Most Local Tax Increases on Ballot Lose Tuesday

The Illinois Policy Institute tallied the dozens of local referenda conducted in Illinis asking voters if they favored or opposed a tax increase. Here's what the Institute found:

Of the 37 tax increase
referenda, only 14 passed....W
hen given a choice between lower taxes and more spending,
voters more often than not supported lower taxes.

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