A bipartisan proposal to freeze local property taxes cleared the Illinois House Thursday.
The Illinois House passed a bill Tuesday that will allow counties to consolidate units of governments as a means to reduce property tax rates.
Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool rallied with pastors and community leaders Tuesday morning against Gov. Bruce Rauner's proposed education cuts targeting the district.
Some Illinoisans want to see the state enact a 5 percent severance tax on coal.
A bill that would install a progressive tax in Illinois passed a House committee Tuesday.
Illinois House Deputy Majority Leader Lou Lang (D-Skokie) introduced a plan Friday for a graduated state income tax.
From police oversight to paid sick days, Progress Illinois rounds up highlights from Wednesday's Chicago City Council meeting.
Activists plan to put pressure on Cook County commissioners to pass the so-called "Responsible Business Act."
With Monday marking the start of the state legislature's spring session, Illinoisans are urging lawmakers to support a "Responsible Budget Resolution."