GOP Chair not confident in Kinzinger on Jan. 6. committee

WINNEBAGO COUNTY, Ill. (WIFR) – Winnebago County Republican Chair Eli Nicolosi said he’s not happy about the appointment of 16th District Congressman Adam Kinzinger to the Jan. 6 committee. Nicolosi said Kinzinger came into office with a lot of hope,...

Once Again, Springfield Fails To Put Us on the Map

Two weeks ago, late on a Friday night, the majority party in Springfield sprung a brand new state legislative map upon legislators. The map was cooked up behind closed locked doors with only a handful of mapmakers.  After version one ruminated for a few days, a new...

Minimum Wage Increase Is Bad Economic Policy

You can find this article published with the Rockford Register Star here. The Democrats in the Illinois Legislature are planning to raise the minimum wage through legislation that will mandate an eventual $15 level. The new Governor is endorsing that legislation and...
Reaction to the Chairman’s Transparency Report

Reaction to the Chairman’s Transparency Report

Note:  This was written for Chris Green at the Rockford Register Star for his article titled “Winnebago County Board members weigh in on chairman’s 60-day report”.  He used a few of my quotes below, so I thought I’d add my thoughts here in...