Join the Competitive Enterprise Institute and the The Heartland Institute at the Union League Club of Chicago for a reception, short film, and panel discussion. The event will include the first Chicago screening of CEI’s new seven-minute film, “I, Pencil”; a panel with CEI president Lawson Bader and CEI Founder & Chairman, Fred Smith on Markets, and the Forces that Guide Them, with opening remarks by Jonathan Hoenig of Capitalist Pig; as well as an opportunity to meet CEI and Heartland Institute staff members and learn more about each organization’s programs.
Posted by CYR Editor on November 25, 2012 - 2:01 pm
Chicago has been chosen as the host city for the 2015 Young Republican National Convention!
Congrats to the site selection team, which includes John Head, Kristin McCarter, and Mike LaPidus. They were supported in Omaha by Illinois Federation of Young Republicans Chairman Dennis Cook and Chicago Young Republicans President Angel Garcia.
Posted by CYR Editor on February 9, 2013 - 1:05 pm
When Gov. Pat Quinn delivered his annual State of the State speech Feb. 6, many lawmakers were hoping for detailed plans on how the Governor would fix Illinois’ broken pension system and get the state’s economy back on track. However, despite an upbeat message from the Governor, Senator Dillard said the reality is Pat Quinn’s failed leadership and ineffective policies have contributed to the state’s ongoing fiscal challenges.
Posted by CYR Editor on February 2, 2013 - 2:12 pm
6th Annual Northwest Suburban Republican Lincoln Day Dinner
March 4, 2013
Keynote speaker United States Senator Rand Paul!
This year's Dinner is themed "Never, Ever Give Up!" and will honor our own United States SenatorMark Kirk and his triumphant return to the Senate. WLS-AM Radio Host Dan Proft will serve as the Master of Ceremonies.
The Dinner is hosted by the Republican township organizations of Schaumburg, Barrington, Hanover, Northfield, Palatine, and Wheeling and will be held at the Cotillion Banquets, 360 Creekside Dr., in Palatine on Monday, March 4, 2013. The Reception is at 6:00 p.m., and the dinner and program will begin at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $100. Seating is limited, so purchase your Dinner ticket online today by clicking here!
Posted by CYR Editor on January 27, 2013 - 10:46 pm
National School Choice Week provides an unprecedented opportunity, every January, to shine a spotlight on the need for effective education options for all children. Planned by a diverse and nonpartisan coalition of individuals and organizations, National School Choice Week features special events and activities that highlight support for school choice programs and proposals.
With the re-election of President Obama, the path ahead during the next four years has begun to take shape. With all of the challenges facing our nation - mounting debt, increased spending, Obamacare, ongoing terrorist threats - what direction will President Obama take?
As citizens, how will our lives be affected by the decisions made in Washington in the next four years?
These are the questions that will be answered at "Obama 2.0: The Road Ahead".
AM 560's Steve Cochran along with Michael Medved and former Rep. Joe Walsh, will tackle these critical questions. They will attempt to bring clarity out of the confusion and provide answers to some of the many lingering questions about what the second term of Barack Obama will bring. Don't be caught off-guard by what happens next. Be prepared to react and respond to whatever the future holds. i
Posted by CYR Editor on January 11, 2013 - 10:58 am
The Texas Young Republican Federation (TYRF) is excited to welcome the 2013 YRNF Spring Board meeting and all Young Republican friends to vibrant and multi-cultural San Antonio. Join in for the last board meeting before our summer convention as YRs gather to catch up with old friends and strategize for the future.
The Spring Board meeting is April 26-28, so register today. Current registration price is $105 for active YRs, but it won't be for long. Register now!
TYRF Chairman Mark Brown and Event Co-Chairs, Michael Holdeman and Elizabeth Miller, booked the charming Sheraton Gunter Hotel, just one block from the famous Riverwalk. The current room block, set at $135 per night, is expected to sell out quickly so book your room today. Rooms include free wi-fi and a hot breakfast each day. Register here.
Any questions? Contact Texas National Committeewoman and Event Co-Chair Elizabeth Miller.