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Chicago Neighborhoods Fight For $1.7 Billion In Unused TIF Cash
Chicago To Give Aggressive Hospital Debt Collector Millions
Rahm's Infrastructure Plan Criticized Ahead Of City Council Vote
Mic Check! Chicago's 99% Follows the Money -- and the Merc -- to Houston
Policy Director, Stand Up! Chicago
Craig Donohue of CME didn't seem to mind the public spotlight when drumming up support for millions in tax breaks. But he was somewhat less enthusiastic when Chicago's 99% shone a not-so-flattering spotlight on CME from 1,000 miles away.
CME Group, Other Firms Reject $34 Million In City Subsidies
CME Group's 'Golden Toilet'? Budget Cuts Renew Anger About Chicago TIFs
Rahm Feels The Love: Budget Approved Unanimously
Emanuel's Budget Likely To Pass With Flying Colors
City Council Agenda: Marijuana, Plastic Bags, Homeless Rides & More
Rahm Faces Tough Questions, Hecklers At Second Town Hall
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Tips for Chicago's TIF Panel
Cook County Clerk, reform politician
Members of Mayor Emanuel's newly appointed TIF panel will soon roll up their sleeves to start rebuilding city policy on TIFs. This is a welcome development.
Meet The Team That's Tackling Chicago's $500 Million Shadow Budget
Emanuel Will Tackle TIFs With New Aldermen
Will the Grass Roots Have a Horse in This Race?
Civic educator, public defender
Who will be the champion of grass roots economic development, social justice, fully funding public education and reversing the trend towards privatizing everything in sight?
CPS Parents Rip Daley, Huberman On Misuse Of TIF Funds
Parents Team Up To Get TIF Money To Struggling Schools
The End Of The 'Shadow Budget'? Daley Mulls Using TIFs To Fill Deficit
The Shadow Budget: How The City Spends TIF Funds, Ward By Ward
Audit: Chicago Lost Over $1 Million Through Mishandled TIFs
Alderman: East Loop Doesn't Need A TIF District
TIF Money Approved For Civic Opera Building Renovations
United Airlines Parent Eyes Move To Willis Tower ... With Big Tax Subsidy
City Has Nearly $1 Billion In Unspent TIF Money Stashed Away
TIF Sunshine Ordinance Passes City Council 48-0
Eternal Sunshine of Chicago's Mind: TIFs Need to be Brought Into the Light
Esther J. Cepeda
Opinion journalist and an expert on the issues of U.S. Hispani...
TIF districts make eyes glaze over because they're difficult to understand, difficult to track, and it takes decades to see the results of bad governance, perfect conditions for pulling the wool over citizens.
City Official Makes $300,000 On Homeless Shelter Deal
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