Tag: progressive income tax

Berkowitz debates w Robling: Can IL Rs come back from near death by opposing Pritzker's tax & spend? Cable & Web

Robling argues that Pritzker and Democrats are the party of high property taxes—and that is robbing most Illinois citizens of the equity in their homes, Robling says IL R legislators can beat Pritzker by offering lower taxes, fewer regulations & more economic growth/private sector jobs. 32 yr old law school student & Deputy Gov. Christian... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz w/Kolber: Illinois at a crossroads in dealing w/ taxes, jobs, growth & taxpayers exiting IL? Cable/web

Tonight’s Chicago Metro North and Northwest suburban edition of Public Affairs features Vince Kolber, Founder and Chairman of Residco, discussing with show host Jeff Berkowitz  key current fiscal problems of Illinois relative to the other states and how they might be about to get worse. The show makes use of considerable data analyses prepared by... Read more »

Dissecting Pritzker, Rauner, free markets and government: Watch Berkowitz w/trial attorney Belcher, Cable/Web

Jeff Berkowitz: So, what does the Pritzker-Rauner gubernatorial  election come down to ? Matt Belcher, Trial attorney– Aleksy Belcher: Disorder [Gov. Rauner] v. Order [Pritzker]. *********************** Tonight’s Chicago Metro edition of Public Affairs features Matt Belcher, trial attorney with a focus on plaintiff’s workers’ comp. matters at the Chicago Loop law firm of Aleksy Belcher... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz with one of Rauner's strongest boosters, moderate Republican Pat Brady: Cable and Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features Pat Brady, former State GOP Chairman, RNC member, federal prosecutor and this reporter’s nominee for Chairman of the Committee to re-elect Gov.  Rauner. The show airs at 8:30 pm and midnight on Cable Ch. 21 (CAN TV) through-out the City of Chicago proper. The show also... Read more »

Watch Gragert successfully pick the Gubernatorial primary winners before the election & explain why Rauner & Pritzker won

Tonight’s City of  Chicago edition of the Public Affairs TV show features Dennis Gragert, publisher and owner of the Daily Whale, a twice a weekday (early morning and late afternoon) email composed of political, government and business Chicago Metro & Illinois aggregation and original source articles. Gragert also is the owner of Gragert Research, a... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz w/Jeanne Ives on Rauner's historic lies and Berkowitz on the Dem Gov Primary: Cable & Web

Tonight’s City of Chicago, Chicago Metro suburban, Evanston and Aurora editions of Public Affairs features State Rep. and Republican Primary gubernatorial candidate Jeanne Ives discussing the key Republican Primary issues with show host Berkowitz. These issues include blatant lying of historic proportions by Gov. Rauner, which even the mainstream media e.g., Kass and Hinz have... Read more »

Leading Dem Gov Primary Candidates Pritzker, Kennedy & Biss at Rainbow Push: Eye on the Prize.

Only three of the six candidates have a shot to win the Dem Primary Pritzker and Kennedy seem to view [a Progressive Income Tax] as a means to provide a free lunch to middle class and low income voters. The real news is that there was no mention of or questions about reforming state employee... Read more »

Special Election Eve airings of Public Affairs: Berkowitz w/ Rauner, Dillard, Brady, Levine and much more, Web and Cable

Jeff Berkowitz: Kirk Dillard says… Stu Levine was out there getting business [for you]. Dillard said if you are as smart as you tell the people of Illinois you are, you had to know about this, what do you say to Kirk Dillard? R Gov candidate Bruce Rauner: [watch the show here] ****************************** Tonight’s repeat special... Read more »

Better than Auburn v. Alabama: Berkowitz w/ State Rep. David Harris on Same Sex Marriage and Pension Reform, Cable and Web

State Rep.  David Harris (R- Arlington Hts.):  My point is that when you don’t have those legislative [gerrymandered] district boundaries, but rather you vote statewide, the Republicans can win in Illinois Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” featuring State Rep. David Harris (R-Arlington Heights) debating and discussing key social and economic State of Illinois... Read more »

Tonight's warm up act for McLaughlin Group: Berkowitz w/ General (and State Rep.) David Harris on Cable and the Web

A special airing tonight of the Chicago Suburban edition of Public Affairs features State Rep. David Harris (R-Arlington Heights).  Two Star General David Harris debates and discusses with show host Jeff Berkowitz how state pension reform should be and is being accomplished,which in the view of many others is “slowly and not so surely.”  The... Read more »