Not satisfied with the damage they already had inflicted on taxpayers with tax hike after tax hike, Illinois lawmakers delivered one final hay…
Dan McCaleb is a veteran editor and has worked in journalism for more than 25 years. Most recently, McCaleb served as editorial director of Shaw Media and the top editor of the award-winning Northwest Herald in suburban Chicago.
Illinois lawmakers work long and hard so they deserve a pay raise, even if they don't want the public to know about it.
New Hampshire effectively banned the death penalty Thursday when the state Senate voted successfully to override Gov. Chris Sununu's veto of a…
It's the final week of May so it's no wonder that the last-minute shenanigans that are commonplace at the Illinois Capitol this time of year a…
Governments collect tax dollars to pay for vital public services.
Parents, teachers and other school choice advocates are roaming the halls of the state Capitol building during the final weeks of session, talking to any lawmaker who will listen about how the Invest in Kids scholarship program is helping put students in schools that allow them to thrive.
If you didn't think Democrats in Springfield were serious before about adopting a progressive tax system, they proved this week they'll do almost anything to help Gov. J.B. Pritzker pass his signature campaign promise.
The rural City of Marengo is located in western McHenry County, about 60 miles northwest of Chicago.
In the 10 months since the U.S. Supreme Court restored workers' rights and affirmed the tenets of the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution, more than 210,000 public employees across the country no longer are being forced to pay fees to unions they don't support.