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Sunday, August 18, 2019
The recently approved state budget hardly makes Illinois the beacon of fiscal prudence that Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker and legislative leaders claim it is, budgetary analysts at Wirepoints say.
House Speaker Michael Madigan used his absolute power over the legislative process to move legislation to the floor on Friday that exchanges Illinois’ constitutionally mandated flat income tax with a progressive tax.
Two prominent Illinois Democrats had no public reaction to the use of a gay slur by Brian Stout, a fellow Democrat and state Senate candidate in the 54th District.
South Central Reporter