Gov. J.B. Pritzker inherited a $2.8 billion budget deficit the moment he stepped into office. Next year, that deficit is projected to be $3.4 billion1. It’s the same story every budget season. But Illinois’ budget crises could be a thing of the past if the state would adopt pension reform, right-size its union contracts and...View Report
While the name of the home stadium for the Chicago White Sox has changed over the years, its status as a tax burden has not.
Granting favors to politicians is the cost of doing business for sports team owners in Chicago.