Tag: IL fiscal reforms

Daniel Biss, Chris Kennedy & JB Pritzker on Illinois’ budget & reforms

Those asking questions at the 2018 IL Democratic Party Primary gubernatorial candidate forums seem allergic to asking the candidates about their plans for significant state budget spending reforms, or even the broad parameters of targeted budget spending and revenue levels, going forward. This was true at the most recent forum, sponsored by ABC-7 Chicago, Univision... Read more »

Is IL closer to getting a state budget & reforms than a year ago? Berkowitz w/ trial lawyer Matt Belcher, Cable/web

  What happens, hypothetically speaking, when Speaker Madigan asks a typical plaintiff’s trial lawyer specializing in Worker’s comp. insurance cases to reach a compromise on the causation standard used  to resolve Worker’s compensation lawsuits?  Does Illinois have a bad business litigation climate relative to surrounding states and if so why? Could more charter and voucher... Read more »