Wednesday, June 26, 2019

What’s the Downside of Funding a Capital Bill by Doubling the...

Springfield, April 4, 2019 - First it was nearly doubling the state's minimum wage. Now some in the legislature argue we...

Lori Lightfoot’s CHANGE Sweeps to Make Her the Next Mayor of...

Chicago, April 3 , 2019 - The day after her historic victory, what is obvious is the people of Chicago want the...

Democrats Claim GOP Offers Criticism, But No Financial Fix for Busted...

State Capitol, March 28 - Senate Democrats charged Republicans are acting as mere obstructionists to fixing the state budget, in their...

Illinois Prosecutors Bar Assn Accuses Kim Foxx of Unethical Actions in...

Statement on Jussie Smollett Case Dismissal. The Illinois Prosecutors Bar Association serves as the voice for nearly 1,000 front line prosecutors across the State who...

Illinois Gun Owners to Legislature, “We Won’t Comply” with Your Gun...

State Capitol, March 27, 2019 - The recent murder of innocent individuals at a factory in Aurora, has moved gun control to...

Catholic Bishops Condemn Proposed Abortion Bills

State Capitol, March 28, 2019 - Illinois Bishops from Springfield, Rockford, Joliet, and Archbishop Cupich of Chicago, hold a press conference...

New Evidenced-Based Funding Formula Grossly Under-Funded

State Capitol, March 27, 2019 - According to Ralph Martire, Executive Director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, the new...

Simon Institute Poll Finds Illinois Voters Favor Graduated Income Tax

Carbondale, March 26, 2019 - Illinois voters favor a graduated income tax by a two to one margin...

Billionaires, Politics and Dark Money

Have the Internet, social media, astro-turf groups, and big "behind the scenes billionaires" secretly changed the American political system? In...

GOP Senators Want a Super Majority Needed to Pass New Taxes...

State Capitol, March 26, 2019 - Illinois Republican Senators propose a new constitutional amendment, that would require a 2/3rds majority in the...