Republicans Call House Vote On Two-Year Property Tax Freeze A ShamA big part of Gov. Bruce Rauner's so-called “Turnaround Agenda” is a property tax freeze, but Republicans said the latest version approved by House Democrats is no more than political pandering.
Illinois House In Session To Vote On Senate Bill 1The Illinois House will be in session on Wednesday as it begins to consider Governor Rauner's veto of the school funding measure known as Senate Bill 1.
Lombard Village Trustee Slams Ald. Moreno, Backs Chick-Fil-A Appreciation DayA Lombard village trustee who also serves as the attorney for a conservative religious law firm is publicly defending Chick-Fil-A, after Chicago Ald. Proco "Joe" Moreno (1st) announced he would block the fast food restaurant from opening in his ward over the company’s opposition to gay rights.
Catholic Charities Sue For Right To Turn Away Same-Sex CouplesSeveral Catholic Charities groups are suing the state, saying they should not have to accept same-sex couples in civil unions as foster parents.