ONE day to higher gas prices!

by:  Diane Benjamin Bloomington’s gas tax goes into effect tomorrow – Four cents more per gallon! Bloomington thinks you should blindly pay any taxes they want you to.  The good news is Normal has NOT passed a Motor Fuel tax! Mayor Koos will try to sneak it in when they think you won’t notice, so […]

#DumpDurbin – more reasons

by:  Diane Benjamin If you firmly believe government has to run every part of your life – vote Durbin!  The rest of us see Durbin’s empire crumbling around him – the peons just won’t comply! His latest target is Walgreens.  He has declared Walgreens unpatriotic for considering leaving America for Switzerland.  You can see his […]

Lawsuit: Benjamin vrs City of Bloomington

by:  Diane Benjamin Transparency in Bloomington means City Hall decides what they want you to see, then they celebrate posting documents they claim you want to see. Mayor Renner has an agenda from which he plans to take no detours.  He doesn’t care what you think and he doesn’t like being challenged.  Many of the […]

Still afraid of Rauner? Read this!

This article is written by economist Steven Moore.  Moore is a co-author of a book called Rich States, Poor States which compares what works and what doesn’t in all 50 states.  It was written years ago, but Illinois was still at the bottom even back then.  If you have any reservations about voting for Rauner, […]