Michael Tipsord donated $1,000 to Republican Jason Barickman's election campaign committee, Friends of Jason Barickman, on June 4, according to records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).
State House Republicans gathered last month in Springfield to explain why the graduated income tax structure Gov. J.B. Pritzker is pushing to replace the current flat tax system will drag the Illinois business community even further down the scale than it already is.
House Rep. Thomas Bennett (R-Watseka) said Monday that Illinois has dropped in population because it already has such a high tax burden, and the graduated income tax structure would make that even worse.
Voter registration data shows Pleasant Ridge Township Precinct 1, Charlotte Township Precinct 1 and Rooks Creek Township Precinct 1 are ranked among the Illinois precincts with the most Republican voters
House Speaker Michael Madigan used his absolute power over the legislative process to move legislation to the floor on Friday that exchanges Illinois’ constitutionally mandated flat income tax with a progressive tax.
Voter registration data shows Lexington Township Precinct 2, Dwight Township Precinct 2 and Dwight Township Precinct 4 are area precincts ranked among the Illinois precincts with the most Independent voters
Voter registration data shows Lexington Township Precinct 2, Dwight Township Precinct 2 and Dwight Township Precinct 4 are area precincts ranked among the McLean County precincts with the most Independent voters
Republican state Rep. Dan Caulkins (Geneva) sees all too familiar warning signs in the gas tax bill now set for a full House vote after recently being green-lighted by the Illinois House Revenue and Finance Committee.