Moreno Reconsidering Decision To Give Chick-Fil-A His BlessingThe local Chick-Fil-A controversy seemed to be settled around this time last week, when Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) said he had made peace with the fast food chain, following what he said was its new pledge regarding gay rights issues.
Huckabee: Chick-Fil-A Has Made No 'Concessions' On Gay RightsAld. Proco “Joe” Moreno recently said Chick-Fil-A issued a statement respecting all sexual orientations, and promised to end donations to anti-gay organizations. But former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, said nothing had changed and Chick-Fil-A had made no concessions.
Reports: Alderman To Let Chick-Fil-A Go Ahead After New PledgeAld. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) reportedly says he will now let Chick-Fil-A go ahead with plans for a location in his ward, after the fast food chain issued a statement respecting all sexual orientations and promised to end donations to anti-gay organizations.
Chicago Gay Rights Activists Set To Protest Against Chick-Fil-AChicago gay rights activists are planning another protest Wednesday outside the city’s only Chick-Fil-A.
Chicago Gay Rights Group Files Complaints Against Chick-Fil-AA Chicago-based gay rights advocacy group has filed multiple complaints against Chick-Fil-A with the Illinois Department of Human Rights, in the latest twist in the culture clash surrounding the fast food chain.
Cardinal George Takes Issue With Chick-Fil-A Opponents; Alderman Fires BackThe Chick-Fil-A controversy now has Francis Cardinal George upset, but Ald. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) –who said he would deny the fast food restaurant a permit to open in his ward – is firing back.
Chick-Fil-A Supporters Turn Out For 'Appreciation Day'The culture clash over Chick-Fil-A came to a head on Wednesday, with supporters in Chicago and around the country turning out for an “appreciation day” first proposed by former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee.
Pastor: Blocking Chick-Fil-A Is 'Anti-Religious, Agenda-Driven Bullying'A Logan Square neighborhood pastor used the controversy over a proposal to build a new Chick-Fil-A restaurant in Chicago as part of his sermon Sunday, asking those opposed to the new franchise to reverse course.
Lombard Village Trustee Slams Ald. Moreno, Backs Chick-Fil-A Appreciation DayA Lombard village trustee who also serves as the attorney for a conservative religious law firm is publicly defending Chick-Fil-A, after Chicago Ald. Proco "Joe" Moreno (1st) announced he would block the fast food restaurant from opening in his ward over the company’s opposition to gay rights.
Mayor Supports Alderman's Plan To Block Chick-Fil-A Over Anti-Gay ViewsAld. Proco “Joe” Moreno (1st) is standing his ground on plans to block efforts by Chick-Fil-A to open a second Chicago restaurant, because the company’s president vocally opposes same-sex marriage.
Residents Vow To Fight Plan To Raise City Sticker FeesSome community activists are organizing to fight a proposal to raise the price of a city sticker in Chicago.