COLLINSVILLE — The Madison County Republican Party announces that Kristina Rasmussen, executive vice president of the Illinois Policy Institute, will be the featured speaker at the party’s 61st annual Lincoln Day Dinner.
From her post in Springfield, Rasmussen advises Illinois’ decision-makers on policy solutions. She’s a principled advocate for economic freedom and a respected taxpayer watchdog. She specializes in fiscal issues, government reform and economic competitiveness.
Rasmussen is a frequent contributor on FoxNews, CNN, Fox Business, C-SPAN, the Wall Street Journal and the Economist. Her opinion pieces have also been featured in the Chicago Tribune, the Washington Post, National Review Online, Investor’s Business Daily, The Hill, US News and World Report and Crain’s Chicago Business.
“It is an honor to have Kristina Rasmussen attend our Lincoln Day Dinner,” Madison County GOP Chairman Chris Slusser said. “She has the unique talent of being both a brilliant policy analyst and a very dynamic speaker. For those who haven’t heard her speak, they’re in for quite a treat.”
The Madison County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner will be Saturday, April 23, at the American Legion Hall, 1022 Vandalia St. in Collinsville. There will be a social hour beginning at 5:30 p.m., with dinner starting at 6:30 p.m. In addition to Rasmussen, federal, state and local candidates will attend.
Madison County Circuit Judge John Barberis and 5th District Appellate Court Justice Randy Moore, both candidates for the 5th District Appellate Court, also will be featured speakers.
Individual tickets are $40, or $320 for a table of eight. Tickets and sponsorships are still available.
For information, contact Madison County Republican Chairman Chris Slusser at firstname.lastname@example.org or (618) 830-4980.