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Illinois' Financial Future: We Are in Crisis With or Without Graduated Tax

Tax Initiative Becomes Tug-Of-War Between Billionaires

Pritzker vs. Griffin: The tax fight between two of Illinois' wealthiest men

What if you request a vote-by-mail ballot and then want to vote in person?

How Michael Madigan Maintains His Grip on Power

Six Months of COVID Tracking Show Progress and Stability

Illinois 50 Years Later: Is it Time to Give Up the Flat Tax?

Ken Griffin Rescues Graduated Tax Opponents...And GOP?

Time for an Ethics Overhaul

Now Is the Time to Connect People to Politics

Campaigning in the Time of Coronavirus: Less Personal, More Distant, More Expensive

Is Illinois Prepared for Vote-By-Mail?

Census Consequences: Could Two Congressional Seats Be Lost In Illinois?

Illinois' Risk of a Census Undercount

Will Pritzker's $56.5 Mil Boost Chances For Graduated Income Tax?

Kaegi Brings Big, Much-Needed Changes to Assessor's Office

Madigan's Newest Challenger: US Attorney John R. Lausch Jr

Is It Worth Legalizing Fireworks in Illinois?

Critical Questions Loom for Illinois' Emergency Housing Relief


Looking Back: The Fight for Illinois Statehood and the Debate Over Slavey in 1818

Illinois’ Path to Phase IV of COVID-19: Have we met our goals?

The 3 Largest Police Forces: What Training and Oversight Look Like Today

Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2020!

The Privacy Implications of COVID-19