Aug. 16, 2017, 9:33am
Forty-eight area school districts would receive an extra $15.5 million this year if the Illinois House accepts Gov. Bruce Rauner's version of a school funding bill, according to an analysis by the Illinois State Board of Education.
May 31, 2017, 9:58am
Metro-East area taxpayers would see a total of $117 million in state income tax increases if a tax hike measure passed by the Democrat-controlled Illinois State Senate becomes law.
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.
Feb. 9, 2017, 3:59pm
A recent analysis by Local Government Information Services (LGIS) found almost 50,000 duplicate voter registration records, representing Illinois residents who are registered multiple times.