With one proposal to pay off Illinois’ pension debt asking the typical homeowner to pay more than $1,900 in additional property taxes for the next 30 years, the stakes for pension reform have never been clearer.View Report
From criminal justice to crowdfunding, Illinois Policy Action is pushing four bills with a great shot of making it to the governor’s desk.
Illinois is poised to lead the crowdfunding revolution.
Illinois still ranks last in the country for putting people back to work over the Great Recession era.
This is an important step in outpacing neighboring states, and for embracing an innovative, entrepreneurial culture in Illinois.
Illinois needs to pass a law to create space for this financial innovation, allowing families to invest in local businesses through crowdfunding.