John Burch

Former state Rep. Christian Mitchell cares about the Confederate flag upsetting black people in Illinois? When he voted on Rep. Brandon Phelps' concealed carry bill in 2013, Mitchell didn't make a peep about the Duty to Inform that Phelps' pet rat NRA lobbyist Donald Todd Vandermyde place…

State Rep. Tony McCombie should sponsor a bill with enhanced penalties for police who commit crimes against citizens, like Whiteside county deputy Jeffrey Wunderlich, who killed motorcyclist William Damhoff on July 25, 2016, on Route 30. Current Whiteside county sheriff John Booker was a li…

John Burch commented on Voice of the Reader: Back room deal

State Rep. Jerry Costello is one of the people who worked with the anti-gun police unions to place Duty to Inform in Rep. Brandon Phelps' concealed carry bill in 2013, so police criminals can set up, disarm, and execute armed citizens with legal cover, like Philando Castile in Minnesota. Cos…

John Burch commented on Voice of the Reader: More safety

Contact Valinda Rowe from Illinois Carry in White county. She helped write the lethal vionlence order of protection law with the anti-gun Illinois State Police, so you can snitch on your neighbors and family members in a secret hearing and have their guns taken away by a SWAT team.

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Jerry Costello was one of the state Reps. that betrayed gun owners in Illinois by working to place Duty to Inform in Brandon Phelps' 2013 concealed carry bill. What do you expect from a cop? Police and off-duty police have no Duty to Inform, they are above the law. He can join Phelps' pet ra…

"Rauner, who didn't recognize the connection between violence and public health, was inaugurated in January 2015 and the number of murders rose to 468." Read Rich Miller's column for the last four years, and it was daily attacks on Bruce Rauner. Now the Chicago homicide rate is the…

You don't need to worry about "gun violence" committed with "assault weapons" in Illinois, the government has a plan for you. After the IL legislature bans possession of "assault weapons" by the taxpayers and serfs, but allows police and retired police to keep t…

"Muhammad said he feared for his life and fired his semi-automatic pistol twice." Typical cop line, "...he feared for his life..." The cop starts and aggravates the conflict, but now he is the victim. What other job in America is there where you can shoot another citizen …

Rich Miller is intelligent, so he can sound reasonable even when he is biased. His blog in Springfield bashed Republican Bruce Rauner three to four times a day for four years. Miller is not a journalist in any way, shape, or form. The customers who pay to subscribe to his blog are state empl…

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