The Illinois House Revenue & Finance Committee approved a proposed constitutional amendment that would scrap taxpayers’ sole ...
Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office is using a major capital bill as a vehicle to grease lawmakers for a progressive income tax ...
Each Chicago taxpayer is on the hook for $119,110 worth of unfunded state, city, county and other local government debt. Many ...
Former Gov. Bruce Rauner vetoed a bill that would have made it easier for McHenry County residents to consolidate their ...
Drivers need not travel far to understand Illinois’ roads and bridges need work, but just try to find someone willing to pay ...
There should be no compromise with those who are looking out for their own bottom line above the good of the state. Illinois ...
Perry County is home to the DuQuoin State Fair, but the prize hog is a pension system eating money needed for public safety ...
The Illinois House Revenue and Finance Committee approved a bill that would more than double the state gas tax. Illinois may ...
Homeless, disabled and elderly Illinoisans who can’t easily cook a meal could get help by using food stamps at fast-food ...
An Illinois House bill that would allow more education funding dollars reach the classroom before getting trapped in ...
State lawmakers should follow state Rep. Sam Yingling’s example, and muster the courage to reject the $3.4 billion tax hike ...
Lawmakers should follow state Rep. Jonathan Carroll’s example by demonstrating the political courage to reject a proposed ...