Lawsuit Filed Against Democrats’ Illinois Election Law Change

Earlier this month, Illinois Democrats rushed a bill through the General Assembly to change election rules mid-cycle. This bill was introduced, passed through both chambers, and signed into law in under 48 hours, leaving no time for public review. Republicans are now suing to have the law found unconstitutional.

This change to Illinois election law denies voters a choice at the ballot – Chicago Sun-Times (

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