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Cme Group Tax Break

A Can't-Miss Season Finale: The 99 Percent Takes on the CME

Elizabeth Parisian | Posted 07.22.2012 | Chicago
Elizabeth Parisian

The millions of dollars per year CME Group is siphoning out of the Illinois state budget makes us, the working people of Chicago and Illinois, its majority shareholders.

CME Group's Biggest Victim: What the Merc's Tax Breaks Are Doing to the State Budget, and Why It Matters

Elizabeth Parisian | Posted 07.16.2012 | Chicago
Elizabeth Parisian

The Great Recession caused the largest collapse in state revenues on record -- which resulted in record cuts to state budgets and new depths of pain for struggling families.

Gov. Quinn Denies Corporate Tax Breaks Were 'Sweetheart Deals'

Posted 01.30.2012 | Chicago

In a Friday appearance on MSNBC'S "Morning Joe," Democratic Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn said he would not be giving in anytime soon to state Republicans' ...

CEO Says He's 'Embarrassed' To Live In Illinois After Getting Big Tax Break

Posted 01.11.2012 | Chicago

Illinois lawmakers have already expressed frustration with Sears about their decision to close 120 stores across the country after the state approved ...

Chicago Exchanges: Tax Breaks Needed To Stay Put

AP | By DAVID MERCER | Posted 11.26.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO -- John Schneider's work is all shouts and hand gestures. Get him on the phone and you'll strain to hear over the barks and cries of his fello...