Restoring respect for individual voters and traditional American values.
The Constitution anticipated that informed voters would defend their liberty and maintain a limited federal government. It's time to do it.
Illinois now allows same-day voter registration at the polls on election day.
Online voter registration for the 2014 general election ended October 7.
For future reference, here is the link for online registration. Register online to vote
A Republican voter in Schaumburg checked how his ballot was registered.
He had voted straight Republican, but the voting machine registered it as straight Democrat.
They ran it again, with the same result. The election judge claimed it might be a "calibration error".
There were similar allegations in 2010 when these machines were used in Nevada to elect Harry Reid.
These machines should not be approved for use in federal elections, but are still used in Cook…Continue
Posted by Bruce Donnelly on October 23, 2014 at 10:17am
Posted by Bruce Donnelly on September 20, 2014 at 12:21pm
Bruce Donnelly and the Barrington Tea Party,
My name is Derek Murphy and I am the field office manager in the Barrington Area for Bruce Rauner's campaign for Governor. I am looking to reach out to the Tea Party group looking for precinct walkers and phone bankers in the area. I have an office at STRO in Roselle IL but we will have a place for all Barrington area persons wanting to stay close. Please get in touch with me at 630 901 6126 or at…Continue
Posted by Derek Murphy on July 10, 2014 at 3:57pm
Many Barrington area conservatives knew Jack Roeser, or knew of him, as a tireless champion of limited government and the reform of the Republican Party to fight for conservative principles and values.
He will be missed. It is a shame that he did not live to see the struggle of many decades won.
His obituary is repeated here for reference by those who may have missed the news and funeral (June 17).
Congratulations to Dave Brat for his trouncing of Eric Cantor in the primary this week. Voters in Richmond reasserted that the people will not be ignored or ruled by Washington elites.
As Dave Brat said, "Money doesn't vote. You do."
Cantor had over $5 million. Brat spent about $100,000.
Unfortunately, GOP leaders like Mitch McConnell still are not heeding the message. He won his primary recently by dramatically outspending his challenger, who was a first time…Continue
A controversial bill may pass in the General Assembly in November unless voters protest vehemently in Springfield with every House and Senate member they can reach.Our local representatives, Sen. Dan Duffy and Rep. David McSweeney, firmly oppose…Continue
Started by Bruce Donnelly. Last reply by Bruce Donnelly Oct 18.
The 2014 election is now less than 6 months away.This should be as important an election as 2010.We can finally vote Governor Pat Quinn and Senator Dick Durbin out of office.We can also make progress at changing the General Assembly so that Bruce…Continue
Started by Bruce Donnelly. Last reply by Bruce Donnelly May 6.
This forum will share recent links to inform parents about problems with the Common Core education standards. If you find useful links to share with others, add them as comments. There have also been prior blog posts on this subject. Use the…Continue
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Started by Bruce Donnelly. Last reply by Bruce Donnelly Nov 26, 2013.
Last night, Obama and John Kerry announced what they called a "historic deal" with Iran, which Israel has already branded instead as a "historic mistake" today.I certainly think Israel's judgment is far more trustworthy these days than Obama's.I…Continue
Started by Bruce Donnelly Nov 24, 2013.
This is an interesting article in the Washington Post.…Continue
Started by Bruce Donnelly. Last reply by Bruce Donnelly Nov 7, 2013.
Be sure to remind all of your friends and neighbors to register in time for the next election, and take advantage of the opportunity to sign up for voting by mail. Elections have consequences. We need to improve voter turnout in Barrington.
Here is a link where you can confirm your voter registration and new districts and voting precinct.…Continue
The producers of the movie Atlas Shrugged - Part 1 have started taking DVD orders for delivery in November 2011.
They have also announced that Atlas Shrugged - Part 2 will be released in fall 2012.Continue
How are Republican presidential candidate preferences changing locally?
A survey of Barrington Tea Party members was taken right after the May 5 debate in South Carolina on Fox News, and again after the June 13 debate on CNN.
This has now been updated through a similar survey after the August 11 debate in Ames,…Continue
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