Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker calls it the “fair tax.” Opponents say it’s a “blank check” for irresponsible spending. Here’s what you need to know.
Taxes alone hike the average Illinois cellphone bill by 31%.
Only one state has switched its income tax structure from flat to progressive in the past 30 years. Its disastrous results may explain why.
The governor’s progressive income tax hike will not deliver on promised revenue and will drag down Illinois’ struggling economy.
The last state to take Pritzker’s path should serve as a bright red flag to Illinoisans weighing whether to back him.