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Obamacare and Your Taxes This Year

By Claire Ball I have, yet, another reason to dislike my government. Attention tax filers! Were you unfortunate enough to have to get health insurance through the Marketplace in 2016? While doing my friend’s taxes, I came across a new … Continue reading

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Expediency vs. Long Term Philosophical Gain

I see an increasing and disturbing trend, in my opinion, for those who align themselves with the libertarian name to choose an expedient path always involving more government. They seek what is “popular” and “practical”. Why push for legalization of … Continue reading

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Libertarian Voter Guide for DuPage November Ballot Propositions

NOVEMBER 8, 2016, GENERAL ELECTION – PROPOSITIONS STATE OF ILLINOIS CONSTITUTION BALLOT PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE 1970 ILLINOIS CONSTITUTION Explanation of Amendment The proposed amendment adds a new section to the Revenue Article of the Illinois Constitution. The proposed amendment … 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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Leaving Behind 2015, Here We Come 2016…

Before we get into the meat and potatoes of this article, I first want to thank all the members of the DuPage Libertarians, and surrounding chapters, who came out and made our charity holiday dinner party the huge success that … Continue reading

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The Holidays Always Bring Out the Best In Us!

Well damn, have we been BUSY in the past few weeks! Candidate for US Senate Chris Michel and candidate for Illinois Comptroller Claire Ball both made a trip to visit the Libertarian Party of Central Illinois in Peoria, led by … Continue reading

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So Many Local Libertarian Events Going On In November!!

With Halloween out of the way, and autumn now firmly established in Illinois, we are getting back to focusing on the events we have booked for November… which are a LOT. Coming up early next week, the Chicago LP is … Continue reading

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Remembering Mark Agnini

Last week, on the morning of Thursday, September 24th, Mark Agnini passed away. At the age of 67 years, he had the passion and dedication of a career-driven person in their thirties, the energy and motivation of a college student … Continue reading

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