Reports

The Center for Illinois Politics provides data-driven reports on political trends and happenings around the state. All of our pieces are reviewed by the Center’s bipartisan board for neutrality prior to publication.

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From Pot and Betting to Plastic Bags: The State of Pritzker’s First Budget

From Pot and Betting to Plastic Bags: The State of Pritzker’s First Budget

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Illinois #MeToo letter authors frustrated, angry with lack of progress

Illinois #MeToo letter authors frustrated, angry with lack of progress

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How Illinois' income tax stacks up nationally for earners making $100K

How Illinois' income tax stacks up nationally for earners making $100K

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Dark money group launches new TV ad attacking Pritzker’s tax plan

Dark money group launches new TV ad attacking Pritzker’s tax plan

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Analysis: Nearly $4 million has been spent on progressive tax ads. Here's how the money's shaping the debate.

Analysis: Nearly $4 million has been spent on progressive tax ads. Here's how the money's shaping the debate.

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Analysis: How legal recreational marijuana works in other states

Analysis: How legal recreational marijuana works in other states

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Recreational marijuana bill to be filed in Springfield next week, as opposition mounts

Recreational marijuana bill to be filed in Springfield next week, as opposition mounts

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In a Trump Twitter era, Chicago aldermen get pointers for social media use

In a Trump Twitter era, Chicago aldermen get pointers for social media use

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An elected school board in Chicago might really happen this time. Here's why it's so complicated.

An elected school board in Chicago might really happen this time. Here's why it's so complicated.

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Progressive income tax plan clears first hurdle

Progressive income tax plan clears first hurdle