it, ” said McCarthy. “There’s not one Republican you have to take down.”)
— House GOP preps attack on DC plan to let illegal immigrants vote, reduce criminal penalties. GOP says allowing illegal immigrants to vote would worsen border crisis. – Peter Kasperowicz
— GOP Right To Deny Ilhan Omar A Committee Seat
— Racializing The Death Of A Black Man By The Police
— DeSantis Faces CNN Smears Of Racism In Education
— Shootings Of Police Officers Have More Than Doubled Since 2020
— JANUARY GUN SALES UP NATIONWIDE, 42 MONTHS ABOVE 1 MILLION (COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, it looks like sooner or later, Democrats will succeed in abolishing the Second Amendment on their road to confiscating all firearms from Republicans.)
— Nearly 600,000 Illegal Aliens Have Been Released Into the U.S. Interior Since March 2021 With No Court Date – RICK MORAN
— Entitled Illegals Invade NYC. A gaggle of unruly illegals is giving New Yorkers a good taste of the Biden policies they voted for. – DOUGLAS ANDREWS
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Donald Trump Furious With Kevin McCarthy Over Ashli Babbitt Remarks.”
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Freshman Rep. Delia Ramirez to give progressive response to State of the Union.” Who represents you in Congress? Things have gotten much worse for me congressionally. Democrat Ramirez currently represents me in congress. GAO works for Congress. In 1989, Republican Henry Hyde represented me. In 1989, he came to my defense against my Democrat GAO superiors. They had retaliated against me big time because in 1988 I had become an active member in a class action lawsuit that charged them with reverse discrimination, age discrimination, and retaliation. They had a) thrown me off audits of IRS, b) given me an adverse job assignment, c) given me unfair performance expectations, d) turned my subordinates against me, e) given me an unfair performance appraisal, and f) ranked me at the bottom of my coworkers for pay-for-performance purposes. Previously, they had a) kept me off audits of IRS 1980-1985, b) delayed my promotions to GS-11, GS-12, and GS-13, and c) forced me to take a $21,863 (21%) pay cut in today’s dollars to transfer from IRS to GAO in 1980, a downgrade from GS-12 Step 5, to GS-9 Step 10. After Hyde came to my defense, my Democrat GAO superiors’ retaliation against me diminished somewhat. But eight years later, they forced me to take their early retirement “offer.”
— Millennials and Money: 5 Simple Ways To Get Ahead of Your Peers Financially – HEATHER TAYLOR (COMMENT: What helped you get ahead financially? I earned job-related college degrees when I was 21, 27, 31, and 48. I earned job-related professional certifications when I was 30, 32, 41, 45, 47, and 48. I earned a job-related professional license when I was 32. I worked for the Post Office 1966-1969, Firestone Stores 1970-1972, IRS 1971-1980, and GAO 1980-1997. I always spent far less on immediate pleasures than my peers. Instead of renting, I bought a new town home in 1972 and condos in 1974 and 1976. My wife and I got married in 1978. We both worked, but in anticipation of having children, we spent money like we had only one paycheck. We always saved as much as we could for our retirement. Instead of renting, we bought a home in Wheaton in 1978 and we had one built in Wheaton in 1984. But according to my critics/opponents, their operatives, and their dupes, I got ahead financially, because I avoided the draft. Because I benefitted from discrimination against minorities, females, younger people, LGBTQers, renters, non-Protestants, non-German Americans, and those whose ancestors have not been in America for a long time. Because the federal government grossly overpaid me. Because of my wife’s income. Because my wife and I gave up trying to have children, we did not adopt, and we did not become foster parents. Because my federal pension and health, dental, and vision insurance subsidies are far too generous. What do you think?)
— COMMENT: Democrats say “House GOP embraces mainstream media after years of bashing fake news.” I should write a book about how the following have in Illinois have treated me and have treated my GOPUSA ILLINOIS newsletters since 2000: a) Hastert while he was Speaker of the House 2000-2007, b)Republican U.S. Senators, c) Republican U.S. Representatives, d) Republican statewide elected officials, e) Republican state senators and representatives, f) Republican National Committee, g) Illinois Republican Party, h) Illinois House GOP, i) Illinois Senate GOP, j) DuPage County Republican Central Committee, k) Milton Township Republican Organization, l) Republican DuPage countywide and District 4 elected officials, m) Republican Milton Township elected officials, n) Republican Wheaton elected officials, and o) Republican Wheaton Park District elected officials.
— COMMENT: Democrats crow “The blue Midwest is where DeSantis’s school crackdowns ‘go to die.”’
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats and RINOs encourage abortion and Republicans discourage abortion. Why are there so many unwanted pregnancies?
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Republicans rally around conservatives who lost their elections. The GOP base lionizes some defeated candidates as wronged warriors and avatars of legitimate grievance.”
— COMMENT: As the Democrat Party’s domination of America increases, femicide increases.
— COMMENT: Democrat crow about their success in promoting LGBTQ in the South.
LAS VEGAS SUN
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats crow about their success replacing those in America who have demographics that vote for Republicans with those who have demographics that vote for Democrats. I should write a book about their success in Illinois, in DuPage County, in Milton Township, in Wheaton, and in my precinct.
WALL STREET JOURNAL
— Challenging the U.S. Is a Historic Mistake. Like Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan, today’s China is a rising power determined to dominate its region and convinced that American strength is waning. It runs the risk of experiencing a similar fate if it attacks Taiwan. – Robert Kagan (COMMENT: Germany and Japan did not invade America. But many foreign countries are invading America now.)
— School Choice Is Sweeping the Nation From Florida to Utah. States are dramatically expanding the power of parents to control their children’s educations. – Jeb Bush
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats crow about their success a) in promoting LGBTQ and b) in destroying heterosexuality, traditional marriage, and the traditional family.
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats use education to create good little Democrats.
— COMMENT: Why are there so many unwanted pregnancies? Anti-conservative Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, Independents, and RINOs want Republicans to lose. They want Republican candidates and elected officials to dump the individual responsibility, traditional marriage/family, right to life, immigration, Second Amendment, illegal drugs, and equal opportunity (no race or gender based preference giving) planks in the Republican Party platform. I should write a book about the biggest anti-conservative leaders of the Illinois Republican Party, DuPage County Republican Central Committee, and Milton Township Republican Organization since 2000.
— COMMENT: Democrats say “Progressive Rep. Delia Ramirez set to give State of the Union response.” Who represents you in Congress? Things have gotten much worse for me congressionally. Democrat Ramirez currently represents me in congress. GAO works for Congress. In 1989, Republican Henry Hyde represented me. In 1989, he came to my defense against my Democrat GAO superiors. They had retaliated against me big time because in 1988 I had become an active member in a class action lawsuit that charged them with reverse discrimination, age discrimination, and retaliation. They had a) thrown me off audits of IRS, b) given me an adverse job assignment, c) given me unfair performance expectations, d) turned my subordinates against me, e) given me an unfair performance appraisal, and f) ranked me at the bottom of my coworkers for pay-for-performance purposes. Previously, they had a) kept me off audits of IRS 1980-1985, b) delayed my promotions to GS-11, GS-12, and GS-13, and c) forced me to take a $21,863 (21%) pay cut in today’s dollars to transfer from IRS to GAO in 1980, a downgrade from GS-12 Step 5, to GS-9 Step 10. After Hyde came to my defense, my Democrat GAO superiors’ retaliation against me diminished somewhat. But eight years later, they forced me to take their early retirement “offer.”
— COMMENT: Democrats have declared a Second Civil War against Republicans. Ever-increasingly, Democrats recruit the following to be their soldiers in their army: minorities, females, younger people, LGBTQers, unmarried, liberals, moderates, non-Christians, non-Protestants, non-Italian Americans, non-German Americans, those whose ancestors have not been in America for a long time, those who lack education and/or job skills, those who have financial, health, and/or other problems, citizens of foreign countries, criminals, boozers, gamblers, stoners, etc.
TALKING POINTS MEMO
— COMMENT: Ever-increasingly, Democrats promote hatred against constitutional county sheriffs.
— Republicans Revive a Debate on Term Limits
(FROM THE ARTICLE: While Republicans tried to hold Democrats responsible for the failure, 40 Republicans also balked, and 30 of them were among the most senior Republicans in the House. That included Rep. Henry Hyde of Illinois, the chair of the Judiciary Committee, who won an ovation for his speech in opposition to the proposal. “I just can’t be an accessory to the dumbing down of democracy,” Hyde told his colleagues.)