CPS employees stole gift cards meant for students, watchdog says

CPS employees stole gift cards meant for students, watchdog says Students congregate in the lobby of the Chicago Public Schools headquarters on Dec. 6, 2017. A report from the district’s inspector general said CPS employees “stole or misappropriated” thousands of dollars worth of school-purchased gift cards. (Jose M. Osorio / Chicago Tribune) Juan Perez Jr.Contact …

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Automatic voter registration law doesn’t allocate money for implementation

Automatic voter registration law doesn’t allocate money for implementation By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Jan 2, 2018 Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Automatically registering voters anytime they register with certain state government agencies was considered a major legislative priority by some at the statehouse, but lawmakers haven’t put the …

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J.B. Pritzker Admits He Would Raise Taxes

J.B. Pritzker Admits He Would Raise Taxes and Make Illinois Families Pay More November 21, 2017  |  General, Illinois, RGA News Illinois Democrat gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker openly admitted in an editorial board interview with Crain’s Chicago Business yesterday that he would seek massive tax hikes if elected Governor – even more than previously disclosed by his campaign.Pritzker’s openness about …

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