Issues Statements

From time to time, the ILGP will formally take a position on a current issue, for example, by endorsing or opposing legislation or urging support for a new law. The following are the issues on which the ILGP has taken a formal position:

ILGP Joins Calls for #NoWarWithRussia

The Illinois Green Party Coordinating Committee has approved signing on to Popular Resistance's No War with Russia Open Letter. (Text of the letter below.) Stop the War with Russia over Ukraine! We must act now to stop the war with Russia over Ukraine, a war that...

ILGP Statement on John Deere Strike

The Illinois Green Party supports the John Deere strike and stands with the 10,000 workers at twelve plants that span Illinois, Iowa, and Kansas. As a Fortune 100 company which has seen record profits in 2021, John Deere can afford to equitably compensate workers, as...

Illinois Green Party Endorses Fair Tax Amendment

The Illinois Green Party believes the proposed change in the State Constitution to allow a graduated income tax structure is an idea that is long overdue and should be supported by the voters. Today, only about one third of the states have a flat income tax as now...