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Why Right to Work Zones Are Bad for Small Business

Date: 
01/21/2016

WHY RIGHT TO WORK ZONES ARE BAD FOR SMALL BUSINESSES 
By David Borris – Owner Hel’s Kitchen Catering

Small businesses are the driving engine of our economy. We produce more than half of all the jobs and economic output of the U.S. Small business has created two out of every three net new jobs in this country since 1995.

Annual Report 2015

Date: 
12/18/2015

 NEW! We are proud to release our Annual Report summarizing our events priorities and victories from 2015. 

2016 Endorsement session proxy form

Date: 
12/16/2015

Please use this form if you cannot attend our 2016 Primary Endorsement Session. 

Please return the completed form by email to: julie@citizenaction-il.org or by fax to: 312-379-0313.

Thank you.

 

Sign our petition today!

Date: 
10/18/2015

Please take a moment to sign our petition, add your name to a growing list of Illinoisans who believe that the Governor needs to work in the truly cooperative manner he promised when he took office:

It's Time to Move On, Governor

Lifting Up Working Families, Labor Day 2015

Date: 
09/08/2015
Photo of Chicago factory from 1940 Schwinn catalog

LIFTING UP WORKING FAMILIES – LABOR DAY 2015

By William McNary Co-Director Citizen Action/Illinois

Let me tell you the story of an African-American man who left Tennessee to come to Chicago in the 1950s where he met and married a woman who had come to Chicago from Alabama.  They gave birth to five children.  One child died when he was two days old.