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Besler To Resume Role At Illinois Opportunity Project, Illinois Liberty PAC

After Securing the Governor’s Political Team, Matthew Besler Returns to Illinois Opportunity Project; IOP to Support State Republican Party “Where Interests Intersect”

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Statement: Besler Accepts Position of Chief Strategic Advisor, Citizens for Rauner, Inc.

We congratulate IOP President Matt Besler on his new position as Chief Strategic Advisor, Illinois GOP Operations. His strong leadership and strategic vision have been critical to the expansion of the liberty movement in Illinois.  

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Statement: Governor Announces IL Policy Executive As New Chief Of Staff

The Illinois Opportunity Project is greatly encouraged by Governor Rauner’s choice of Kristina Rasmussen as his Chief of Staff. With her at the helm, we are confident the Governor is returning to the revolutionist instinct that won him the governorship in 2014 and brought hope to the people of Illinois.

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IOP Statement on House Override Vote

We remain staunchly opposed to any measures that require more from Illinois families, yet ask nothing more of state government or state legislators. And we are more committed than ever to empowering citizens to hold state legislators accountable for their actions.

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Don’t Let Them Get Away With It

Democrat state legislators will return to their districts and talk about fighting for a responsible budget without acknowledging the pain their policies have brought. Be aware that this is the two-step they play on their constituents. Illinois Democrats hope the people they serve are not sophisticated enough to connect the dots between what they say in the district and what they do in Springfield. They hope another tax hike with the promise of reforms sometime in the abstract future will be good enough

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Tax Hike Bill Illustrates Who Democrats Serve

Senate Bill 9 very clearly illustrates their allegiance to protecting the machine, rather than the people they serve.

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