The years 2010 through 2019 will go down in Illinois history as a decade of public policy failure and economic decline. High fixed costs for pensions and government worker health care have prevented the state from balancing its budget in any year since 2001. Since the Great Recession in 2008, the state’s fiscal imbalance has...View Report
More than 60 sitting state representatives have received money from Madigan over the course of their careers, totaling around $15 million.
The state agreed to the tax credits in exchange for Capital One hiring 210 new employees and retaining 900.
Illinois’ EDGE tax credit program expired April 30; however, proponents of EDGE have passed a one-month extension in the Illinois House of Representatives.