Ted Dabrowski

Cash Register

Think Tank Cautions Against Raising State’s Minimum Wage

A pro-business think tank was warning that a legislative proposal to raise the minimum wage in Illinois would do more harm than good.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2012

Youth Connection Charter School Head of Schools Early King talks to a student in a program designed to give high school dropouts a second chance at a diploma. (Credit: CBS)

New Program Offers High School Dropouts A Second Chance

Traditional classrooms didn’t work for them, but hundreds of high school dropouts are now getting their diplomas a new way – on their terms.

CBS 2–02/09/2012

Photo Of $20 And $10 Bills. (AP Photo)

Think Tank: Illinois Public Pay Scales Out Of Sync With Private Sector

A conservative think tank is warning that public sector pay scales are out of balance with those in the private sector.

WBBM Newsradio–07/20/2011