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Ep. 44: How Amendment 1 would raise your property taxes

Ep. 44: How Amendment 1 would raise your property taxes

Voters will decide the fate of Amendment 1 on Nov. 8; the first time Illinoisans have an opportunity to vote against rising property taxes. Austin Berg joins the Policy Shop to explain why Amendment 1 would cause homeowners to experience a $2,000 property tax hike. Learn more by subscribing to the Policy Shop newsletter at...

Charles Ross

Charles Ross

"The high taxes here hurt lower- and middle-income families and small businesses.”

Ep. 43: Why three major companies just fled Illinois

Ep. 43: Why three major companies just fled Illinois

It was a bad month for big businesses in Illinois as Boeing, Caterpillar and Citadel announced they’re moving their headquarters out of Chicago. Illinois Policy Institute President Matt Paprocki joins the Policy Shop to discuss what these businesses’ departures mean for the state. And how state leaders can turn things around. Learn more by subscribing to...