Chicago gun tax public hearing

Discussion in 'Illinois Gun Forum' started by Irishgiant215, Oct 29, 2012.

  1. Irishgiant215

    Irishgiant215 New Member

    Over the next week, there have been four public hearings scheduled on the proposed 2013 Executive Budget. If possible please attend one these hearings and testify in opposition to the tax. You must sign up first to testify.

    Date Time Location
    Thursday, Oct. 25 6:30 p.m. Second District Courthouse
    5600 Old Orchard Road, Conf. Room 201
    Skokie, IL
    Friday, Oct. 26 9 a.m. Cook County Building
    118 N. Clark St. Board Room, Rm. 569
    Chicago, IL
    Tuesday, Oct. 30 6:30 p.m. Sixth District Courthouse
    16501 S. Kedzie Pkwy., Courtroom 098
    Markham, IL
    Thursday, Nov. 1 6:30 p.m. Fourth District Courthouse
    1500 South Maybrook Dr., Courtroom 106
    Maywood, IL

    Please contact Board President Preckwinkle and all the Cook County Board of Commissioners today and urge them to oppose this unfair tax on your rights.

    Commisioner Phone Number
    President Toni Preckwinkle 312-603-6400
    Robert Steele 312-603-3019
    Larry Suffredin 312-603-6383
    Earlean Collins 312-603-4566
    Timothy O. Schneider 312-603-6388
    Jerry Butler 312-603 6391
    Elizabeth Doody Gorman 312-603-4215
    Joan Patricia Murphy 312-603-4216
    Jeffrey R. Tobolski 312-603-6384
    Bridget Gainer 312-603-4210
    John A. Fritchey 312-603-6380
    William M. Beavers 312-603-2065
    Gregg Goslin 312-603-4932
    Edwin Reyes 312-603-6386
    Jesus G. Garcia 312-603-5443
    Deborah Sims 312-603 6381
    Peter N. Silvestri 312-603-4393
    John P. Daley 312-603-4400
  2. Irishgiant215

    Irishgiant215 New Member

    I'm planning on going Tuesday. Anyone else from Chicago going? This will be a first for me. What can I do? What does testifying involve? Evil thrives when good men do nothing. I want to do something but I'm not sure what. Any advise will be helpful.

  3. JD1969

    JD1969 New Member

    I'd go with you, but there is no way I can get off work for any of those dates. Thanks for posting and trying to do something.
  4. Garadex

    Garadex New Member

    Good luck. Sorry I can't help ya, I'm kind of far away.
  5. Overkill0084

    Overkill0084 Well-Known Member

    Bring cameras. It ought to be quite a circus.
    I picture at least one of these (probably more):