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05.27.22

On April 9, 2022 the Illinois General Assembly passed the three bills that comprise the FY2023 budget and FY2022 supplemental appropriations. On April 19 the Governor signed the bills into law. The FY2023 budget was passed nearly two months earlier than in previous years because the State’s...

05.20.22

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has selected Bally’s Corporation to develop a mega casino in the River West neighborhood at the site of the Chicago Tribune’s current printing plant at Chicago and Halsted Avenues. In addition to the casino, Bally’s proposes the development of a theater, an outdoor...

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New on the Civic Federation Blog: The State of Illinois FY2023 Enacted Budget Read it here: https://t.co/3W9BglwqwY
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In the news at by : County commissioners defend vote to hike their own salaries a mont… https://t.co/1trdLOksVm