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12 Reasons Why Marijuana Should Be Legalized

By Les Deffner Marijuana should be removed from the Federal Schedule 1 list of controlled substances. States should legalize it for medicinal purposes and recreational use. Here are 12 reasons why. Removing it from S1 at the federal level will … Continue reading

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State Rep. Allen Skillicorn to be April Meeting’s special guest speaker!

Our guest speaker this month will be State Rep. Allen Skillicorn from the 66th District, which includes parts of Algonquin, Crystal Lake, East and West Dundee, Elgin, Gilberts, Huntley, Lake in the Hills, Lakewood and Sleepy Hollow, to the northwest … Continue reading

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April 2, 2019, Election – DuPage County Proposals

Village of Lemont Shall the Village of Lemont, in Counties of Cook, Will and DuPage, dedicate resources to investment in its public infrastructure including but not limited to investment in its roads, alleys, paths and sidewalks? —Vote No, there are already many … Continue reading

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March Meeting’s special guest speaker is State Rep. Kathleen Willis!

Our guest speaker this month will be State Rep. Kathleen Willis from the 77th District, which includes O’Hare Airport and portions of Addison, Bellwood, Bensenville, Franklin Park, Maywood, Melrose Park, Northlake, Stone Park, and Wood Dale, three of which are … Continue reading

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The Year in Review 2018: Illinois Election Results

After a hard-fought battle in Illinois, Libertarian statewide races were unsuccessful in meeting the 5 percent threshold needed to obtain major-party status in the state. The closest to receiving 5 percent in the election was treasurer candidate Mike Leheney, who … Continue reading

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