Core Documents aka Why It Matters
Voter Registration/Mail-In Ballots
Voter Registration Info
Illinois Online Voter Registration Application
featuring step-by-step registration, the ability to lookup and verify your current
voter registration status, and to find your polling place based upon zipcode
including registration, mail-in voting applications, and links to each state's
polling place locator (Vote.org is a non-profit organization that is not
affiliated with any political party)
Illinois Absentee/Mail-In Voting Application
information about each jurisdiction which includes a link to their website. Find yours
and once you tap/click on that jurisdiction's website, you should see links for
voting including absentee/mail-in voting.
Chicago Voting Information
early voting, and voting on election day
Organizations, Parties, and Such
Recommended Sites for Further Candidate Research
Commentary and Miscellany
- The economic impact of our
Cost of War on Terror.
- Axis of Logic.
Finding Clarity in the 21st Century Mediaplex.
- Defending Rights & Dissent.
(formerly The Bill of Rights Defense Committee) — Visit this site before you give up your Constitutional rights in the spirit of
- Campaign for America's Future
seeks to enrich the national debate on
controversial public issues.
Freedom is Why We're Here.
- ACLU of Illinois
American Civil Liberties Union of Illinois.
- The Ashbrook Center
"is an academic forum for the study,
research and discussion of the principles and practices of American
constitutional government and politics. The Ashbrook Center's programs
are directed to the scholarly defense of individual liberty, limited
constitutional government and civic morality, which together
constitute our democratic way of life."
- This is Free Republic
– a conservative news discussion group. For your