Tag: IL property tax caps

You give us 90 seconds- We give you what you need to know for your Governor vote.

–Indeed, this may be Rauner’s only accomplishment as Governor- A liar in a League of his Own.  ******* Missed this week’s Public Affairs, not to worry, you can watch 24/7 the show with Republican Party Gubernatorial challenger Jeanne Ives  (22 minutes) and  Berkowitz’s commentary on the Dem Gov Primary and Fall Gov general election (7 ... Read more »

Another strikeout in this afternoon's Governor/Leaders' meeting

Governor Rauner and the 4 tops met this afternoon at the Capitol for about 20 minutes.  Speaker Madigan emerged to say that the working groups could continue to meet and discuss some of the reforms that the Governor wants, but that the Democrats are not going to agree to anything that hurts the middle class. ... Read more »

Republican State House Leader Durkin's requirements to resolve the IL State House budget Impasse/Turnaround agenda dispute: Berkowitz w/ Durkin on Cable/web

Republican State House Leader Jim Durkin:  …If the Democrats want revenue, they need to get reforms passed first. I am always going to keep an open mind to any proposal from the Democrats. But. … Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” features Republican State House Leader Jim Durkin.   The show airs throughout the... Read more »