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Chicago Budget 2014

Rahm's 2014 Budget Approved Almost Intact By City Council

Reuters | Posted 01.26.2014 | Chicago

CHICAGO, Nov 26 (Reuters) - Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's $7 billion fiscal 2014 budget sailed through the city council on Tuesday relatively unchang...

This City Will Soon Have The Priciest Cigarettes In The Country

Posted 11.26.2013 | Chicago

Taxes on cigarettes are rising yet again in Chicago with a 50-cent increase that makes smokes in the Windy City the most highly-taxed in the country. ...

#ChiBudget 2014: The Calm Before the Pension Storm

Joe Moreno | Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago
Joe Moreno

This budget seems a little like the calm before the pension storm. Unless the state acts, and acts soon, the "pension bomb" explodes next year.

Rahm Proposes Several Tax Hikes To Battle City's Budget Deficit

Posted 10.23.2013 | Chicago

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday presented his 2014 city budget, a proposal that relies on lofty revenue projections from the newly-installed s...

Pension Ills Loom As Rahm Unveils New Budget Proposal

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Chicago

By David Greising and Karen Pierog CHICAGO, Oct 22 (Reuters) - When Mayor Rahm Emanuel delivers Chicago's 2014 budget address on Wedne...