‘Marriage Equality’ Isn’t the Only Goal

In their efforts to redefine marriage, most homosexual activists become apoplectic at the suggestion that there is more to their efforts than just their  purported goal of achieving “marriage equality.” They dismiss the comments of homosexuals like lesbian journalist Masha Gessen who states that the institution of marriage “should not exist,” and that homosexual activists are “lying about what […]

Counterfiet Marriage Legislation Passes in Illinois Senate

How did they vote? Thirty-four state senators in the Illinois Senate cave in to pressure from the homosexual lobby. Despite an outpouring of calls, emails and faxes against redefining marriage and family, lawmakers in the Illinois Senate passed SB 10 on Wednesday afternoon by a vote of 34 to 21 with 2 voting present. Five pro-family lawmakers, Senators Tim […]

IFI Update: You Did It – The New Gambling Bill Fails

The “new” gambling bill, which wasn’t that much different from the one passed by the Illinois General Assembly in May, failed in the Illinois House this evening by a vote of 58 to 53 with 3 voting present. This bill received fewer “yes” votes than did the original version which garnered 65 votes. The champion […]

IFI E-Alert: Gambling Expansion — Again

Adding to the 10 casinos we currently have in Illinois, residents of this state face the prospect of having 15 casinos in the near future, making Illinois a top contender for the most anti-family and predatory gambling state in the nation. Supporters of the bill say this gambling expansion will bring in jobs, but at […]

Don’t interfere with religious adoption, foster care agencies

Illinois Gov. Patrick Quinn and Attorney General Lisa Madigan apparently have no problem shutting down religious adoption and foster care agencies in Illinois in order to advance a radical political agenda. With the recent enactment of the “Illinois Religious Freedom Protection and Civil Union Act,” Quinn and Madigan are using the heavy hand of government […]