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A new law in Indiana illegally removes people from voter registration rolls, the Indiana NAACP and the League of Women Voters of Indiana said in a lawsuit filed today against Secretary of State Connie Lawson.

Lawsuit: Indiana’s Method of Purging Voters Violates Federal Law | Brennan Center for Justice A new law in Indiana violates the National Voter Registration Act, established to protect voters from being removed from registration rolls improperly. More info @ http://ift.tt/2irX0z6 Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area Рhttp://ift.tt/2dKZy4V August 23, 2017 at 04:28PM

Good work by our elected officials :-)

Anna Yesterday the Governor signed a good-government bill that I sponsored, HB3122, which eliminates publicly-funded pensions for part-time elected or appointed officials who serve on a local government governing board. Appointed or elected officials who work less than 1,000 hours a year shouldn’t be eligible for a life-time pension on the taxpayers dime. Thank you…

Congratulations Anna Moeller :-)

Anna I was pleased to receive a 100% Environmental Champion rating on the 2017 Environmental Scorecard from the Illinois Environmental Council. Read more about my award here. http://ift.tt/1qGTPuP. Thank you to the Illinois Environmental Council for this recognition and the work that they do in our state to protect the environment! More info @ http://ift.tt/2wCa62a…

Elgin City of Peace Elgin Community College Humanities International Film Series Written by James Baldwin SEPTEMBER 1 FILM: I Am Not Your Negro (2017) directed by Raoul Peck Spartan Auditorium Building G, Room G100 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. SEPTEMBER 8 FILM: I Am Not Your Negro (2017) directed by Raoul Peck Spartan Auditorium Building…

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Jewish French spy in Nazi Germany, now 97, to speak in Elgin Marthe Cohn, 97, will speak Aug. 22 at the Centre of Elgin at an event organized by Chabad Jewish Center of Elgin. Her book is titled “Behind Enemy Lines.” More info @ http://ift.tt/2vOA0ib Automated post from LWV of the Elgin Area – http://ift.tt/2dKZy4V…