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Illinois' $21 billion in school debt pushes up property taxes

Ted Dabrowski and John Klingner, Illinois Policy Institute Jul. 11, 2017, 8:55am

School districts’ have borrowed over $21 billion, increasing the burden on Illinois taxpayers.

Metro East schools to get total of $14.4M less per year under state school funding proposal; Rauner vows to veto bill

LGIS Newsfeed May 23, 2017, 7:21am

Metro East area schools would be net losers of state funding under a bill that passed the Illinois State Senate Wednesday.

Illegally hired state employees need to be fired

The Madison County Record May 9, 2017, 12:05pm

The abuses perpetrated by Pat Quinn, Mike Madigan, and other insubordinate public servants need to stopped.