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The Civic Federation is a non-partisan government research organization working to maximize the quality and cost-effectiveness of government services in the Chicago region and State of Illinois.

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06.07.19

In a flurry of activity at the end of its spring session, the Illinois General Assembly passed a $40 billion operating budget, approved significant tax increases and authorized the State’s first major construction program in a decade, financed partly by an expansion of gambling.

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Civic Federation urges reform and modernization of Illinois Property Tax Appeal Board, Cook County taxpayers have e… https://t.co/ahceoY02zP
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The State of Illinois’ FY2020 budget process left much to be desired. The major bills were introduced on the last s… https://t.co/Pw88FJHXlV
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The private developer of this project, known as One Central, would pay the upfront cost for a mass transit hub and… https://t.co/uaCXbbUMLt