Illinois Rep. Nathan Reitz (D-Steeleville) voted for a measure to update the state’s contentious Fair Tax law via a 202 ballot measure on May 27. Reitz’s vote on the Senate Joint Resolution Constitutional Amendment 1 allowed the bill to pass at a 77-44 vote.
Voter registration data shows Road District 1 Precinct 1, Road District 1 Precinct 2 and Pinckneyville Township Precinct 6 are ranked among the SW Illinois precincts with the highest percentage of Democrat 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 Monroe County Precinct 15, Monroe County Precinct 20 and Road District 1 Precinct 6 are area precincts ranked among the Illinois precincts with the most Independent voters
Voter registration data shows Monroe County Precinct 15, Monroe County Precinct 20 and Road District 1 Precinct 6 are area precincts ranked among the SW Illinois precincts with the most Independent voters
Illinois Republican Party Chairman Tim Schneider finds it difficult to seriously consider Gov. J.B. Pritzker's graduated income tax-hike proposal, given the source of the plan's own history of personal finance.