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Illinois Restaurant Owner Refuses to Close His Business, Slams COVID Relief Bill

https://www.foxnews.com/us/illinois-restaurant-owner-limited-coronavirus-stimulus-middle-class
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 28, 2020 at 12:00pm 12/28/2020 at 12:00pm
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Jeff Buckler, the owner of Lil Buford’s Bar & Grill in Champaign County in Illinois, slammed the $600 COVID-19 relief checks and restrictions that have kept businesses closed in his state.

Buckler has defied the lockdown to keep his employees working so they can pay their bills.

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Chicago Schools Hiring People to Supervise Kids in Class While Teachers Work Remotely

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 15, 2020 at 7:00pm 12/15/2020 at 7:00pm

I tried hard to word a decent headline but the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) makes it impossible.

The teachers will not return to the classroom with the students in January. So the cash-strapped city will hire supervisors to be in classes and at the school with the students.

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Mayor of Evanston, IL, Asks Northwestern to Help Pay for Riot Damage Caused by Students

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 10:00am 12/8/2020 at 10:00am

This seems like a perfectly reasonable request. Colleges and universities need to be held more accountable in this arena, especially if they condone protests.

Campus Reform reports:

Evanston, Ill. mayor asks Northwestern to hep pay for anti-cop riot damage caused by its students

The mayor of Evanston, Illinois, asked Northwestern University to cover police...

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Chicago Teachers Union Trying to Delay School Openings…Again

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at 7:00am 12/8/2020 at 7:00am
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The Chicago Teachers Union (CTU) already proved they don’t care about kids because reopening the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) is based on “sexism, racism, and misogyny.”

The CTU filed an injunction, asking “the Illinois Educational Labor Relations Board to halt the return to in-person learning until terms can be ‘determined by good-faith...

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Chicago Teachers Union Claims Motivation ‘to Reopening School is Rooted in Sexism, Racism and Misogyny’

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 7, 2020 at 9:00am 12/7/2020 at 9:00am
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The Chicago Teachers Union proved to people once again that they do not care about kids.

They only care about “social justice.”

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Chicago: 2020 On Track to Surpass 700 Homicides and Become the City’s Deadliest Year

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 20, 2020 at 3:00pm 11/20/2020 at 3:00pm
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Chicago 1998: 704 homicides. Chicago 2016: 781 homicides.

Data from the medical examiner’s office shows that 2020 might become Chicago’s deadliest year.

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IL Gov. Pritzker, Sen. Durbin Make IL Speaker Madigan Scapegoat After Losses

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 6, 2020 at 2:00pm 11/6/2020 at 2:00pm
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Guys, this is huge. Actually, it is YUGE.

Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan has led the state’s Democratic Party since 1998. He has served in the house since…1971. Us natives know that Madigan is the one in charge of Illinois.

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Northwestern U President Slams Destruction by Anti-Police Protesters

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 24, 2020 at 3:00pm 10/24/2020 at 3:00pm
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This week, students and outsiders at Northwestern University in Chicago staged an anti-police protest that left the campus covered in graffiti.

The rhetoric included messages like “more dead pigs” and worse. To his credit, Northwestern President Morton Schapiro strongly denounced the protests, and called out the left for thinking they’re more important...

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Students Protest After Six Minority Students Not Admitted to Medical School

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 11:30am 10/10/2020 at 11:30am

This is a program where fewer than 200 people are accepted from approximately 10,000 applicants.

Campus Reform reports:

Students protest after six minority students denied admission to medical school

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Chicago’s First October Weekend Saw 37 Shootings, Five Fatalities After Hitting Deadliest September Since 1993

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at 7:00am 10/6/2020 at 7:00am
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Chicago saw 37 shootings and five fatalities the first weekend in October, starting on Friday and ending early Monday morning.

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Illinois State U. Athletes Skip Sporting Events After ‘All Redbird Lives Matter’ Comment

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at 4:00pm 9/2/2020 at 4:00pm

The athletic director at Illinois State University did the ultimate no-no! He holds the belief that every single life matters.

From The Chicago Sun-Times:

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Chicago Black Lives Matter Leader Declares Looting Gucci and Macy’s ‘Is Reparations’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at 2:00pm 8/11/2020 at 2:00pm
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On the day after Chicago was hit with rampant rioting and looting, local Black Lives Matters leaders held a rally in support of the over 100 arrested for the mindless crime spree that included alleged assaults on 13 police officers.

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Conservative Student Group at U. Illinois Urbana-Champaign Pressured to Support Black Lives Matter

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 12:30pm 7/30/2020 at 12:30pm

You will be made to care. The Federalist Society at this school is facing a campaign to blacklist them if they don’t bend to the left’s demands.

Campus Reform reports:

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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Blames States With ‘Virtually No Gun Control’ For Violence in the City

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 27, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/27/2020 at 5:00pm
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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Calls Police Union Chief ‘Cartoon Character,’ ‘Clown’ in Texts

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 24, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/24/2020 at 5:00pm
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I think I’ll be writing about Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot for awhile because a new story about her comes out every day.

Now the mayor found herself on the front pages because of text messages between her and the Chicago Fraternal Order of Police Union President John Catanzara.

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Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Won’t Allow Trump’s ‘Troops’ to ‘Terrorize’ the City as 15 Shot at Funeral

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 1:00pm 7/22/2020 at 1:00pm
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Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot tweeted that she will not “allow Donald Trump’s troops to come to Chicago and terrorize our residents.”

Timestamp: 6:02 p.m. What happened 28 minutes later? A person shot 15 people at a funeral on the South Side.

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Energy Transfer Plans Appeal of Federal Judge’s Order to Shutdown Dakota Access Pipeline

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 9:00am 7/8/2020 at 9:00am
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A federal district court ruled that the Dakota Access Pipeline, the oil route from North Dakota to Illinois that is a crucial component to the Trump administration’s plans for energy, must be shut down pending an environmental review, and be emptied of oil by Aug. 5.

In a 24-page order, U.S. District...

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