CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

CTA Going Ahead With Plan To Bolster Some Routes, Cut Others

Despite reservations voiced by several riders, and concerns from several board members, the CTA’s board voted Wednesday to approve service changes that will add service on six rapid transit and 48 bus routes, but eliminate all or portions of up to 26 bus routes.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2012

Americans Go To The Polls To Elect The Next U.S. President

Kendall County Voters Nominate Auditor, Recorder; Cut Their Would-Be Offices

Voters in Kendall County nominated a new auditor and a new recorder Tuesday, while at the same time voting to eliminate their positions.

CBS Chicago–03/21/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel (CBS)

Emanuel Seeks To Do Away With Some Business Inspections

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is proposing changing city licensing ordinances to do away with 16 types of city inspections.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2011

U.S. Sens. Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin (CBS file)

Durbin, Kirk: Eliminating Debt Ceiling Is A Bad Idea

Ratings agency Moody’s believes if the U.S. eliminates the debt ceiling, it would reduce the uncertainty amongst bond holders.

WBBM Newsradio–07/18/2011