The Role Of Citizenship In The United States
Today I am asking you—no, I am imploring you—to participate in the political process in a specific way. First, a little background.
By law, an Illinois budget for the fiscal year 2016 should have been passed no later than July 1, 2015; however, we are now in February and still have no 2016 budget. This ongoing crisis was caused by ideological and political disputes between our Republican Governor and our Democratic-controlled General Assembly.
The result has