Stop Illinois Politicians from turning Illinois into a ‘Sanctuary State

Steve Balich Editor Note: I don’t get what the Governor, Senate, and House is thinking!  The illegal immigration is a huge issue costing an over taxed citizenship more and more money in education, healthcare, food stamps, prisons, police, and on and on. The State is broke and is most likely going to stop receiving any …

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GOP lawmakers say the time to deal with TIFs in school funding formula is now

GOP lawmakers say the time to deal with TIFs in school funding formula is now By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Tax Increment Finance (TIF) districts in Illinois hide property wealth from the state in the areas where they exist. TIFs affect the formula for how much money the …

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Thanks to water rule, feds fine farmer millions for… plowing fields

Thanks to water rule, feds fine farmer millions for… plowing fields Posted on August 15, 2017 by Sam Rolley A California farmer headed to court Tuesday to fight back against around $15 million in government extortion fines. The fines were levied against him in 2012 for plowing a field on his land and “deeply ripping” shallow pools which, …

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