Republicans have ousted 13 Cook County ward committeemen, saying they voted in Democratic primaries in the past eight years, violating party bylaws.
“I believe mental health is a medical issue that needs to be treated like a medical issue,” she said.
The change of heart came after citizens of Plainfield and the surrounding area rallied behind members of the Islamic Foundation of Southwest Suburbs.
Mostly the world looks away from the homeless, except when it can’t avoid their presence, as in the case of the Tent City camps that are no more.
Dozens living under the viaducts at Wilson and Lawrence avenues in Uptown had to move their encampments by Monday when renovations begin.
A new skeleton of an even larger dinosaur will replace her, but it isn’t a fossil at all but a fiberglass cast.
The tax credit approved this week by the Illinois General Assembly as part of a new funding plan for public schools won’t go as far as people think.
Monday’s suit was filed by all-purpose protester Andy Thayer and his newly formed, ad hoc Tent City Alternative to LSD viaducts.
When is an old church not suitable for Americans to come together to pray? In Plainfield, the answer seems to be: when Muslims want to do the praying.
They were fired because they had the nerve to publicly speak up about why they wanted to join a union.
For those who don’t care to hear from me about immigration, perhaps you’d be interested in what Lake County Sheriff Mark Curran has to say.
Sweeney is trying to recruit Sen. Sam McCann, a union-friendly Republican from Plainview, to make the race.
Officials gave notice Friday that construction will begin in 30 days to repair two Lake Shore Drive viaducts occupied by homeless tent encampments.
The House is scheduled to meet Wednesday, but no action is expected on the veto other than a mostly symbolic gesture by Democrats.
At the very least, it’s a nuanced question that requires some understanding of the legal definition of terrorism in the U.S.