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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State Income Tax Constitutional Amendment Passes Senate Committee

State Income Tax Constitutional Amendment Passes Senate Committee

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Activists on both sides pushing hard as marijuana legalization bill looms in Illinois

Activists on both sides pushing hard as marijuana legalization bill looms in Illinois

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Illinois is Really Close to Legalizing Marijuana … Or Is It?

Illinois is Really Close to Legalizing Marijuana … Or Is It?

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Chicago's April 2 vote dropped most dramatically in Hispanic, North side wards

Chicago's April 2 vote dropped most dramatically in Hispanic, North side wards

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How Lightfoot built support among Chicago's black, Hispanic and 'bungalow belt' communities

How Lightfoot built support among Chicago's black, Hispanic and 'bungalow belt' communities

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Illinois: A Legalization Bill Will Go Down to the Wire

Illinois: A Legalization Bill Will Go Down to the Wire

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How the youth vote could affect Tuesday's mayoral runoff

How the youth vote could affect Tuesday's mayoral runoff

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How Illinois' power brokers barred a progessive tax in 1970

How Illinois' power brokers barred a progessive tax in 1970

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Senate bill would raise state gas tax by 19 cents per gallon to fund road and bridge repairs

Senate bill would raise state gas tax by 19 cents per gallon to fund road and bridge repairs

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Lady Blue: The role of women in deepening an already blue Illinois

Lady Blue: The role of women in deepening an already blue Illinois