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Oil Lamp Theater
"The People's Republic of Edward Snowden
Sunday, 4/2, 3:00 pm
Wednesday, 4/19, 11:30 - 1:00 PM
Hackneys on Lake
LWVGlenview/Glencoe Annual Meeting
LWV Illinois Convention
Friday, 6/9 - Sunday, 6/11
Des Plaines, IL
Book: Hillbilly Elegy by JD Vance
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"ur democracy...needs you. Not just when there's an election, not just when your own narrow interest is at stake, but over the full span of a lifetime.”
LWVGlenview/Glencoe member Margaret Sents traveled to Springfield with People for a Safer Society* to talk to Illinois Senators about SB0050: a bill to make gun silencers legal in Illinois.
Margaret talked with seven Democratic Senators and with Republican Senator William R. Haine, the sponsor of the bill, who cited an opinion piece in the Tribune as evidence that silencers would pose little risk to the public.
In fact, the new ShotSpotter technology used by the Chicago Police Dept. will be useless if silencers are available.
Margaret urges you to call your State Senator and request a NO vote on SB0050.
* People for a Safer Society is a grass roots organization working to reduce gun violence.
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