May 2020

ILLINOIS (ECWd) - The new Emergency Rule is below, dated May 18, 2020. This is the Rule everyone has been talking about the past couple of days. [pdf-embedder url="https://edgarcountywatchdogs.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Emergency-Rule.pdf" title="Emergency Rule"] . .Our work is funded entirely thru donations and we ask that you consider donating at the below link....

ILLINOIS (ECWd) - After Oregon Governor Kate Brown's Executive Order(s) on COVID-19 restrictions went past 28 days, the Governor must receive 3/5th majority of the Legislature to continue with those restrictions. For those reasons, an Oregon Judge declared their Governor's orders null and void. Governor Brown...

Illinois (ECWd) - The Motion for Summary Judgement against Governor Pritzker was filed today in Clay County.  An additional brief is also being filed and we will update with a seperate article once we obtain a copy. While there are many legal positions outlined in the filing,...

Illinois (ECWd) - Illinois Governor JB Pritzker has been issuing executive orders for the last two months, and as people began to understand their rights and push back he took to threats and intimidation in hopes people would comply with his inappropriate and apparent illegal executive...

Illinois (ECWd) - On behalf of the Edgar County Watchdogs Inc., we submitted our written submission to the Office of the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules (JCAR). We are providing a copy of our letter in hopes it will assist others in drafting their letter to JCAR...

Illinois (ECWd) - The JOINT COMMITTEE ON ADMINISTRATIVE RULES has the power to stop the Administrative Rule being proposed which would make criminals out of our state business owners.  We covered this proposed new rule in this article.. According to the JCAR agenda: "If members of the...

Illinois (ECWd) - It appears the Governor is realizing his Executive Orders are not laws and they violate people's Constitutional rights. What is the norm in Illinois when elected officials get exposed for violating the law?  Change the law. In this case, change the rules and make criminals...