Let’s Go Illinoisans! Send Jeanne Ives to the Governor’s Mansion

Let’s Go Illinoisans! Send Jeanne Ives to the Governor’s Mansion Written by Laurie Higgins With the country riven by unbridgeable ideological divisions and all manner of corruption, we here in one of the sorriest-run, most corrupt states have a breath of fresh air in gubernatorial candidate State Representative Jeanne Ives. Conservatives of all stripes have a …

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Trades jobs could be answer to problem of high unemployment for minorities

Trades jobs could be answer to problem of high unemployment for minorities By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Tory Davis, Business Services Manager with the Illinois Department of Employment Security, said that trades jobs provide opportunities to many kids. Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Andrew Fuchs, training director for Plumber, Steamfitters and HVAC Local 137, said that …

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Chicago taxpayers on hook for $41,700 each to cover city’s debt By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network

Chicago taxpayers on hook for $41,700 each to cover city’s debt By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK With Chicago’s $37 billion shortfall, mainly from unfunded pension obligations, each of the city’s taxpayers would be on the hook for more than $41,000 just so Chicago could break even. Accordingly, the …

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