School choice is an unequivocal opportunity for legislators to become heroes to the children and families of Illinois. The 2016 campaign mailers will write themselves.
The following are descriptions of the top ten bills Illinois Opportunity Project will be tracking during 2014 Veto Session (11/19/2014 – 11/21/2014)
However, when the special interests, who are used to having the governor’s ear to bend or a legislator’s arm to twist, make their demands, those in office need to be able to point to scores of voters advocating for free market policies. They need strength to push back against lobbyists and powerful General Assembly leaders. Most importantly, they need to know that if they fail to keep their campaign promises, they jeopardize their seats in the General Assembly. This is the work of movements. This is our work.