CLEAR, FACTUAL INFORMATION ABOUT ILLINOIS GOVERNMENT & POLICIES AND WHY IT MATTERS TO YOU
We’ve done the hard work and taken the time to collect everything you need to know to about some of the core issues that are affecting us today. Learn about issues that matter most to you so you can make informed decisions, and then find real opportunities and ways to get involved.
LEARN – SHARE – GET INVOLVED – MAKE A DIFFERENCE
We’ve done the hard work, and taken the time to collect everything you need to know to about the core issues that are affecting us today. Learn about issues that matter most to you so you can make informed decisions; then find real opportunities and ways to get involved.
The Illinois General Assembly redraws districts boundaries every ten years to give themselves an unfair advantage, subsequently cancelling out thousands of votes (maybe even yours).
MONEY IN POLITICS
Illinois political campaigns have long been financed through a system some consider legalized bribery. Representatives are essentially working for lobbyists and donors: not you.
CENSUS COUNT ACCURACY
Illinois legislators have the ability to invest in processes & technology resulting in effective, accurate counts. Census counts help determine state budgets & how communities receive fair funding.
GERRYMANDERING – WHAT’S IT ALL ABOUT?
Watch a quick presentation about gerrymandering to learn how it affects us all, and what it means for your voting rights.
COMING TO A LOCATION NEAR YOU
Join us on a Purple Bench near you. We’ll be traveling all over Illinois to talk to citizens like you! Take a seat, engage and learn, then get involved to make a big difference for your community.