French President Macron Worth Watching

French President Macron Worth Watching Originally published at Fox News. There is no shortage of drama in American politics, but anyone who has been tracking the French elections has witnessed a sea change in history. In an incredibly short time, and with little initial backing from the political establishment in France, President Emmanuel Macron has …

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Lawmakers blame poor policy decisions for Illinois’ near-worst income growth

Lawmakers blame poor policy decisions for Illinois’ near-worst income growth By Michael Carroll | Illinois News Network Jun 23, 2017 Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Nearly every state in the union has outpaced the rate of personal income growth in Illinois since the recession set in a decade ago, according to recent economic data. The …

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Democrats continue tax hike push; GOP wants meaningful reforms first

Democrats continue tax hike push; GOP wants meaningful reforms first By Greg Bishop | Illinois News Network Jun 22, 2017    photo by Shutterstock Senate Democrats passed a tax hike bill out of their chamber without GOP votes, but they now are pushing for Republicans to get on board in an effort to end the …

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