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by Micah Maidenberg
2:36pm
Mon Oct 25, 2010

Twenty-Four Options To Pare Down Chicago's Budget Deficit

New York City's Independent Budget Office (IBO) releases a list during the municipality's budget cycle suggesting ways in which N.Y.C. government can alter its fiscal outlook by saving money or raising revenues, which we recently noted. The list offers both pro and con arguments for each option.

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by Adam Doster
1:46pm
Fri Oct 22, 2010
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by Adam Doster
10:01am
Fri Oct 22, 2010
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by Adam Doster
9:06am
Wed Oct 20, 2010

Poll: Don't Cut Our Safety Net

How do voters want the General Assembly to close its growing budget deficit? They aren't sure. They just want the pain to go away.

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by Micah Maidenberg
12:27pm
Fri Oct 15, 2010

Number Of The Day: 1 For 8

That's the ratio of managers in the City of Chicago's bureaucracy to frontline workers, according to 42nd Ward Ald. Brendan Reilly. In the private sector, Reilly said, the ratio is one manager for every 14 workers. Watch him explain the implications of closing that gap on the city's budget on WTTW's Chicago Tonight:

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