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Herndon denies review of order dismissing fraud claims against guardrail maker Trinity Industries

The Madison County Record May 10, 2017, 10:46am

EAST ST. LOUIS – On behalf of St. Clair County taxpayers, class action lawyer David Cates may have insulted U.S. District Judge David Herndon and gained nothing from it.

WalletHub says Illinois has highest state and local tax burden; Voters seem to be feeling pinch

Melissa Busch Apr. 11, 2017, 4:30pm

Illinois has the highest state and local tax burden in the country, according to a recent report by a personal finance website.