It is time to give taxpayers and businesses the certainty they need to plan a long-term future in the state.View Report
Illinoisans shouldn’t have to wait for yet another humiliating scandal to fix what’s wrong here: Politicians should have no place in policing their own oversight.
A few brave souls have come forward with their stories about the behavior under Madigan’s dome. But how many still feel powerless?
Tim Mapes has resigned from his posts in Madigan’s office and the Democratic Party of Illinois after a fellow staff member accused him of sexual harassment.
Lawmakers voted to approve the 1,245-page budget less than 24 hours after it was revealed to the public.
A majority of House lawmakers sided with the speaker over tapped-out taxpayers.
Local government leaders across Illinois are asking their state lawmakers to stand up against House Speaker Mike Madigan’s progressive tax push.
A progressive income tax isn’t really about fairness. It’s just the next idea in a long line of failed policies hoping to pay for spending levels Illinoisans can’t afford.
State lawmakers are facing a choice: side with House Speaker Mike Madigan or with tapped-out taxpayers.
The longtime House speaker is the only state legislative leader in the nation to also serve as a party chairman.
History shows lawmakers prefer to avoid tough but necessary choices.