The Illinois Policy Institute is an independent research and education organization generating public policy solutions aimed at promoting personal freedom and prosperity in Illinois.

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We educate and engage citizens, lawmakers and the courts to ensure all Illinoisans have:

  • An honest, efficient and transparent government
  • Access to educational opportunities that prepare each child for the future
  • A fair and cost-effective criminal justice system that enhances public safety
  • The right to earn a living
  • Economic policies that create jobs and opportunity
  • Limited taxation


The Illinois Policy Institute is a 501(c)(3)¬†nonprofit organization that generates marketable policy solutions to unleash Illinois’ talent and entrepreneurial spirit. Contributions to the Illinois Policy Institute are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.

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Liberty Justice Center

Powered by the Illinois Policy Institute, the Liberty Justice Center fights to protect economic liberty and other fundamental rights in Illinois and beyond.

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Do you believe that the world is a better place when free societies and free markets allow all citizens to flourish and prosper? If so, take a look at our job openings.

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