Illinois lawmakers are coming for taxpayers’ pocketbooks again

Moody’s Investors Service issued a statement July 5 explaining that Illinois is in a deep debt crisis, which the tax hike passed by the General Assembly won’t resolve. Moody’s is reviewing Illinois’ debt and might downgrade the state’s credit to “junk” status even if lawmakers override Gov. Bruce Rauner’s veto of the tax hike and budget proposal …

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Will County Finance Chair Fricilone announces Republican Majority will not raise property tax and work to reduce the tax rate.

By Steve Balich July 6, 2017   The Will County Board Republican Majority Finance Chair Mike Fricilone announced today the Will County Republican Majority will Freeze or lower the property tax rate this year as we have since taking the Majority control back from the Democrats in 2014. The Will County Republican Majority scrapped the …

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15 Republicans insult the People of Illinois voting with Madigan to permanently raise the state income tax along with other taxes

On July 2, 2017, exactly 241 years to the day that the Declaration of Independence was voted on passed; 15 Republicans took it upon themselves to insult the People of Illinois by voting with Michael Madigan to permanently raise the state income tax along with other taxes running contrary to the spirit of the founding …

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