Posted by CYR Editor on October 18, 2014 - 10:50 am
ALL 51 EARLY VOTING SITES WILL BE OPEN OCT. 20 – NOV. 1:
MONDAY THRU SATURDAY - 9 AM - 5 PM (CLOSED SUNDAYS)
Five regional sites will be open every day, from Oct. 20 through Nov. 2 with Sunday hours and evening hours during the final week of Early Voting. Only at these five sites, listed below, hours will be:
OCT. 20-25 – 9 AM - 5 PM
SUN., OCT. 26: 10 AM - 4 PM
OCT. 27-31 – 9 AM – 7 PM
SUN., NOV. 2: 10 AM – 4 PM
Voters registered in the City of Chicago may use any Early Voting site in the city, regardless of where the voters live.
Ballots cast in Early Voting are final. After casting ballots in Early Voting, voters may not return to amend, change or undo a ballot for any reason. It is a felony to vote more than once -- or to attempt to vote more than once -- in the same election.
Voters don't need a reason or excuse to use Early Voting.
ID is not required; however, we advise each voter to have ID in the event there is a question about the registration. All Early Voting sites will serve as “grace period registration” sites where voters may register for the first time or update the name or address on their existing registrations. Learn more about Grace Period registration.
Posted by CYR Editor on September 21, 2014 - 9:34 pm
Are you a Republican woman interested in an elected or appointed governmental/political position? Would you be interested in a great program that thoroughly prepares Illinois women to hold public service positions and springboards them into the public service realm? The Illinois Lincoln Excellence in Public Service Series is an organization dedicated to training Republican women for elected or appointed position at the federal, state, and local levels and is accepting applications for the Class of 2015. Application Deadline is November 18.
Posted by CYR Editor on October 18, 2014 - 11:04 am
Friday, October 24
3pm Registration Opens
7pm Opening Dinner
The Hononorable Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana
Sean Hannity, Nationally-Syndicated Radio & Television Host
Saturday, October 25
8am Breakfast and General Session
Edward Klein, author of Blood Feud: The Clintons vs. the Obamas
9am — 12pm Breakout Sessions
You will have the opportunity to attend a number of various break-out sessions, covering a wide variety of topics. The sessions will be organized into three tracks — policy, activism, and economics.
In the policy track, you will learn the nuances of the most important issues facing the country and the state, including Obamacare, taxes, and government transparency. Presented by the Illinois Policy Institute.
On the activism track, you will be taught techniques for using social media to get your message out, how to win at the local level, and how to talk about freedom. Presented by Amerians for Prosperity.
The economic track will educate you on the impact of the mid-term elections on the markets, what the end of quantiative easing will mean, and how to achieve personal economic freedom in retirement.
Dana Loesch, author of Hands Off My Guns:Defeating the Plot to Disarm America
12:30pm Townhall Media Rumble
When some of the most prominent names in conservative media get together in the same room, on the same stage, there will hardly be enough room to contain all of the opinions. For an hour, we’ll unleash the punditry of Guy Benson (Townhall.com), Katie Pavlich (Townhall.com), Ed Morrissey (HotAir.com), and Noah Rothman (HotAir.com), as they tackle everything from the never-ending Obama scandals, to the myriad of foreign policy crises, to handicapping the 2016 campaign. This roundtable experience will also be interactive, as our panelists will take questions from the audience. It’s an unfiltered and uncensored conversation certain to inform and entertain.
Posted by CYR Editor on August 16, 2014 - 10:21 am
Only TWO MONTHS away from Election Day! What can young Republicans do to help bring back Illinois?
Join us for our monthly business meeting as the Chicago Young Republicans host Congress' youngest Republican: Illinois' own Rep. Aaron Schock.
Wednesday, September 3
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Seasons 52 55 E Grand Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60611
Our business meetings are FREE to attend for all members and $10 for non-members. Please feel free to bring your spouses, friends, relatives, and co-workers! Our board members will be more than happy to introduce you around.
It's NOT all knocking on doors & phone banking! Are you a rockstar marketer, event planner, IT, PR or sales professional? WE WANT YOU! Put your talents to work for the CYRs.
You follow us on Twitter and Facebook. You get our weekly newsletter (and sometimes even read it!). Maybe you have even come to a few events. Are you ready to take this relationship to the next level? If you are ready to get more involved with the CYRs, come to our OPEN HOUSE.
We have plenty of opportunities for you to get involved, including but not limited to:
Learn what we do behind the scenes and what YOU can do to continue making the Chicago Young Republicans the best YR club in the nation. Light appetizers will be provided and a cash bar.
Thursday, March 27
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Harry Caray's Italian Steakhouse
33 W Kinzie St.
Chicago, IL 60654