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Co-Chair of GOP Platform Committee votes against GOP Platform

May 31, 2012
Co-Chair of GOP Platform Committee votes against GOP Platform

Six Republican State Senators betray the Illinois Republican Party Platform by voting to massively expand gambling in Illinois.

Anti-Democracy State Rep. Throws Tantrum over Lack of Democracy

May 30, 2012
Anti-Democracy State Rep. Throws Tantrum over Lack of Democracy

If you assumed the State House Republicans couldn’t be a bigger embarrassment to our Party - you were wrong.

Resolving to build a more effective Illinois Republican Party

May 20, 2012
Resolving to build a more effective Illinois Republican Party

Resolution of the 2012 Illinois Republican State Convention concerning direct elections of State Central Committeemen and State Central Committeewomen.

Party hack behind IL GOP money transfer scheme gets nod for Congress

May 19, 2012
Party hack behind IL GOP money transfer scheme gets nod for Congress

Rodney Davis, a State GOP insider at the center of the Illinois Republican Party’s money transfer scandal, was chosen today to replace retiring Congressman Tim Johnson.

More questions raised in State GOP money transfer scheme

May 10, 2012
More questions raised in State GOP money transfer scheme

Syndicated political columnist Bernard Schoenburg has an excellent expansion this week on the story we broke last month about a money transfer scheme involving the State GOP.

Will the Illinois GOP confirm there’s a war on women?

May 8, 2012
Will the Illinois GOP confirm there’s a war on women?

There’s a situation brewing in central Illinois where Republicans risk lending legitimacy to the Democrats’ attack that Republicans are engaged in a "war on women."

Here’s what happened at the last State GOP Convention

May 6, 2012
Here’s what happened at the last State GOP Convention

As the old saying goes, those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

State GOP Convention and restoring Direct Elections

May 3, 2012
State GOP Convention and restoring Direct Elections

The Illinois Republican State Convention next month offers regular Republicans an opportunity to succeed where their GOP lawmakers in Springfield have failed for the past seven years.

Illinois GOP’s money transfers demand some answers

April 17, 2012
Illinois GOP’s money transfers demand some answers

The Illinois Republican Party’s latest financial disclosure report filed with the Illinois State Board of Elections demands some answers from State Party Chairman Pat Brady and other party officials.

Why the Illinois GOP has Republicans worried nationally

April 15, 2012
Why the Illinois GOP has Republicans worried nationally

When your top party officials think the biggest problem with the Republican Party is that Republicans are participating too much – yes, you can probably expect big problems.