Chief Judge Michael McHaney of Clay County had this to say at the conclusion of the case he heard yesterday afternoon (Mainer v Pritzker) in the Clay County courtroom: [Read more...]
Springfield, IL… State Representative Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) reacts to Gov. Pritzker’s move to transfer the Bailey lawsuit against his Executive Orders to federal court: [Read more...]
The Illinois General Assembly voted to remove Representative Darren Bailey from the Assembly floor yesterday for refusing to wear a mask in violation of a new Assembly rule. The rule requiring mask-wearing on the assembly floor was passed Wednesday morning with a 91-12 vote. Upon Representative Darren Bailey's refusal to wear a mask during the Assembly, the Illinois legislators voted to evict Bailey from the meeting on a vote of 81-27. The photo below shows the arrangements made for the legislators to meet.
The Assembly is meeting in a downtown Springfield convention center to allow for "social distancing" which is obviously well in effect.
Continues his assault on Liberty
Louisville – According to new media reports, Governor Pritzker is seeking an emergency rule that would result in adding a legal crackdown to his weeks-long economic shutdown of Illinois. State Rep. Darren Bailey (R-Xenia) issued this statement in response: [Read more...]
Marion, IL – Due to the critical food shortage, Banterra Bank is donating $50,000 to twenty food banks and pantries throughout Banterra’s footprint of Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Missouri. The donation is made up of a $20,000 relief grant for COVID-19-impacted community need and $30,000 contribution from Banterra. [Read more...]