SCOTUS just handed Trump a BIG win on his travel ban

SCOTUS just handed Trump a BIG win on his travel ban Posted on July 19, 2017 by Sam Rolley 30 Shares The Supreme Court of the United States ruled Wednesday that President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban can remain in place as challenges to the presidential measure crawl through lower courts. Last month the nation’s top court partially lifted an …

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Tax the Rich!

Tax the Rich! By Briton Ryle Written Wednesday, July 19, 2017 This chart shows Americans’ inflation-adjusted income growth for the last 55 years. It’s not a pretty picture. The rich are getting richer, while everybody else is treading water. With a chart like this (from a 2016 paper by economists Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, and Gabriel Zucman), it’s pretty …

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Will County Board Member, Mike Fricilone, speaking for the National Association of Counties on SALT deduction, which would negatively impact many middle class families in Will County

As you may have seen reported in the Hill and other publications last week, on Tuesday, July 11, NACo, NLC, GFOA and the other Big 7 state and local partners hosted a briefing (Protecting Local Control in Our Tax Code – A Briefing on the State and Local Tax Deduction) on Capitol Hill that focused …

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