Berg: After historic tax hike, the real pain has just begun

Berg: After historic tax hike, the real pain has just begun By Austin Berg | Illinois News Network Jul 13, 2017 Shutterstock photo The infamous budget impasse is over. But rather than rejoice, Illinoisans should recoil. The pain that washed over Illinois’ most vulnerable residents as the state stiffed service providers for more than two …

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The Federal Reserve Can’t Fix This

The Fed Can’t Fix This By Briton Ryle Written Monday, July 17, 2017 I wouldn’t be Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank if you paid me (and I’m pretty sure it’s a paying gig, so that’s how much I would never do it). Because it’s basically an impossible job. At least, the dual mandate is an …

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Illinois congressmen praise rollback of Obama-era waters rule

Illinois congressmen praise rollback of Obama-era waters rule By Cole Lauterbach | Illinois News Network Jul 12, 2017 Shutterstock photo http://willcountynews.com/2015/12/07/the-epas-water-power-grab-changing-the-definition-of-water/  http://willcountynews.com/2016/01/26/epa-waters-of-the-u-s-incredible-overreach-by-government/ ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Critics of an Obama-era regulation that is in legal limbo say it would make small creeks on private property subject to the same environmental protection laws as major rivers. Now, …

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