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IOP Co-Founder, Pat Hughes discusses Fair Share Fees on WTTW's Chicago Tonight.

Dan Proft discusses cuts to social services on WTTW's Chicago Tonight.

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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.

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    IOP Invests $500,000 in State Representative Race

    IOP decided that a substantial financial commitment of $500,000 is warranted to support State Rep. Ken Dunkin against the onslaught he is facing from House Speaker Mike Madigan and his public sector union allies in the March primary election. Rep. Dunkin has consistently shown independent thinking and provided support in policy areas of critical importance.

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    Proft and Hughes Discuss Presidential Politics on Fox Business

    On January 29, Illinois Opportunity Project Co-Founders Dan Proft and Pat Hughes joined Fox Business at 560-AM Studios to discuss the last Republican Presidential Debate before primary voting begins.

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    Mission Impossible?

    Dan Proft discussed President Obama’s upcoming visit to Springfield on CBS Chicago

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