YAL in Action

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Tag: illinois
  • Free Speech at Northern Illinois University

    On the Wednesday of November 29th, 2017, the Northern Illinois University Young Americans for Liberty chapter held an event in the common areas of the university supporting the idea of free speech on college campuses. This was alongside our Leadership Institute Representative, Mr. Nathan Williamson, who we worked with to gather signatures for a petition …

  • Illinois State YAL: Productive Already

    In a brief letter to the editor of his local paper, Illinois State YAL chapter president Kyle Kidwell makes a compelling case for his campus group: Within one year of existence, the Illinois State University chapter of Young Americans for Liberty has flourished into the most influential political organization on campus. Our local chapter’s mission …

  • US Congressman on the Constitutionality of the Health Care Bill

    Here is Rep. Hare from Illinois’ 17th district and his opinions on  the constitutionality of the health care bill.  The arrogance of this man is astounding. Astounding.

  • $6,000,000 for “Green Jobs”

    Illinois, the president’s home state, is to get $6,000,000 in stimulus money just for “green jobs.”  Maybe I’m a little too cynical, but it sounds to me like this would be a nice present to old friends from a president whose popularity is waning.  U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin on Wednesday announced the stimulus money will …

  • Rahm Emanuel…A Sticky Subject

    Caught up in the recent “Sell the Senate Seat” corruption scandal of Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich, President Elect Barack Obama’s Chief of Staff and right hand man Rahm Emanuel, is once again facing media criticism and pressure for answers; but this time, over something else ‘new’ that has recently come to light. As WorldNetDaily reports, …