Ed and Anne Burke’s Tax Bill Lower than Ours in Crystal Lake

Senior Chicago Alderman Ed Burke and his Illinois Supreme Court Justice wife Anne own a big house in Chicago. Chicago Tribune reporter Tim Novak wrote Monday about the approval of zoning breaks that were necessary for it to be built … Continue reading

Pam Althoff Introduces School District Income Tax – Property Tax Swap Bill

It’s Senate Bill 1550, introduced a little over a month ago with State Senator Brad Burzynski as the other and lead sponsor. Here are the details: Synopsis As IntroducedCreates the Local Option School District Income Tax Act and amends the … Continue reading

Should Catholics Close Their Schools to Get State Aid?

I see “Cardinal Mundeline” commenting on Dan Johnson-Weinberger’s Illinoize post entitled, “Our common purpose: Meeks, black students and New Trier education“ suggests this action by the Chicago Catholic Schools: “Maybe the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago should close down for the … Continue reading

Should Catholics Close Their Schools to Get State Aid?

I see “Cardinal Mundeline” commenting on Dan Johnson-Weinberger’s Illinoize post entitled, “Our common purpose: Meeks, black students and New Trier education“ suggests this action by the Chicago Catholic Schools: “Maybe the Catholic Archdiocese of Chicago should close down for the … Continue reading