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Chicago Tax Day Tea Party -

April 17, 2015   ·   4 Comments

20150415_195324 (WinCE)

Chicago, IL. (ECWd) – The Edgar County Watchdogs were asked to speak at the Chicago Tax Day Tea Party on April 15, 2015 and had ...

Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) – Press Release -

For Immediate Release For More  Information Contact   Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton)    jeanneives@yahoo.com Eight agents fired including two supervisors in aftermath of Secret Service agents partying in Argentina ...

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Coles County – Illegal Gun Sales by former Sheriff – Protecting their own?

Coles County (ECWd) – When a law enforcement entity breaks the law, who can the people turn to for accountability?  As referenced in this article, ...

Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) issues Press Release re: College of DuPage

For Immediate Release For More Information or to Book Rep. Ives Kathleen Murphy Director of Communication, Illinois Opportunity Project 630-329-4680 kmurphy@illinoisopp.org Ives Statement on On-Going ...

SIU-BOT (WinCE)

Gov. Rauner’s appointment to SIU Board Violates SIU Charter and Ethics Rules…

Springfield, IL. (ECWd) – Gov. Bruce Rauner re-appointed Joel Sambursky, and appointed U.S. district court judge John Gilbert and Attorney Amy Sholar to the Board ...

Open Meetings Act bill passes House

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – This is one of the Bills submitted to amend the Open Meetings Act. Rep Kay introduced a Bill last week (here) ...

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Watchdogs provide testimony in Legislative Committee Hearing -

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – March 4, 2015 Kirk Allen and I made the trip to Springfield this morning to testify at a Legislative “Judiciary-Civil” Committee ...

Sexual Harassment of Librarians – Librarian Protection Bill proposed -

Sexual harassment is wrong as is working in a hostile work environment. Librarians, library employees and patrons are forced to endure that when libraries allow ...

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College of DuPage: Reps. Jeanne Ives, Sandack, Breen, and others Unveil Proposed Legislation -

Chicago, IL. (ECWd) – More blow-back from the Breuder severance package vote. During a press conference in Chicago on February 2, 2015, State Representatives talked ...

RepPeterBreen (WinCE)

Breen to Introduce “Breuder Rule” to End Golden Parachutes at Community Colleges -

PRESS RELEASE:  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE . At an Illinois House Republican press conference this morning, Rep. Peter Breen (R-Lombard) announced legislation to create the “Breuder ...

Sandra Pihos

Rep Sandra Pihos missing on Special Session Vote -

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – HB4576 Passes Illinois House and Senate (here) and is waiting Gov signature. Full text (here). This bill changes the way appointments ...

Moweaqua-Bowl (WinCE)

Rauner, Sanguinetti, and Munger in Moweaqua today…

Moweaqua, IL. (ECWd) – We decided to visit Moweaqua, Illinois today to catch up with the Rauner team as they traveled throughout Illinois prior to ...

State Representative Sandra Pihos

Watchdogs in Springfield – Sandra Pihos Missing…

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – We made a trip to Springfield this morning to visit the Illinois State Capitol and to say “Thank You for a ...

IL-Leaks

Rose and Righter vote for Access to Public Records -

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – In the HB 3796 veto override vote that sought to further limit access to public records, Senators Chapin Rose and Dale ...

Cullen L. Cullen

Cullen L. Cullen hiding public records, violating the law –

VENICE, IL. (ECWd) – I requested copies of Cullen Cullen’s calendar for this year so I could see how many days he worked at the ...

Cullen L. Cullen

Cullen L. Cullen taken to task on lavish spending patterns…

VENICE SCHOOL DISTRICT (ECWd) – Cullen L. Cullen, seeking a seat in the Illinois House, was taken to task by his local news on lavish ...

Cullen L. Cullen

Cullen L. Cullen – Another Constitutional Violation –

VENICE, IL. (ECWd) – When reading through the Venice School District’s Financial Oversight Panel meeting minutes, I came across this gem of an illegal expenditure ...

Cullen L. Cullen

Cullen’s livin’ large in Venice!

Madison Co. – (ECWd) – In the last 4 years we have probably looked at every type of public body there is. During that time ...

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Gov Quinn refuses Legislative Audit Commission request for E-mails –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – Legislative Audit Commission Representative David Reis and   Computer Forensic Expert Andrew Garrett   were  refused access to CMS and Emails ...

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Gov. Pat Quinn first to face felony concealment charge?

SPRINGFIELD, IL- (ECWd) Governor Quinn may be the first to face criminal charges stemming from a bill he signed a week ago, provided the Sangamon ...

Gov. Quinn & Lisa Madigan – Nothing Spectacular?

Springfield, IL (ECWd) – As reported in the Chicago Sun Times, Jaclin Davis, spouse of state Rep. Will Davis, D-Homewood, represented 11 percent of the ...

Representative Kay wants answers – Pat Quinn administration in trouble?

Springfield, IL (ECWd) – For months a dedicated team has been assisting Representative Kay and we are excited to finally see a political figure demanding ...

Kay Press Release Article

State Representative Kay exposes truth about Health & Family Services!

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – Yet again our work is leading the charge of exposing corruption and mismanagement with public tax dollars.  Almost a year ago ...

US Supreme Court Cell Phone ruling

Finally – Constitutional Rights Restored!

US Supreme Court (ECWd) – In a unanimous ruling our 4th Amendment Rights have been upheld! The Court ruled that the police need warrants to ...

BGA urges Gov. Pat Quinn to Veto Bad FOIA Bill –

CHICAGO, IL. (ECWd) – From the Better Government Association’s Action Center: The Better Government Association is asking Gov. Pat Quinn to protect the people’s right ...

911 Bill Article

State Money Grab – It will never end!

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – The circus is in town this week and by all indications the big tent events are more of the same – ...

Rose-Righter (WinCE)

Chapin Rose and Dale Righter Tell Citizens to Bend Over for HB-3796…

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – House Bill 3796 was an amendment to the Freedom Of Information Act, which makes a whole new category of FOIA requestors. ...

Records Destruction Article part 2

Sheriff Darrel Cox – Records Destruction Update!

ECWd’s – Coles County Sheriff   You may recall previous facts shared on Darrel Cox and his habit of requesting record destruction authorizations. (Click here ...

Lawbreaker article

Sheriff Cox Violated Court Orders!

ECWd’s – Coles County  “No one can seem to come up with the right answer” - WTHI News anchor March 17th, 2013 We came up ...

HB4860 Amending Disposition of Seized Firearms Passes House Today –

SPRINGFIELD, IL. (ECWd) – At approximately 4;55 p.m. today, House Bill 4860 passed the Illinois House of Representatives with an 88 yes, 6 no vote. ...

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