League of Women Voters http://tspr.org en No Shortage of Critics for Illinois Constitutional Amendment http://tspr.org/post/no-shortage-critics-illinois-constitutional-amendment <p>Illinois legislators overwhelmingly backed a constitutional amendment, saying it will prevent the state's massive pension deficit from growing by making it more difficult for lawmakers to increase public employees’ pensions.</p><p>But critics are coming at it from all sides.</p> Tue, 23 Oct 2012 20:44:30 +0000 Rich Egger 23375 at http://tspr.org No Shortage of Critics for Illinois Constitutional Amendment Voter Registration Push Underway http://tspr.org/post/voter-registration-push-underway <p>The League of Women Voters of McDonough County is trying to make it as easy as possible to register to vote in time for the November election. The effort ties into a national registration drive scheduled for Tuesday, September 25.<br><br>The LoWV will register voters September 20 at Eisenhower Towers in Macomb, September 25 at Macomb High School and Prairieview Homes, September 26 at the Western Illinois University Union, and September 27 at Bushnell-Prairie City High School.<br> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 00:11:26 +0000 Rich Egger 21771 at http://tspr.org Voter Registration Push Underway