Due to its poor financial health and lagging economy, Illinois carries unique economic and fiscal risks from a prolonged market downturn or recession. The state must act now to mitigate harm from COVID-19.View Report
One Chicago alderman is calling for the city’s 53 elected officials to forfeit their six-figure salaries for 15 days.
Amid Illinois’ population decline, Ald. Ray Lopez proposed taxing conception and licensing childbirth.
Chicago alderman suggests admission charge to sponsored festivals as way to raise revenue.