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Judges – and voters -- have power to stop lawsuit abuse

Travis Akin, Illinois Lawsuit Abuse Watch Jul. 21, 2016, 12:22pm

The yearlong budget battle in Springfield ended last month with a truce, as legislative leaders and Governor Rauner agreed to a six-month stopgap budget.

Illinois has become a national punch line

Travis Akin, Illinois Lawsuit Abuse Watch May 25, 2016, 12:12pm

Chief Executive Magazine just came out with a report ranking Illinois the third worst state in the nation for business.

Rauner’s lawsuit reforms will create jobs in Illinois

Travis Akin, Illinois Lawsuit Abuse Watch Feb. 11, 2016, 6:46am

By standing up to the personal injury lawyers and passing common sense lawsuit reforms, legislators will restore fairness to Illinois courts, stop lawsuit abuse, create jobs, and put money back in consumers’ pockets.