Sierra Club Warns against Forest Preserve Take-over; Take action right now.

A bill has been introduced in Springfield that would end our independent Forest Preserve Commission in DuPage. The bill would place policy and management decisions of the DuPage County forest preserves under the control of the DuPage County Board Chairman and County Board. Please take action to stop this bill…

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Call Rep Conroy to Oppose HB 3099; Up for vote 3/25

From Former Forest Preserve Commissioner Shannon Burns Today: It’s a little long but well worth it. If DuPage County gets ahold of the Forest Preserve again, you will witness a serious desecration and land sell-off from which we cannot turn back. (DPDC editorial comment) Included here: 1) Reasons to Oppose…

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Rauner approval rating 36%. Still laughing?

Saturday, March 21, 2015 08:06AM SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WLS) — A new state-wide poll shows Gov. Bruce Rauner’s approval rating is dropping after a little more than two months in office. The Southern Illinois University poll shows Rauner’s overall approval rating is at 36 percent. He’s still drawing support from republicans,…

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Comprehension continues to elude Congressman Roskam on Obama’s economic recovery 

“Unfortunately, the speech we heard tonight reflects a president whose focus is squarely on a political legacy and not on the common-sense policies that will strengthen families, grow our economy, and build on the common ground we all have as Americans. Our country deserves so much better.” – IL 6th…

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