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Jim Edgar on Term Limits: 'Good Politics, Bad Governing'

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 06.11.2014 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

Part of the reason term limits have become such a popular reform push in Illinois is because of career politicians such as House Speaker Michael Madigan who has served in the Illinois House for over 40 years.

Bringing Out the Gloves on the Progressive vs. Flat Income Tax Debate

Matthew Dietrich | Posted 04.13.2014 | Chicago
Matthew Dietrich

What's going to happen to our income taxes in Illinois? Should we switch to a progressive tax system with different rates that rise as incomes go up? Should we maintain our flat system?

Cheney In Town To Promote His New Book, Protests Expected

Posted 11.19.2011 | Chicago

Former Vice President Dick Cheney is expected to appear in Chicago Monday to speak about his recently released autobiography. Cheney will be hosted...