Local Chapters
CheckPoint (a Coalition of Concerned Citizens) has merged with Illinois Family Institute under a new “local chapters” initiative. This new, more formal and direct relationship will be beneficial for both groups and will help us keep a finger on the pulse of the Peoria Tri-County area.  
IFI Board of Directors Holds a Webinar with Illinois Lawmakers
08.01.17
The Board of IFI just finished a Webinar with State Rep. Jeanne Ives, of the 42nd district, along with Senator Kyle McCarter, of the 51st District. The purpose of the meeting was to seek their advice on how IFI can...
State’s Attorney Jerry Brady Speaks on the Opioid Problem
07.01.17
State’s Attorney Jerry Brady speaks to the Peoria Patriots about the Opioid Problem. He mentioned that over the last couple of years, he and a group of others have been meeting to form a plan on changing the heroin issues...
The Opioid Problem in Your Backyard
06.13.17
An article in the Peoria County Star highlights the deadly spread of opiate abuse in cities across America, including Peoria, an example of middle America. Peoria County States Attorney Jerry Brady will discuss this serious issue and answers questions.  ...
Recent Federal Votes for the 18th Congressional District
06.01.17
Recent Congressional Votes Senate: Elwood Nomination - Confirmation Senate: Iran Sanctions - Cloture House: Customs and Border Protection Polygraph Waiver House: Financial Regulation Restructuri
Target Boycott: We Are This Close to Reaching Our Goal
01.02.17
Here is a recent communication from American Family Association updating us on the results of the ONE MILLION SIGNATURES they personally delivered to the Executives of TARGET in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood Lays Out Priorities to His Constituents
10.20.16
Congressman Darin LaHood, took time from his busy schedule to talk to the Peoria Patriots at the Carriage House...
Meeting with U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood
10.08.16
Join us for a special meeting of the Peoria Patriots as we hear from U.S. Rep. Darin Lahood on Thursday, October 27, 2016 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. The Carriage House Weaver’s Angus Farm 5806 W War Memorial Drive...
A History of the Coalition of Concerned Citizens
06.27.16
Over 2,000 years ago Solomon, the writer of Ecclesiastes penned these words: “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven; … a time to weep, and a time to laugh;… a time to cast...
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