Why?

News today is hyperfocused on the federal level — spending bills in the trillions, wars that span entire regions, and bickering at the United Nations. It is the curse of demanding our news faster; the death of hundreds of local news organizations and the fixation on only the national. Ask yourself: what do you know about your state level politics?

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The ILGA

Can you name five policy actions that Congress has taken in the last year? Now, can you name even three that the Illinois General Assembly has taken in the last five years?

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Enter Odyssey

Voyage with us on an app that will kickstart civic engagement once again on the state level. Keep up with your representatives (or maybe even learn who they are!), "vote" on whether legislation should pass or fail, and engage with your community.

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Get Notified

Now more than ever, it is imperative that state legislatures grow to reflect their constituents opinions.

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