Gov. J.B. Pritzker has filed an emergency rule to punish businesses that open to customers in defiance of his illegal lock-down orders. Violators could be charged with a Class A misdemeanor, which is a fine between $75 and $2,500. Additionally, this emergency rule extends the governor’s emergency authority from 30 days to 150 days.
Posted in Illinois Politics
Tagged Amanda Vinicky, Andre Thapedi, Bill Cunningham, Chuck Weaver, COVID–19, emergency rule, Fran Hurley, J.B. Pritzker, JCAR Committee, Keith Wheeler, Kimberly Lightford, Mike Halpin, Paul Schimpf, Steve Reick, Sue Rezin, Tom Demmer, Tony Munoz
This afternoon, the Illinois House of Representatives voted 64-50 (with 4 voting present) to pass abortion expansion (SB 25) in our state. "Pro-choice" lawmakers proudly and boldly championing baby slaughter in the name of women's so-called "health."
Posted in Sanctity of Life
Tagged ACLU, anembryonic, Avery Bourne, Bob Morgan, Catholic Conference of Illinois, Darren Bailey, Ectopic pregnancies, Illinois Right to Life Action, Kelly Cassidy, Memorial Day weekend, Mike Madigan, Ralph Rivera, Reproductive Health Act, Robyn Gabel, Tom Demmer, Tony McCombie, Zachary Wichmann
As you may know, our state lawmakers returned to the Capitol late Sunday afternoon to begin their last week of regular session, which is scheduled to end on Friday, May 31st. At 6:08 PM, SB 25 (House Amendment 1) was posted and then scheduled for a hearing at 7:08 PM. This proposal, sponsored by State Representative Kelly Cassidy (D-Chicago) is very similar to the extreme abortion expansion legislation filed by her earlier this year.
It should be noted that this bill was posted and scheduled in the absolute minimum amount of time required to be considered in the …
As a result of three videos from the Center for Medical Progress that have exposed the dark, sickening underbelly of Planned Parenthood, 31 Republicans and 1 Democrat have filed a resolution (HR 671) urging “the Illinois Department of Public Health, the Illinois Executive Inspector General, the Illinois Attorney General, and the Illinois Depart of Revenue to investigate Planned Parenthood’s procedures for abortions, obtaining informed consent, and sale of donation of human fetal tissues across the state.”
Moreover, the resolution urges these same government bodies to “investigate which organizations across the state are involved in purchasing or accepting human …
Posted in Sanctity of Life
Tagged Adam Brown, Barbara Wheeler, Brian W. Stewart, C.D. Davidsmeyer, Charles E. Meier, Dan Brady, David Harris, David McSweeney, David Reis, Donald L. Moffitt, Dwight Kay, Ed Sullivan, Grant Wehrli, II, Jeanne Ives, Jerry F. Costello, Joe Sosnowski, John D. Cavaletto, John M. Cabello, Keith Wheeler, Margo McDermed, Mark Batinick, Norine Hammond, Patricia R. Bellock, Planned Parenthood, Randy Frese, Reginald Phillips, Robert W. Pritchard, Ron Sandack, Sheri L Jesiel, Steven Andersson, Terri Bryant, Thomas Morrison, Tim Butler, Tom Demmer