"Railway to Gateway" Event in Normal, Illinois

Last night I spoke at an event in Normal, Illinois sponsored by the local 9-12 Project on “Citizen Journalism in the Age of Obama.”
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(Left to Right) Master of Ceremonies John Briggs, Kristina Rasmussen, myself and Organizer Jeff Strange.

The local conservative group called it “Railway to Gateway.”
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Kristina Rasmussen, the Executive Vice President at the Illinois Policy Institute, also gave a terrific speech on the the high speed rail project planned for Illinois.

The event was held at the updated ISU Alumni Center.
The address: 1101 N. Main Street, Normal, Illinois, 61761.
It will start at 6:30 and end at 9:30 PM.

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Kristina discussed the high-speed railway boondoggle planned for Illinois. The rail line would likely cost billions and take taxpayers for a ride.

Kristina Rasmussen wrote more about the evening at The Illinois Policy Institute Blog.

Several protests were held in Illinois this year against this high-speed rail project.  Here is a video report.

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