Author: Jake Leonard

Jake Leonard is the editor-in-chief of Heartland Newsfeed. He is general manager of Heartland Internet Media Networks and an active contributor to four newspapers for Pana News Group. He also serves as chairman of Tri-Counties Libertarian Party and Capital Area Libertarian Party, deputy candidate recruitment director for the Libertarian Party of Illinois and as chairman/co-founder of the Libertarian Party Millennial Caucus.

Darren Bailey
Bailey fears state government won’t keep spending in check

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Newly sworn-in state Rep. Darren Bailey is fearing his suspicions about.

Bitcoin
COMMENTARY: Like the government, central banks are afraid of Bitcoin and crypto

(Heartland Newsfeed) — Since the dawn of cryptocurrency trading, there have always been projections and.

Keith Wheeler
Wheeler named assistant House GOP leader

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Veteran lawmaker Keith Wheeler (R-Oswego) has been appointed as an assistant.

Michael Madigan legislative
COMMENTARY: New legislative cycle, same old chaos

As a new General Assembly legislative session convenes this week, the same political chaos continues..

arrests
ARRESTS: Christian County Sheriff’s Department

TAYLORVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — The following arrests were reported by the Christian County Sheriff’s Department.

Heartland Newsfeed: what to expect in 2019

As we near our second anniversary online, we’ve passed many thresholds throughout 2018 and we.

Meridian High School Korey Damery
Meridian High to experience curriculum changes next fall

MACON (Heartland Newsfeed) — Students at Meridian High School in Macon may experience changes in.

Dan Caulkins Illinois
Continued out-migration from Illinois could mean dire consequences

DECATUR (Heartland Newsfeed) — When it comes to Illinois’ shrinking population, the numbers reported don’t.

Crypto hedge fund ponies up for bet that crypto will perform better in markets

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (Heartland Newsfeed) — A North Carolina hedge fund manager is putting forth.

Nexstar Tribune Media WGN America
Sources: Nexstar acquires Tribune Media in $4.1 billion deal

IRVING, Tex./CHICAGO (Heartland Newsfeed) — Chicago-based Tribune Media Company has reached an agreement Sunday with.