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For 81 years, Democrats have been pitching the same old ideas.

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    The illinois opportunity project seeks to promote the social good and common welfare by educating the public about public policy that is driven by the principles of liberty and free enterprise and to advocate for the advancement of such policy.


    IOP Statement on the Most Unbalanced Budget in State History

    Rather than finding ways to improve services, they want you to bail out Chicago. Rather than reforming government they are taking more money from you to fund museums, lagoons, and tourism. We need new leadership in Springfield. Families in Illinois have been hurt in a way they haven’t been hurt before.

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    Are You Getting The Picture?

    The photo did not capture an “off-moment.” The photo captured the quintessential Illinois Democrat: uninterested, uninformed and out-of-touch. They don’t have to pay attention to debate in order to inform their vote. All they have to do is vote the way party bosses tell them to vote. For this, they will be guaranteed generous campaign funding from public sector unions, trial lawyers, and Speaker Madigan and his cronies.

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    Why Moms Do What They Do

    In honor of Mother’s Day, we decided to go straight to the source. The Illinois Opportunity Project asked some of the mothers we work with to send us a video testimonial telling us in their own words “why they do what they do.”

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