Who Are We?Action Now Illinois is a grassroots community organization of working families fighting for change in our communities!
Monthly Archives: June 2012
The Supreme Court of the United States is preparing to issue its decision on the constitutionality of President Obama’s health care law this week.
Rock Island Illinois voter and resident Rueben Aguilar, doesn’t think much of Mitt Romney’s bus tour today in Davenport, Iowa. “I actually wanted to hear what he had to say but because I had a sign that read ‘Don’t Ship … Continue reading
Republican candidate Rodney Davis ignores concerned citizen and Springfield, Illinois mother of three children as he enters a private fundraiser held at a local restaurant. See video link below of Davis dissing a registered voter. http://www.facebook.com/ActionNowIllinois
WASHINGTON (WWJ) – It would mean a bit more money in the pockets of working Americans. A number of Congressmen from several states, including Michigan, are hoping to raise the current federal minimum wage to $10. U.S. Representative John Conyers (D-Mich.) joined Jesse Jackson … Continue reading
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/06/06/us-column-dcjohnston-top-idUSBRE85500720120606 7:20am EDT By David Cay Johnston (Reuters) – Six American families paid no federal income taxes in 2009 while making something on the order of $200 million each. This is one of many stunning revelations in new IRS data … Continue reading