Posts tagged "state spending cuts"

BGA's Shaw advises Rauner to pick a balanced team of budget advisers; Really? asks Berkowitz after the show; Cable and web

Tonight’s Chicago Metro north and northwest suburban episode of Public Affairs features Andy Shaw, President and CEO of the Better Government  Association [BGA], discussing with show host Jeff Berkowitz how Governor-Elect Bruce Rauner can start getting his arms around the state’s spending and revenue  issues. The show with the BGA’s Shaw airs tonight at 8:30 pm... Read more »

Better than WTTW's Marin w/ legislators Raoul, Murphy, McSweeney and Williams: Berkowitz w/Prof. Dye on cutting or reforming State Spending or Raising Taxes

Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of “Public Affairs,” features Professor Richard Dye, co-director of the Fiscal Futures Project at the Institute for Government and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois, Chicago. The program airs in its usual 8:30 pm time slot on Cable Ch. 21 (CANTV) You can also watch 24/7 the “Public Affairs,” show featuring... Read more »

Can Republican State Rep. Candidate Hamen beat eight year incumbent Democrat Rep. Nekritz?

This week’s suburban edition of Public Affairs features Richard Hamen, the Republican Party candidate in the 2010 57th state house district race. You can watch the show with Hamen here.  The show was taped on August 8, 2010. Show host Jeff Berkowitz debates and discusses with State Rep. Candidate Richard Hamen (R-Prospect Heights, 57th District) a variety of state legislative public policy and... Read more »