City Hall

Alderman Wants Companies Seeking City Subsidies To Disclose Tax Info

Ald. Will Burns (4th) and some colleagues have sponsored a measure that would require large corporations seeking financial assistance from the city to declare how much they pay – or don’t pay – in corporate income taxes.


BlogHer hosts its 2013 convention at McCormick Place, drawing women in the blogging and social media industry. (CBS)

Blogging Convention For Women Draws Corporate Interest

(CBS) — For decades, companies have relied on TV, radio, magazines and billboards to advertise their products, but now many are turning to social media. And those companies are finding word of mouth is giving […]


Take Back Chicago Protest

Protesters Slam Tax Increment Financing Program

As Mayor Rahm Emanuel unveils his first budget, corporate protesters are taking their message to City Hall.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2011

Chicago City Council Chambers (CBS)

Activists Take Stand At ‘People’s City Council Meeting’

The UIC forum was packed with more than 1,000 activists and union members Thursday night for the first ever “People’s City Council Meeting.”

CBS Chicago–07/08/2011