Illinois’ average personal income growth since the Great Recession is tied with Nevada for the worst in the country, according to data from the Pew Charitable Trusts recently published on the Illinois Policy Institute website.
Former Algonquin Township Highway Commissioner Bob Miller’s corporate credit card was used to buy tickets to Disneyland in 2012, according to information revealed in a Freedom of Information Act request filed with the township government.
The Lakewood Board of Trustees has voted to eliminate a 2-year-old tax increment financing (TIF) district, making good on the vow that swept village board President Paul Serwatka into office as a write-in candidate in April.
Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) will talk to constituents about his “Right Now” budget proposal and address their concerns about the state’s budget impasse on June 26 at a town hall meeting, according to a press release.
Rep. Steven Reick (R-Woodstock) will host a free Senior Fair on July 27 at Woodstock’s St. John’s Lutheran Church that will connect seniors to resources that can help them live healthier, happier lives, he said recently, according to a press release.
A bill to prohibit local law enforcement agencies from enforcing what many Democrats call unfair federal civil immigration laws passed the House on Monday despite major concerns from Republicans such as Reps. Steven Andersson (R-Geneva) and Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee).
The rationale behind tax increment financing (TIF) districts might have been a good one once, but it's time to see them for what they've become and do something about it, Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) argues