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CWA of Illinois Issues in Focus meeting Recap3/4/2016

The 2016 CWA Issues in Focus Series was kicked off on February 29, 2016, at the Stephenson County Farm Bureau in Freeport, Illinois, with our guest Rev. Robert Vanden Bosch, CEO of  Concerned Christian Americans. Rev. Bob spoke on a variety of topics ranging from his personal experiences with legislators during his 30 tenure as […]  READ MORE

Christmas Greetings and Thanks from CWA of Illinois!12/14/2015

Greetings Dear Friends! We at Concerned Women for America of Illinois wish you and your family a blessed and joyous Christmas season with hope in Christ for the New Year. We thank you for your continued prayers and support helping to promote traditional family values and Judeo-Christian principles throughout our state this year. We have […]  READ MORE

Illinois Legislators Need Our Prayers. Be Part of Our Encourage-A-Legislator Project.11/5/2015

We are seeking intercessors for the CWA of Illinois Encourage-A-Legislator (EAL) Project for the 2016 General Assembly Session in Springfield.  This is the 100th Illinois General Assembly. EAL is a program of encouragement and prayer for our Illinois legislators. It involves: Sending a postcard every month and praying earnestly for a randomly assigned legislator CWA […]  READ MORE Reports on CWA of Illinois Recent Event – Bringing Back the Black Robed Regiment11/2/2015

Excellent write up: Preacher Spoke of Black Robed Regiment at Park Hills Evangelical Free Church in Freeport.  READ MORE

CWA of Illinois Among 13 Pro-Life Organizations Confronting Senator Kirk10/27/2015

Picture posted with permission from Illinois Family Institute A group comprised of 13 Pro-Life Organizations called on U.S. Senator Mark Kirk to vote to end taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America on Thursday, September 7, 2015.  Their demands were met with resistance from the senator’s office. “Senator Kirk believes that access to contraception […]  READ MORE

Women Speak Out: Pro-Life Organizations to Rally Outside Senator Mark Kirk’s Chicago Office9/1/2015

Join CWA of Illinois and other Illinois pro-life leaders this coming Thursday, September 3, for a press conference outside of Sen. Mark Kirk’s Chicago office. Earlier this month, Sen. Kirk voted AGAINST defunding Planned Parenthood despite undercover evidence of America’s largest abortion provider harvesting and haggling over the body parts of aborted children. Sen. Kirk […]  READ MORE

Illinois House Files Resolution to Investigate State Planned Parenthood Clinics8/4/2015

Great News! Republican House members and one Downstate Democrat have filed resolution HR0671 to investigate Illinois’ Planned Parenthood clinics in Illinois. The resolution is the result of recent undercover videos containing Colorado and California Planned Parenthood official’s conversations about the selling of aborted baby organs and tissue and your unrelenting pressure on our Illinois legislators. View […]  READ MORE

Illinois Senators Vote “NO” to Stop Planned Parenthood Funding8/4/2015

Yesterday afternoon the Senate rejected S. 1881 to defund Planned Parenthood and make $500 million in federal funds available to other women’s health sources. Senate Bill 1881 failed to get the 60 votes required to have debate closed and a vote on the proposed legislation granted, with the results largely falling along party lines. Illinois […]  READ MORE

Urgent: Tell Sen. Mark Kirk and Sen. Dick Durbin to Vote YES on S.1881 to Stop Planned Parenthood Funding7/31/2015

The nation’s largest abortion business, Planned Parenthood, currently receives federal funding: over one-half billion taxpayer dollars per year. Planned Parenthood has a sordid history that includes aiding and abetting sex traffickers, giving sexual bondage instructions to children, sex-selection abortions, blatant racism, failure to report the molestation and rape of minors and more.  View videos. BUT […]  READ MORE

CWA of Illinois SPEAKS OUT Against the Selling of Baby Body Parts7/23/2015

It is a federal felony to traffic human body parts! Two shocking videos released recently uncovered two Planned Parenthood senior employees describing how selling body parts of aborted children is part of the Planned Parenthood business plan! View first video.  View second video. More disturbing videos are expected to be released soon. Penny Nance, Concerned Women […]  READ MORE

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