Category Archives: activism

We Defeated the Sugar Tax. Now What?

Thanks to the Libertarian Party of Chicago and many other groups and concerned taxpayers, including Claire Ball, Libertarian candidate for Comptroller, the citizens of Cook County and surrounding areas were able to fight and defeat Cook County’s dreaded sugar tax. … Continue reading

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Call to Action! SB0063 and HB0762

Two very important bills have been introduced in the Illinois Senate and House: 1) SB0063 – This Senate bill changes signature requirements for all political parties to place candidates on ballot. Sponsored by Sen. Kyle McCarter. 2) HB0762 – This … Continue reading

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Libertarian Party of Illinois State Convention Recap

By Jennifer Floyd Election years often see new members flocking to alternative parties and the Libertarian Party is no exception. Opening night of the 2016 Libertarian Party of Illinois State Convention hosted over one hundred attendees in a standing-room-only event … Continue reading

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Libertarian Party of Illinois State Convention

By: Jennifer Floyd While the media might be focused on the antics of Clinton, Trump, and Sanders, parties like the Libertarian Party are quietly gathering their supporters and prepping their candidates. One such group is the Libertarian Party of Illinois … Continue reading

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It’s Officially An Election Year, Now…

First off, I would like to congratulate Steve Dutner on being elected as the new Vice Chair for the DuPage Libertarians. Continuing to serve in the other roles are Jennifer Floyd as Secretary, Todd Zimmerman as Treasurer, and myself as … Continue reading

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