Chicago: The 51st State?
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Authored by Kelli Ballard via Liberty Nation,

Illinois Republicans push to be rid of Chicago by making it the 51st state – but will that help the conservative cause, or hurt it?

Illinois just tried to jump on the newest trend of separating cities from states with a new proposal, HR101. If approved, this would detach the city of Chicago and make it the 51st state. While this is nothing new for Illinois, which has been fighting for years to distance itself from the more liberal and powerful...

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