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  1. Taxpayers Fight Two Property Tax Increase Referendums On The April 2 Ballot
    12-Mar-19 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Fight Two Property Tax Increase Referendums On The April 2 Ballot
  2. TAXPAYERS MUST RESIST PRITZKER’S DISASTROUS TAX-INCREASE PLANS
    22-Jan-19 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS MUST RESIST PRITZKER’S DISASTROUS TAX-INCREASE PLANS
  3. Tell Ill. Senate Republican Leader: Don’t Conspire with Democrats!
    14-Jan-19 • Comments Off on Tell Ill. Senate Republican Leader: Don’t Conspire with Democrats!
  4. U.S. REP THOMAS MASSIE: END TAXPAYERFUNDED CONGRESSIONAL PENSIONS!
    2-Mar-21 • 0 Comment
  5. A Look Back: Madness in Madison
    26-Feb-21 • 0 Comment
  6. ILLINOIS NEEDS RECALL MECHANISM LIKE CALIFORNIA’S!
    24-Feb-21 • 0 Comment
  7. PRITZKER PROPOSES HUGE BACK-DOOR TAX INCREASE FOR ILLINOIS BUSINESSES
    18-Feb-21 • 0 Comment
  8. Pritzker To Kill-Off Small Businesses
    15-Feb-21 • 0 Comment
  9. CTA Red Line Extension Boondoggle
    11-Feb-21 • 0 Comment
  10. Governor Pritzker Still Threatens Taxpayers With State Income Tax Increase
    9-Feb-21 • 0 Comment
  11. A LOOK BACK: BILL 10A TEN YEARS AGO
    28-Jan-21 • Comments Off on A LOOK BACK: BILL 10A TEN YEARS AGO
  12. Pritzker’s Administration: From the People By the Politicians For the Bloodsuckers
    12-Jan-21 • Comments Off on Pritzker’s Administration: From the People By the Politicians For the Bloodsuckers
  13. NINE OF 10 FASTEST-GROWING U.S. CITIES IN 2020 WERE IN RED STATES!
    12-Jan-21 • Comments Off on NINE OF 10 FASTEST-GROWING U.S. CITIES IN 2020 WERE IN RED STATES!
  14. ILLINOIS TAXPAYERS AGAIN THREATENED WITH HUGE TAX INCREASE
    4-Jan-21 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS TAXPAYERS AGAIN THREATENED WITH HUGE TAX INCREASE
  15. MATTOON PROPERTY TAXES SUCKED INTO BLACK HOLE OF GOV. PENSION PLANS
    14-Dec-20 • Comments Off on MATTOON PROPERTY TAXES SUCKED INTO BLACK HOLE OF GOV. PENSION PLANS
  16. CTA Redline Scam
    19-Nov-20 • Comments Off on CTA Redline Scam
  17. POWER HUNGRY LEFTIST GOVERNORS AND MAYORS PREPARE FOR NEW INEFFECTIVE, DESTRUCTIVE LOCKDOWNS
    16-Nov-20 • Comments Off on POWER HUNGRY LEFTIST GOVERNORS AND MAYORS PREPARE FOR NEW INEFFECTIVE, DESTRUCTIVE LOCKDOWNS
  18. VICTORY!
    5-Nov-20 • Comments Off on VICTORY!
  19. Reminder: vote NO by Tomorrow!
    2-Nov-20 • Comments Off on Reminder: vote NO by Tomorrow!
  20. Northbrook’s Massive Government Employee Pensions
    29-Oct-20 • Comments Off on Northbrook’s Massive Government Employee Pensions
  21. Roselle’s Pension Scam
    23-Oct-20 • Comments Off on Roselle’s Pension Scam
  22. Lake County Government Schools: Mismanagement Woes
    19-Oct-20 • Comments Off on Lake County Government Schools: Mismanagement Woes
  23. Pritzker Funded Group Spends $10,000 On Fake News In Support of Income Theft Amendment
    14-Oct-20 • Comments Off on Pritzker Funded Group Spends $10,000 On Fake News In Support of Income Theft Amendment
  24. Taxpayers Fight Home Rule Push in Crestwood
    13-Oct-20 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Fight Home Rule Push in Crestwood
  25. Lake Forest’s Lavish Pensions
    9-Oct-20 • Comments Off on Lake Forest’s Lavish Pensions
  26. DESPERATE AND DUPLICITOUS PRITZKER HAS LT. GOV. STRATTON THREATEN ILL. TAXPAYERS IN COWARDLY MOVE
    28-Sep-20 • Comments Off on DESPERATE AND DUPLICITOUS PRITZKER HAS LT. GOV. STRATTON THREATEN ILL. TAXPAYERS IN COWARDLY MOVE
  27. PRITZKER’S INCOME THEFT AMENDMENT WOULD MAKE STATE CORPORATE INCOME TAX THIRD HIGHEST IN THE COUNTRY
    22-Sep-20 • Comments Off on PRITZKER’S INCOME THEFT AMENDMENT WOULD MAKE STATE CORPORATE INCOME TAX THIRD HIGHEST IN THE COUNTRY
  28. GROWING GOVERNMENT PENSIONS CHOKE-OUT SANGAMON TAXPAYERS
    21-Sep-20 • Comments Off on GROWING GOVERNMENT PENSIONS CHOKE-OUT SANGAMON TAXPAYERS
  29. ILLINOIS STATE POLICE BLOCK TAXPAYERS UNITED OF AMERICA NEWS CONFERENCE!
    16-Sep-20 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS STATE POLICE BLOCK TAXPAYERS UNITED OF AMERICA NEWS CONFERENCE!
  30. TAXPAYERS WELCOME 5%-10% ILLINOIS STATE BUDGET CUTS
    16-Sep-20 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS WELCOME 5%-10% ILLINOIS STATE BUDGET CUTS
  31. STATE UNIVERSITIES RETIREMENT SYSTEM SHOWS WHY GOV. PENSIONS ARE BANKRUPTING ILLINOIS
    14-Sep-20 • Comments Off on STATE UNIVERSITIES RETIREMENT SYSTEM SHOWS WHY GOV. PENSIONS ARE BANKRUPTING ILLINOIS
  32. Peoria’s Perplexing Pension Problem: Taxpayers Can’t Afford What Pols Promised
    3-Sep-20 • Comments Off on Peoria’s Perplexing Pension Problem: Taxpayers Can’t Afford What Pols Promised
  33. James R. Thompson: The Ghost Haunting Illinois
    17-Aug-20 • Comments Off on James R. Thompson: The Ghost Haunting Illinois
  34. Pritzker Spins His Wheels At Taxpayer Expense
    29-Jul-20 • Comments Off on Pritzker Spins His Wheels At Taxpayer Expense
  35. BIDEN PROPOSED $4 TRILLION TAX INCREASE!
    13-Jul-20 • Comments Off on BIDEN PROPOSED $4 TRILLION TAX INCREASE!
  36. FRESH AIR, NOT LOCKDOWNS FOR ILLINOIS!
    3-Jul-20 • Comments Off on FRESH AIR, NOT LOCKDOWNS FOR ILLINOIS!
  37. BLUE STATES HEAD TOWARD DEPRESSION
    29-Jun-20 • Comments Off on BLUE STATES HEAD TOWARD DEPRESSION
  38. Rockford Pensioners Collect Millions Amid Unemployment Crisis
    26-Jun-20 • Comments Off on Rockford Pensioners Collect Millions Amid Unemployment Crisis
  39. PRITZKER SOVIET-STYLE LOCKDOWN PUT ILLINOISANS AT GREAT MEDICAL RISK
    22-Jun-20 • Comments Off on PRITZKER SOVIET-STYLE LOCKDOWN PUT ILLINOISANS AT GREAT MEDICAL RISK
  40. Rock Island Taxpayers: Enough Already!
    12-Jun-20 • Comments Off on Rock Island Taxpayers: Enough Already!
  41. 148,654 Illinois Government Pension Millionaires!
    27-May-20 • Comments Off on 148,654 Illinois Government Pension Millionaires!
  42. STATE PENSIONS FATTEN WALLETS OF RETIRED ILLINOIS POLITICIANS
    20-May-20 • Comments Off on STATE PENSIONS FATTEN WALLETS OF RETIRED ILLINOIS POLITICIANS
  43. The Protests Are Working!
    8-May-20 • Comments Off on The Protests Are Working!
  44. CHICAGO COVID-19 BOONDOGGLES WASTE MILLIONS AS LOCKDOWN DESTROYS LOCAL ECONOMY
    4-May-20 • Comments Off on CHICAGO COVID-19 BOONDOGGLES WASTE MILLIONS AS LOCKDOWN DESTROYS LOCAL ECONOMY
  45. STOP LOCKDOWNS, ISOLATION AND ECONOMIC CARNAGE!
    27-Apr-20 • Comments Off on STOP LOCKDOWNS, ISOLATION AND ECONOMIC CARNAGE!
  46. ILL. GOV. PRITZKER MUST OPEN STATE AND CUT TAXES TO AVOID DISASTER
    23-Apr-20 • Comments Off on ILL. GOV. PRITZKER MUST OPEN STATE AND CUT TAXES TO AVOID DISASTER
  47. Governor Pritzker Must Do More For Taxpayers NOW!
    29-Mar-20 • Comments Off on Governor Pritzker Must Do More For Taxpayers NOW!
  48. CORONAVIRUS GOOD NEWS SUGGESTS EXPENSIVE OVERREACTION AT TAXPAYER EXPENSE
    28-Mar-20 • Comments Off on CORONAVIRUS GOOD NEWS SUGGESTS EXPENSIVE OVERREACTION AT TAXPAYER EXPENSE
  49. LAW PROFESSOR TO PRITZKER: DON’T USE CONSTITUTION AS EXCUSE TO AVOID PENSION REFORM
    19-Mar-20 • Comments Off on LAW PROFESSOR TO PRITZKER: DON’T USE CONSTITUTION AS EXCUSE TO AVOID PENSION REFORM
  50. Turning Point
    18-Mar-20 • Comments Off on Turning Point
  51. TO GOV. PRITZKER: TAX CUTS, NOT TAX HIKES!
    17-Mar-20 • Comments Off on TO GOV. PRITZKER: TAX CUTS, NOT TAX HIKES!
  52. ANTI-HOME RULE TAXPAYERS WARMLY RECEIVED IN WESTCHESTER
    16-Mar-20 • Comments Off on ANTI-HOME RULE TAXPAYERS WARMLY RECEIVED IN WESTCHESTER
  53. Pritzker Needs To Give Emergency Relief To Taxpayers
    13-Mar-20 • Comments Off on Pritzker Needs To Give Emergency Relief To Taxpayers
  54. Burr Ridge Mayor Attempts Coup Of Taxpayer Meeting
    11-Mar-20 • Comments Off on Burr Ridge Mayor Attempts Coup Of Taxpayer Meeting
  55. GLENVIEW DIST. 34 BOARD MEMBER LASHES OUT AT TAXPAYERS
    10-Mar-20 • Comments Off on GLENVIEW DIST. 34 BOARD MEMBER LASHES OUT AT TAXPAYERS
  56. HINSDALE SD 181 ANNUAL PENSION OF $315,336 JUST TIP OF THE ICEBERG
    4-Mar-20 • Comments Off on HINSDALE SD 181 ANNUAL PENSION OF $315,336 JUST TIP OF THE ICEBERG
  57. TAXPAYERS URGE “NO” VOTE ON HUGE BARRINGTON $147,000,000 PROPERTY TAX INCREASE
    3-Mar-20 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS URGE “NO” VOTE ON HUGE BARRINGTON $147,000,000 PROPERTY TAX INCREASE
  58. Red Light Camera Tax To Be Reigned In
    27-Feb-20 • Comments Off on Red Light Camera Tax To Be Reigned In
  59. Glenview Taxpayers Mobilize Against $119,000,000 Property Tax Increase
    26-Feb-20 • Comments Off on Glenview Taxpayers Mobilize Against $119,000,000 Property Tax Increase
  60. “INFRASTRUCTURE” TAXES HELP POLITICIANS, NOT COMMUTERS
    18-Feb-20 • Comments Off on “INFRASTRUCTURE” TAXES HELP POLITICIANS, NOT COMMUTERS
  61. Politicians Pave Way for Municipal Income Tax
    12-Feb-20 • Comments Off on Politicians Pave Way for Municipal Income Tax
  62. TUA SUPPORTS BANKRUPTCY FOR ILLINOIS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
    11-Feb-20 • Comments Off on TUA SUPPORTS BANKRUPTCY FOR ILLINOIS AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS
  63. OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT-EMPLOYEE PENSIONS HARMING MCHENRY COUNTY TAXPAYERS!
    31-Jan-20 • Comments Off on OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT-EMPLOYEE PENSIONS HARMING MCHENRY COUNTY TAXPAYERS!
  64. Happy Articles of Liberty Day!
    30-Jan-20 • Comments Off on Happy Articles of Liberty Day!
  65. Township Trustees Push To End Township Waste
    29-Jan-20 • Comments Off on Township Trustees Push To End Township Waste
  66. OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT-EMPLOYEE PENSIONS HARMING LAKE COUNTY TAXPAYERS!
    20-Jan-20 • Comments Off on OUTRAGEOUS GOVERNMENT-EMPLOYEE PENSIONS HARMING LAKE COUNTY TAXPAYERS!
  67. DECATUR DECIMATED BY GOV. PENSION TAX INCREASES
    13-Dec-19 • Comments Off on DECATUR DECIMATED BY GOV. PENSION TAX INCREASES
  68. Kane County Taxpayers Burdened By Lavish Government Pensions
    5-Dec-19 • Comments Off on Kane County Taxpayers Burdened By Lavish Government Pensions
  69. ILLINOIS’ ONLY HOPE MAY BE BANKRUPTCY
    3-Dec-19 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS’ ONLY HOPE MAY BE BANKRUPTCY
  70. ILLINOIS ONE OF WORST STATES FOR BUSINESS TAX CLIMATE!
    25-Nov-19 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS ONE OF WORST STATES FOR BUSINESS TAX CLIMATE!
  71. Jim Tobin Warmly Welcomed At The Ronald Reagan Breakfast Club
    21-Nov-19 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Warmly Welcomed At The Ronald Reagan Breakfast Club
  72. Madison & St. Claire County Taxpayers Reject Job-Killing Sales Tax Increase
    14-Nov-19 • Comments Off on Madison & St. Claire County Taxpayers Reject Job-Killing Sales Tax Increase
  73. Pro-Income Tax Increase AARP Event Flops
    6-Nov-19 • Comments Off on Pro-Income Tax Increase AARP Event Flops
  74. Tax Increases Fail To Fend Off Kankakee Government Pension Woes
    3-Nov-19 • Comments Off on Tax Increases Fail To Fend Off Kankakee Government Pension Woes
  75. INCREASING CLASS SIZE KEY TO SOLVING CPS FISCAL WOES
    28-Oct-19 • Comments Off on INCREASING CLASS SIZE KEY TO SOLVING CPS FISCAL WOES
  76. Bloomington Taxes Take Huge Bite out of Taxpayers
    25-Oct-19 • Comments Off on Bloomington Taxes Take Huge Bite out of Taxpayers
  77. Give Chicago Teachers Pink Slips
    24-Oct-19 • Comments Off on Give Chicago Teachers Pink Slips
  78. The Southern Illinois Pension Problem
    23-Oct-19 • Comments Off on The Southern Illinois Pension Problem
  79. Springfield IL Taxpayers Crushed by Gov. Pension Debt
    20-Oct-19 • Comments Off on Springfield IL Taxpayers Crushed by Gov. Pension Debt
  80. GREEDY TEACHERS UNION WANTS MORE THAN OVERLY-GENEROUS CONTRACT OFFERS
    15-Oct-19 • Comments Off on GREEDY TEACHERS UNION WANTS MORE THAN OVERLY-GENEROUS CONTRACT OFFERS
  81. TAXPAYERS SUPPORT REPEAL OF MOTOR FUEL TAX PROPOSED BY ST. REP. ALLEN SKILLICORN
    15-Oct-19 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS SUPPORT REPEAL OF MOTOR FUEL TAX PROPOSED BY ST. REP. ALLEN SKILLICORN
  82. NEW STUDY CONFIRMS ILLINOIS IS WORST STATE IN THE COUNTRY FOR TAXES
    4-Oct-19 • Comments Off on NEW STUDY CONFIRMS ILLINOIS IS WORST STATE IN THE COUNTRY FOR TAXES
  83. Peoria Property Tax Squeeze: Pay More to Fund Gov. Pensions
    25-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Peoria Property Tax Squeeze: Pay More to Fund Gov. Pensions
  84. Rock Island Gov. Pensions Drive Higher Property Taxes
    17-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Rock Island Gov. Pensions Drive Higher Property Taxes
  85. Taxpayers at LiberTEA Fest 2019
    9-Sep-19 • Comments Off on Taxpayers at LiberTEA Fest 2019
  86. PENSION CONSOLIDATION BILLS WOULD RAISE PROPERTY TAXES WITHOUT REFERENDUM AND WEAKEN THE SOUND PENSION PLANS
    22-Aug-19 • Comments Off on PENSION CONSOLIDATION BILLS WOULD RAISE PROPERTY TAXES WITHOUT REFERENDUM AND WEAKEN THE SOUND PENSION PLANS
  87. Rockford Property Taxes Going Up to Fund Gov. Pensions!
    9-Aug-19 • Comments Off on Rockford Property Taxes Going Up to Fund Gov. Pensions!
  88. 13th Annual Illinois Pension Report
    1-Aug-19 • Comments Off on 13th Annual Illinois Pension Report
  89. Champaign Government Pensions Take Huge Bite out of Taxpayers
    31-Jul-19 • Comments Off on Champaign Government Pensions Take Huge Bite out of Taxpayers
  90. REMINDER: Fill Up Before July 1!
    26-Jun-19 • Comments Off on REMINDER: Fill Up Before July 1!
  91. PRITZKER AND MADIGAN TO PUSH ILLINOIS OVER THE EDGE WITH THEIR PROPOSED GRADUATED STATE INCOME TAX INCREASE
    26-Jun-19 • Comments Off on PRITZKER AND MADIGAN TO PUSH ILLINOIS OVER THE EDGE WITH THEIR PROPOSED GRADUATED STATE INCOME TAX INCREASE
  92. GOV. PRITZKER ORCHESTRATES REGRESSIVE TAXES ON MIDDLE CLASS AND POOR
    3-Jun-19 • Comments Off on GOV. PRITZKER ORCHESTRATES REGRESSIVE TAXES ON MIDDLE CLASS AND POOR
  93. Greedy Democrats Pass Graduated Income Tax Increase Amendment
    28-May-19 • Comments Off on Greedy Democrats Pass Graduated Income Tax Increase Amendment
  94. Taxpayers In Springfield Protest Pritzker’s New Middle Class Taxes
    22-May-19 • Comments Off on Taxpayers In Springfield Protest Pritzker’s New Middle Class Taxes
  95. Say NO To A Graduated Income Tax Increase
    17-May-19 • Comments Off on Say NO To A Graduated Income Tax Increase
  96. JAIL PRITZKER, FREE TAXPAYERS!
    24-Apr-19 • Comments Off on JAIL PRITZKER, FREE TAXPAYERS!
  97. TAX FREEDOM DAY AGAIN FALLS ON APRIL 16
    11-Apr-19 • Comments Off on TAX FREEDOM DAY AGAIN FALLS ON APRIL 16
  98. Taxpayers Win Big In Barrington And Gear Up For The Coming Tax Battles
    3-Apr-19 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Win Big In Barrington And Gear Up For The Coming Tax Battles
  99. ILLINOIS POLITICIANS PROPOSE TO RAISE GASOLINE TAXES BASED ON MISREPRESENTED STATISTICS
    27-Mar-19 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS POLITICIANS PROPOSE TO RAISE GASOLINE TAXES BASED ON MISREPRESENTED STATISTICS
  100. Stop The Rain Tax!
    25-Mar-19 • Comments Off on Stop The Rain Tax!
  101. Where Is The Money Going?
    22-Mar-19 • Comments Off on Where Is The Money Going?
  102. Taxpayers Fight Two New Home Rule Referendum
    14-Mar-19 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Fight Two New Home Rule Referendum
  103. The Illinois Road Hysteria
    1-Mar-19 • Comments Off on The Illinois Road Hysteria
  104. Pritzker Defends Lavish Government Pensions Despite Economic Reality
    21-Feb-19 • Comments Off on Pritzker Defends Lavish Government Pensions Despite Economic Reality
  105. Retired CCSD Employees Receive Huge Pensions
    19-Feb-19 • Comments Off on Retired CCSD Employees Receive Huge Pensions
  106. Taxpayers Crush Gas Tax Threat
    9-Jan-19 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Crush Gas Tax Threat
  107. Massive Gas Tax Increase From Springfield
    26-Dec-18 • Comments Off on Massive Gas Tax Increase From Springfield
  108. Tax Raisers Ready For MASSIVE Gas Tax Increase
    19-Dec-18 • Comments Off on Tax Raisers Ready For MASSIVE Gas Tax Increase
  109. TAXPAYERS SAY NO TO ANY INCREASE IN THE ILLINOIS GASOLINE TAX
    17-Dec-18 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS SAY NO TO ANY INCREASE IN THE ILLINOIS GASOLINE TAX
  110. ILLINOIS CELL PHONE TAXES AND FEES HIGHEST IN THE U.S.
    13-Dec-18 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS CELL PHONE TAXES AND FEES HIGHEST IN THE U.S.
  111. TAXPAYER ALERT!
    20-Nov-18 • Comments Off on TAXPAYER ALERT!
  112. HOW HOME RULE WAS DEFEATED — AGAIN — IN LEMONT
    19-Nov-18 • Comments Off on HOW HOME RULE WAS DEFEATED — AGAIN — IN LEMONT
  113. Chicago Public Schools Build Rich Future For Teachers
    13-Nov-18 • Comments Off on Chicago Public Schools Build Rich Future For Teachers
  114. 5 NEW HOME RULE VICTORIES AND NEW CHALLENGES
    7-Nov-18 • Comments Off on 5 NEW HOME RULE VICTORIES AND NEW CHALLENGES
  115. Gov. Pension Burdens Crush Rock Island County Taxpayers
    30-Oct-18 • Comments Off on Gov. Pension Burdens Crush Rock Island County Taxpayers
  116. ILLINOIS HAS SIXTH-HIGHEST PROPERTY TAXES IN THE U.S.
    25-Oct-18 • Comments Off on ILLINOIS HAS SIXTH-HIGHEST PROPERTY TAXES IN THE U.S.
  117. Evanston To Close Fire Station and Lay Off Police To Pay Lavish City Pensions
    24-Oct-18 • Comments Off on Evanston To Close Fire Station and Lay Off Police To Pay Lavish City Pensions
  118. Sangamon Pension Promises Strap Taxpayers
    17-Oct-18 • Comments Off on Sangamon Pension Promises Strap Taxpayers
  119. BATAVIA CITY OFFICIALS USE PUBLIC MONEY TO FIGHT MOVE TO REPEAL HOME RULE TAXING POWERS
    11-Oct-18 • Comments Off on BATAVIA CITY OFFICIALS USE PUBLIC MONEY TO FIGHT MOVE TO REPEAL HOME RULE TAXING POWERS
  120. “PROPERTY TAX RELIEF” BIG LIE GETS NEW LIFE FROM CANDIDATE J. B. PRITZKER
    9-Oct-18 • Comments Off on “PROPERTY TAX RELIEF” BIG LIE GETS NEW LIFE FROM CANDIDATE J. B. PRITZKER
  121. TAXPAYERS UNITED OF AMERICA FIGHTING HOME RULE TAXING POWERS IN SIX MUNICIPALITIES
    3-Oct-18 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS UNITED OF AMERICA FIGHTING HOME RULE TAXING POWERS IN SIX MUNICIPALITIES
  122. Peoria Plush Pension Panic
    3-Oct-18 • Comments Off on Peoria Plush Pension Panic
  123. NEW TAX FOUNDATION REPORT: ILLINOIS NOW 5TH WORST STATE FOR STATE AND LOCAL TAXES
    26-Sep-18 • Comments Off on NEW TAX FOUNDATION REPORT: ILLINOIS NOW 5TH WORST STATE FOR STATE AND LOCAL TAXES
  124. Home Rule is Home Ruin
    25-Sep-18 • Comments Off on Home Rule is Home Ruin
  125. Batavia Home Rule Meeting
    18-Sep-18 • Comments Off on Batavia Home Rule Meeting
  126. Rockford Pensions Release
    14-Sep-18 • 1 Comment
  127. TUA In The News: Trump and Taxes
    27-Aug-18 • Comments Off on TUA In The News: Trump and Taxes
  128. Tax Protest Meeting Berwyn!
    8-Aug-18 • Comments Off on Tax Protest Meeting Berwyn!
  129. From the Tax Foundation: Automobile Tariffs Would Offset Half the TCJA Gains for Low-income Households
    11-Jul-18 • Comments Off on From the Tax Foundation: Automobile Tariffs Would Offset Half the TCJA Gains for Low-income Households
  130. DEMOCRAT ESTABLISHMENT CHALLENGES SIGNATURES OF INDEPENDENT GUBERNATORIAL TICKET DOCK WALLS AND JIM TOBIN
    3-Jul-18 • Comments Off on DEMOCRAT ESTABLISHMENT CHALLENGES SIGNATURES OF INDEPENDENT GUBERNATORIAL TICKET DOCK WALLS AND JIM TOBIN
  131. 12th Annual Illinois Pension Report
    28-Jun-18 • Comments Off on 12th Annual Illinois Pension Report
  132. CHICAGO TRIBUNE CAN’T FIGURE OUT WHY CHICAGO AND ILLINOIS HAVE LOST POPULATION – BUT WE CAN
    4-Jun-18 • Comments Off on CHICAGO TRIBUNE CAN’T FIGURE OUT WHY CHICAGO AND ILLINOIS HAVE LOST POPULATION – BUT WE CAN
  133. North Side Residents Drown From Higher Property Taxes
    31-May-18 • Comments Off on North Side Residents Drown From Higher Property Taxes
  134. CHICAGO FED PROPOSAL TO HELP ILLINOIS: NEW STATEWIDE PROPERTY TAX!
    16-May-18 • 2 Comments
  135. Illinois Government Pension Rip-off
    15-May-18 • Comments Off on Illinois Government Pension Rip-off
  136. Democrat Hack Zalewski Prevents TUA Spokesman Zimnicki From Testifying At Committee Hearing
    4-May-18 • Comments Off on Democrat Hack Zalewski Prevents TUA Spokesman Zimnicki From Testifying At Committee Hearing
  137. Ottawa Taxpayer Meeting Thursday, May 10
    3-May-18 • Comments Off on Ottawa Taxpayer Meeting Thursday, May 10
  138. The Gold Standard in Taxpayer Abuse: Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
    28-Apr-18 • Comments Off on The Gold Standard in Taxpayer Abuse: Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund
  139. Jim Tobin and TEF featured by WBBM News Radio
    27-Apr-18 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin and TEF featured by WBBM News Radio
  140. “Tax Freedom Day” Is an Oxymoron
    16-Apr-18 • Comments Off on “Tax Freedom Day” Is an Oxymoron
  141. Taxpayers Defeat Three Home Rule Referenda On March 20
    21-Mar-18 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Defeat Three Home Rule Referenda On March 20
  142. Representative Skillicorn Accuses East Dundee of Covering Up Financial Fraud
    16-Mar-18 • Comments Off on Representative Skillicorn Accuses East Dundee of Covering Up Financial Fraud
  143. Merrionette Park Politicians Using Taxpayer Dollars To Push For Unlimited Home Rule Taxing Powers
    16-Mar-18 • Comments Off on Merrionette Park Politicians Using Taxpayer Dollars To Push For Unlimited Home Rule Taxing Powers
  144. TUA Rockford Home Rule Press Conference
    15-Mar-18 • Comments Off on TUA Rockford Home Rule Press Conference
  145. Local Taxpayer Takes a Stand Against Home Rule
    13-Mar-18 • Comments Off on Local Taxpayer Takes a Stand Against Home Rule
  146. BLOATED E. DUNDEE GOV. SALARIES & BENEFITS PROVE NEED TO REPEAL UNLIMITED HOME RULE TAXING POWERS
    12-Mar-18 • Comments Off on BLOATED E. DUNDEE GOV. SALARIES & BENEFITS PROVE NEED TO REPEAL UNLIMITED HOME RULE TAXING POWERS
  147. MT. PROSPECT DIST. 57 TAXPAYERS OPPOSE MARCH 20 PROPERTY TAX INCREASE REFERENDUM
    7-Mar-18 • Comments Off on MT. PROSPECT DIST. 57 TAXPAYERS OPPOSE MARCH 20 PROPERTY TAX INCREASE REFERENDUM
  148. TUA Exposes Two McHenry Tax Villains
    6-Mar-18 • Comments Off on TUA Exposes Two McHenry Tax Villains
  149. LONG-TIME ILLINOIS TAXPAYER ADVOCATE, BOB REDFERN, HAS DIED
    6-Mar-18 • Comments Off on LONG-TIME ILLINOIS TAXPAYER ADVOCATE, BOB REDFERN, HAS DIED
  150. Successful Taxpayer Meeting in Homewood
    5-Mar-18 • Comments Off on Successful Taxpayer Meeting in Homewood
  151. The Homewood Home Rule Hoodwink
    26-Feb-18 • Comments Off on The Homewood Home Rule Hoodwink
  152. “What’s Yours is Mine” – Rockford Government
    21-Feb-18 • Comments Off on “What’s Yours is Mine” – Rockford Government
  153. All CO Pension Data
    19-Feb-18 • Comments Off on All CO Pension Data
  154. TAXPAYER MEETING IN EAST DUNDEE EDUCATES VOTERS ON THE DANGER OF HOME RULE
    1-Feb-18 • Comments Off on TAXPAYER MEETING IN EAST DUNDEE EDUCATES VOTERS ON THE DANGER OF HOME RULE
  155. Taxpayers Oppose Three New Home Rule Referendums
    22-Jan-18 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose Three New Home Rule Referendums
  156. Taxpayers Call For Cook County Pension Reform
    18-Jan-18 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Call For Cook County Pension Reform
  157. Tax Accountability Endorses Jeanne Ives in Illinois’ GOP Gubernatorial Primary
    16-Jan-18 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Jeanne Ives in Illinois’ GOP Gubernatorial Primary
  158. Throw Taxpayer Traitor Terri Bryant Out of Office
    15-Jan-18 • Comments Off on Throw Taxpayer Traitor Terri Bryant Out of Office
  159. TUA Exposes Illinois Bankruptcy
    3-Jan-18 • Comments Off on TUA Exposes Illinois Bankruptcy
  160. Morton School District 201 Tax Thieves
    14-Dec-17 • Comments Off on Morton School District 201 Tax Thieves
  161. Rahm’s Amusement Tax- Not Funny to Taxpayers who Fund Lavish Muni Pensions
    13-Dec-17 • Comments Off on Rahm’s Amusement Tax- Not Funny to Taxpayers who Fund Lavish Muni Pensions
  162. TUA Goes Into The Belly Of The Beast To Name Taxpayer Traitor Mike Unes
    30-Nov-17 • Comments Off on TUA Goes Into The Belly Of The Beast To Name Taxpayer Traitor Mike Unes
  163. Cook County Gov Retirees’ Millionaire’s Club
    28-Nov-17 • Comments Off on Cook County Gov Retirees’ Millionaire’s Club
  164. TAX SURVEY OF GOV. RAUNER AND THE 99TH ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY RELEASED
    15-Nov-17 • Comments Off on TAX SURVEY OF GOV. RAUNER AND THE 99TH ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY RELEASED
  165. Taxpayer and Environmental Advocate Gail Dunham Becomes New Mayor of Summerfield, NC
    13-Nov-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayer and Environmental Advocate Gail Dunham Becomes New Mayor of Summerfield, NC
  166. Taxpayers United of America Names Ill. St. Rep. Michael D. Unes “Taxpayer Traitor”
    1-Nov-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United of America Names Ill. St. Rep. Michael D. Unes “Taxpayer Traitor”
  167. Taxpayers Name St. Rep. Norine K. Hammond “Taxpayer Traitor”
    26-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Name St. Rep. Norine K. Hammond “Taxpayer Traitor”
  168. Tax Accountability Endorses Gail Dunham for Mayor of Summerfield, North Carolina
    24-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Gail Dunham for Mayor of Summerfield, North Carolina
  169. Seven of Eleven Republican Taxpayer Traitors Exposed by TUA Will Not Run Again
    16-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Seven of Eleven Republican Taxpayer Traitors Exposed by TUA Will Not Run Again
  170. Cook Co. Soda Tax Would Subsidize Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions of Retired Cook Co. Politicians and Bureaucrats
    10-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Cook Co. Soda Tax Would Subsidize Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions of Retired Cook Co. Politicians and Bureaucrats
  171. Bombastic Taxpayer Traitor St. Rep. David Harris Won’t Run For Reelection After Exposure By TUA
    5-Oct-17 • Comments Off on Bombastic Taxpayer Traitor St. Rep. David Harris Won’t Run For Reelection After Exposure By TUA
  172. Taxpayers Oppose Taxpayer Traitor David Harris in Mt. Prospect and Prospect Heights
    7-Sep-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose Taxpayer Traitor David Harris in Mt. Prospect and Prospect Heights
  173. Announcing the latest taxpayer traitor: David Harris
    29-Aug-17 • Comments Off on Announcing the latest taxpayer traitor: David Harris
  174. Tax Traitor Bites the Dust
    23-Aug-17 • Comments Off on Tax Traitor Bites the Dust
  175. WARNING: ANOTHER ILLINOIS STATE INCOME TAX HIKE IN 2018!
    20-Jul-17 • Comments Off on WARNING: ANOTHER ILLINOIS STATE INCOME TAX HIKE IN 2018!
  176. GOP Turncoats Collude with Democrats to Raise Illinois Income Taxes
    13-Jul-17 • Comments Off on GOP Turncoats Collude with Democrats to Raise Illinois Income Taxes
  177. TUA Denounces Illinois Income Tax Hike in Sun-Times and IL Forum
    11-Jul-17 • Comments Off on TUA Denounces Illinois Income Tax Hike in Sun-Times and IL Forum
  178. Taxpayers Say Illinois Income Tax Hike is Legal Plunder
    7-Jul-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Say Illinois Income Tax Hike is Legal Plunder
  179. Taxpayers to Gov. Rauner: No State Income Tax Increase!
    23-Jun-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers to Gov. Rauner: No State Income Tax Increase!
  180. Robocalls targeting three local House districts with strong message against income tax hike
    1-Jun-17 • Comments Off on Robocalls targeting three local House districts with strong message against income tax hike
  181. Taxpayers Revolt Against Illinois State Senate Income Tax Hike
    30-May-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Revolt Against Illinois State Senate Income Tax Hike
  182. 11th Annual Report Illinois State Pensions
    10-May-17 • Comments Off on 11th Annual Report Illinois State Pensions
  183. Tax Freedom Day 2017: How Free Are We?
    19-Apr-17 • Comments Off on Tax Freedom Day 2017: How Free Are We?
  184. How the Fed Helped Pay for World War I
    6-Apr-17 • Comments Off on How the Fed Helped Pay for World War I
  185. 423 Victories for Taxpayers and TUA Since 1977
    5-Apr-17 • Comments Off on 423 Victories for Taxpayers and TUA Since 1977
  186. Don't forget to vote today!
    4-Apr-17 • Comments Off on Don't forget to vote today!
  187. Get Out and Vote Tomorrow, April 4!
    3-Apr-17 • Comments Off on Get Out and Vote Tomorrow, April 4!
  188. Oak Park voters warned of tax 'spike' if referendums pass
    28-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Oak Park voters warned of tax 'spike' if referendums pass
  189. Coal City warned that home rule is 'home ruin'
    28-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Coal City warned that home rule is 'home ruin'
  190. Tax Accountability Endorses Magnificent Seven Republican McHenry Township Candidates
    20-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Magnificent Seven Republican McHenry Township Candidates
  191. Taxpayers Oppose 7 Property Tax Increase Referenda April 4
    20-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose 7 Property Tax Increase Referenda April 4
  192. Border Adjustment Tax Isn’t Free Trade or Fair
    2-Mar-17 • Comments Off on Border Adjustment Tax Isn’t Free Trade or Fair
  193. Another State Income Tax Hike Isn’t Compromise, It’s Suicide
    15-Feb-17 • Comments Off on Another State Income Tax Hike Isn’t Compromise, It’s Suicide
  194. Kill Illinois State Income Tax Hike in Senate Now
    7-Feb-17 • Comments Off on Kill Illinois State Income Tax Hike in Senate Now
  195. Tightening of 'part-timers' pension eligibility seen as positive by taxpayers' advocate, but only 'tinkers' with big problem
    2-Feb-17 • Comments Off on Tightening of 'part-timers' pension eligibility seen as positive by taxpayers' advocate, but only 'tinkers' with big problem
  196. Rep. Schakowsky wants government to steal more from private sector
    30-Jan-17 • Comments Off on Rep. Schakowsky wants government to steal more from private sector
  197. Tobin on the Voice of Southern Illinois WJPF with Tom Miller
    26-Jan-17 • Comments Off on Tobin on the Voice of Southern Illinois WJPF with Tom Miller
  198. The State of the State: Illinois is Broken
    25-Jan-17 • Comments Off on The State of the State: Illinois is Broken
  199. The Budget Compromise is a Multibillion Dollar Income Tax Hike
    24-Jan-17 • Comments Off on The Budget Compromise is a Multibillion Dollar Income Tax Hike
  200. Taxpayers United of America says Madigan likely won't step down, despite petition
    11-Jan-17 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United of America says Madigan likely won't step down, despite petition
  201. No Lame-Duck Illinois Income Tax Hike!
    9-Jan-17 • Comments Off on No Lame-Duck Illinois Income Tax Hike!
  202. Jared Labell on CBS, discussing Chicago's 2017 tax onslaught
    30-Dec-16 • Comments Off on Jared Labell on CBS, discussing Chicago's 2017 tax onslaught
  203. Pearl Harbor at 75: What Has the Empire Wrought?
    7-Dec-16 • 1 Comment
  204. State and Local Election Victories for Tax Accountability Endorsed Candidates 11/8!
    9-Nov-16 • Comments Off on State and Local Election Victories for Tax Accountability Endorsed Candidates 11/8!
  205. State and Local Elections are Critical Vote Tuesday, November 8th!
    1-Nov-16 • Comments Off on State and Local Elections are Critical Vote Tuesday, November 8th!
  206. Chicago Police Department Threatens Taxpayers and Promotes Insecurity
    27-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Police Department Threatens Taxpayers and Promotes Insecurity
  207. Tazewell Taxpayers Trounced by Government Pensions
    25-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Tazewell Taxpayers Trounced by Government Pensions
  208. Morton Times-News | Reform group reveals Pekin-area pensions
    25-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Morton Times-News | Reform group reveals Pekin-area pensions
  209. Daily Herald | Opposition surfaces for Round Lake Park police pension proposal
    19-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Opposition surfaces for Round Lake Park police pension proposal
  210. Madison St Clair Record | More protests planned by Illinois taxpayers looking for change
    19-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Madison St Clair Record | More protests planned by Illinois taxpayers looking for change
  211. “Safe Roads” Amendment Unsafe for Illinois Taxpayers
    18-Oct-16 • Comments Off on “Safe Roads” Amendment Unsafe for Illinois Taxpayers
  212. Referenda Watch 2016: Tax Hikes!
    18-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Referenda Watch 2016: Tax Hikes!
  213. Susana Mendoza is No taxpayer Watchdog
    17-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Susana Mendoza is No taxpayer Watchdog
  214. Omaha World-Herald | To move its HQ to Chicago, ConAgra settled for less than half the $28.5M in incentives that Nebraska was willing to offer
    16-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Omaha World-Herald | To move its HQ to Chicago, ConAgra settled for less than half the $28.5M in incentives that Nebraska was willing to offer
  215. Are Illinoisans Preparing for a Tax Revolt?
    13-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Are Illinoisans Preparing for a Tax Revolt?
  216. Northwest Herald | Local anti-tax group protests in Chicago, gets chat with governor's staff
    13-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald | Local anti-tax group protests in Chicago, gets chat with governor's staff
  217. Tax Protests Spreading to Downtown Chicago
    10-Oct-16 • Comments Off on Tax Protests Spreading to Downtown Chicago
  218. CTU is Overpaid, Yet Threatens to Strike
    28-Sep-16 • Comments Off on CTU is Overpaid, Yet Threatens to Strike
  219. FDR Wanted Marines to Occupy The Chicago Tribune
    26-Sep-16 • Comments Off on FDR Wanted Marines to Occupy The Chicago Tribune
  220. George H. W. Bush and Hillary Clinton’s War on Taxpayers | Video
    22-Sep-16 • Comments Off on George H. W. Bush and Hillary Clinton’s War on Taxpayers | Video
  221. Berwyn Township Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminar
    1-Sep-16 • Comments Off on Berwyn Township Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminar
  222. The Scott Horton Show interviews Jared Labell of Taxpayers United Of America
    21-Aug-16 • Comments Off on The Scott Horton Show interviews Jared Labell of Taxpayers United Of America
  223. Illinois News Network|Illinois’ rainy day fund running dry
    20-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Illinois News Network|Illinois’ rainy day fund running dry
  224. Citizens Join Across Counties To Send A Message About Taxes
    19-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Citizens Join Across Counties To Send A Message About Taxes
  225. Bread and Circuses: The F-35 Buzzes Over Chicago
    19-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Bread and Circuses: The F-35 Buzzes Over Chicago
  226. In the land of high property taxes, one village goes for broke
    17-Aug-16 • Comments Off on In the land of high property taxes, one village goes for broke
  227. Antiwar.com | The $400 Billion F-35 Boondoggle
    11-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Antiwar.com | The $400 Billion F-35 Boondoggle
  228. Alton Daily News|Taxpayers Paying For Congresswoman's Court Case
    11-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Alton Daily News|Taxpayers Paying For Congresswoman's Court Case
  229. Dispatches|Report: Severe fixes necessary for Illinois pensions
    11-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Dispatches|Report: Severe fixes necessary for Illinois pensions
  230. Antiwar.com | Mr. Truman or: How I Learned to Start Worrying and Hate the Bomb
    11-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Antiwar.com | Mr. Truman or: How I Learned to Start Worrying and Hate the Bomb
  231. Illinois News Network|Lawsuit against Rep. Duckworth costs taxpayers
    9-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Illinois News Network|Lawsuit against Rep. Duckworth costs taxpayers
  232. Kankakee Times|Report: Union employee payment practice costs taxpayers
    4-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Kankakee Times|Report: Union employee payment practice costs taxpayers
  233. Alton Daily News|Taxpayer Group Suggests Pension Fixes
    3-Aug-16 • Comments Off on Alton Daily News|Taxpayer Group Suggests Pension Fixes
  234. Illinois News Network|Report: Severe fixes necessary for Illinois pensions
    1-Aug-16 • 1 Comment
  235. Chicago Sun-Times | Group warns of more property tax hikes for teacher pensions
    1-Aug-16 • 3 Comments
  236. Chicago Teacher Pensions Exacerbate City’s Property Tax Hikes
    28-Jul-16 • 1 Comment
  237. Sangamon Sun|Legal experts: Mautino should lose pension if convicted
    25-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Sangamon Sun|Legal experts: Mautino should lose pension if convicted
  238. American Legislative Exchange Council| The Williams Report: A look at fiscal headlines from statehouses nationwide
    20-Jul-16 • Comments Off on American Legislative Exchange Council| The Williams Report: A look at fiscal headlines from statehouses nationwide
  239. Illinois News Network|Federal workers paid for union time
    20-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Illinois News Network|Federal workers paid for union time
  240. Sangamon Sun|Report: State pension reform needed to avoid 'catastrophic' fate
    20-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Sangamon Sun|Report: State pension reform needed to avoid 'catastrophic' fate
  241. Madison County Record|The very expensive and cynical lesson David Werner taught us
    20-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Madison County Record|The very expensive and cynical lesson David Werner taught us
  242. Quad City Online|Taxpayers United founder, in Geneseo, attacks Illinois pensions
    15-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Quad City Online|Taxpayers United founder, in Geneseo, attacks Illinois pensions
  243. Madison Record|Report: Union employee funding practice costs taxpayers
    15-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|Report: Union employee funding practice costs taxpayers
  244. Madison Record|TUA: Retired state leaders living high off the hog at taxpayers expense
    15-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|TUA: Retired state leaders living high off the hog at taxpayers expense
  245. Madison Record|Two SIU retirees among top 400 pensioners in the state, report says
    15-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|Two SIU retirees among top 400 pensioners in the state, report says
  246. Illinois Watchdog Radio
    15-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Illinois Watchdog Radio
  247. Government Pensions Gobbling Up Tax Dollars in Henry County
    12-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Government Pensions Gobbling Up Tax Dollars in Henry County
  248. Former Gov. Jim Edgar Thrives While Taxpayers Toil
    7-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Former Gov. Jim Edgar Thrives While Taxpayers Toil
  249. Who Ya Gonna Call? TAXBUSTERS
    6-Jul-16 • Comments Off on Who Ya Gonna Call? TAXBUSTERS
  250. Former Gov. James R. Thompson Lives Lavishly as Social Security Recipients Struggle
    30-Jun-16 • 1 Comment
  251. Chicago Tribune|Retiring Arlington Heights park district director gets salary spike in final years of service
    29-Jun-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune|Retiring Arlington Heights park district director gets salary spike in final years of service
  252. TUA Celebrates 44 Years Defending Taxpayers
    27-Jun-16 • Comments Off on TUA Celebrates 44 Years Defending Taxpayers
  253. Tobin Talks Tax Revolts and Government Pensions in Glenview
    24-Jun-16 • Comments Off on Tobin Talks Tax Revolts and Government Pensions in Glenview
  254. 10th Annual Illinois State Pensions Report
    23-Jun-16 • 1 Comment
  255. CTU Members Agitate for More Tax Increases
    22-Jun-16 • Comments Off on CTU Members Agitate for More Tax Increases
  256. TUA Fighting $55 Million DeKalb Union-Enriching Boondoggle
    21-Jun-16 • Comments Off on TUA Fighting $55 Million DeKalb Union-Enriching Boondoggle
  257. Northwest Herald|Taxpayers United of America's president talks home rule in Woodstock
    18-May-16 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald|Taxpayers United of America's president talks home rule in Woodstock
  258. "Home Rule is Home Ruin" Presented by Jim Tobin (Video)
    18-May-16 • Comments Off on "Home Rule is Home Ruin" Presented by Jim Tobin (Video)
  259. Woodstock Seeks to Reach Further Into Taxpayers’ Pockets
    12-May-16 • Comments Off on Woodstock Seeks to Reach Further Into Taxpayers’ Pockets
  260. Wirepoints|The Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund’s Shameful Bragging Tour – WP Original
    10-May-16 • Comments Off on Wirepoints|The Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund’s Shameful Bragging Tour – WP Original
  261. Taxpayers Remain Victorious for 24 Years!
    5-May-16 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Remain Victorious for 24 Years!
  262. Northwest Herald|Voter advocacy groups to host home rule event in Woodstock
    2-May-16 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald|Voter advocacy groups to host home rule event in Woodstock
  263. Illinois Taxpayers Work One-Third of the Year for Government
    29-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Illinois Taxpayers Work One-Third of the Year for Government
  264. Madison Record|No exit strategy from Illinois budget standoff
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|No exit strategy from Illinois budget standoff
  265. Alton Daily News|Tax On Drivers Postponed
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Alton Daily News|Tax On Drivers Postponed
  266. WQAD|New proposal would tax Illinois drivers per mile
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on WQAD|New proposal would tax Illinois drivers per mile
  267. FOX 2|Illinois lawmaker proposes taxing drivers by the mile
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on FOX 2|Illinois lawmaker proposes taxing drivers by the mile
  268. ABC KHQA|Lawmakers propose new mile tax for Illinois drivers
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on ABC KHQA|Lawmakers propose new mile tax for Illinois drivers
  269. Chicago Tribune|Palatine teachers lock in 10-year contract with 6 years of 4% raises
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune|Palatine teachers lock in 10-year contract with 6 years of 4% raises
  270. Calls to ‘Soak the Rich’ Will Haunt Illinois Taxpayers
    21-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Calls to ‘Soak the Rich’ Will Haunt Illinois Taxpayers
  271. TUA Defeats Statewide Driving Tax
    18-Apr-16 • 1 Comment
  272. WGN|Lawmaker proposes taxing Illinois residents for miles they drive
    14-Apr-16 • Comments Off on WGN|Lawmaker proposes taxing Illinois residents for miles they drive
  273. Madigan’s Education Funding Constitutional Amendment is Bankrupt
    14-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Madigan’s Education Funding Constitutional Amendment is Bankrupt
  274. Madison Record|Illinois lawmakers say they're open to some higher education reforms
    12-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|Illinois lawmakers say they're open to some higher education reforms
  275. Chicago Tonight|New Report Finds Illinois Municipalities Pushing for ‘Home Rule’
    12-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Tonight|New Report Finds Illinois Municipalities Pushing for ‘Home Rule’
  276. Madison Record|Former SIUE chancellor among highest paid SURS' beneficiaries
    5-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|Former SIUE chancellor among highest paid SURS' beneficiaries
  277. Chicago Tribune|Working chumps seek outlet for anger over state financial mess
    5-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune|Working chumps seek outlet for anger over state financial mess
  278. Madison Record|TUA: Illinois taxpayers pay exponentially more than 'multi-millionaire pensioners' into SERS
    5-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|TUA: Illinois taxpayers pay exponentially more than 'multi-millionaire pensioners' into SERS
  279. Reboot Illinois|New: Top 25 biggest Illinois pensions in SURS
    5-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Reboot Illinois|New: Top 25 biggest Illinois pensions in SURS
  280. Chicago Now|Illinois turns retired state college employees into millionaires. How does your pension compare?
    5-Apr-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Now|Illinois turns retired state college employees into millionaires. How does your pension compare?
  281. Illinois’ SURS Schooling Taxpayers
    31-Mar-16 • 1 Comment
  282. Illinois Review|Skillicorn: Time to End State Legislative Pensions Now
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Illinois Review|Skillicorn: Time to End State Legislative Pensions Now
  283. Illinois Herald|Top 20 State Legislator Pension Recipients
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Illinois Herald|Top 20 State Legislator Pension Recipients
  284. Northwest Herald|From the Editor's Desk: SERS pensions take turn in spotlight
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald|From the Editor's Desk: SERS pensions take turn in spotlight
  285. Alton Daily News|Cook County Population in Decline
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Alton Daily News|Cook County Population in Decline
  286. WTAX News Radio|New Census Data Shows an Exodus out of Cook County
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on WTAX News Radio|New Census Data Shows an Exodus out of Cook County
  287. Daily Herald|How Roselle District 12 won its $500 tax increase
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Daily Herald|How Roselle District 12 won its $500 tax increase
  288. McHenry Times|With primary win secured, Allen Skillicorn vows to continue fight against Mike Madigan in House
    28-Mar-16 • Comments Off on McHenry Times|With primary win secured, Allen Skillicorn vows to continue fight against Mike Madigan in House
  289. Illinois’ SERS – Unchecked State-Sponsored Theft
    24-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Illinois’ SERS – Unchecked State-Sponsored Theft
  290. Taxpayers vs. Status Quo in Illinois Primary
    16-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Taxpayers vs. Status Quo in Illinois Primary
  291. Get Out and Vote!
    14-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Get Out and Vote!
  292. IMRF – The Gold Standard in Taxpayer Abuse
    10-Mar-16 • 1 Comment
  293. Madison Record|Haine and Haida among top IMRF beneficiaries in state; Though adequately funded, critic says pension system 'just as efficient at stealing taxpayer wealth'
    9-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|Haine and Haida among top IMRF beneficiaries in state; Though adequately funded, critic says pension system 'just as efficient at stealing taxpayer wealth'
  294. Chicago Tribune|Taxpayers need way to claw back excessive state-funded pensions
    9-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune|Taxpayers need way to claw back excessive state-funded pensions
  295. Victor C. Horne for Illinois State Rep – 35th district
    8-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Victor C. Horne for Illinois State Rep – 35th district
  296. Northwest Herald|Woodstock, Huntley expect to get home rule status after special censuses
    7-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald|Woodstock, Huntley expect to get home rule status after special censuses
  297. Madison Record|Taxpayers' advocate trounces Illinois Teachers Retirement System: 'Nothing compares to its fraud, waste and abuse'
    7-Mar-16 • 1 Comment
  298. State Data Lab|The Ruling Class: Judges’ Retirement System
    3-Mar-16 • 1 Comment
  299. McHenry Times|The Chicago Tribune: 'Our nod goes to Skillicorn' in District 66
    3-Mar-16 • Comments Off on McHenry Times|The Chicago Tribune: 'Our nod goes to Skillicorn' in District 66
  300. McHenry Times|House candidate Skillicorn states his views on property taxes, term limits and Illinois’ political leadership
    3-Mar-16 • Comments Off on McHenry Times|House candidate Skillicorn states his views on property taxes, term limits and Illinois’ political leadership
  301. Northwest Herald|From the Editor's Desk: Five land on top 200 teachers' pension list
    3-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald|From the Editor's Desk: Five land on top 200 teachers' pension list
  302. Medill Reports Chicago|As state’s finances sink, anti-tax group lets barbs, blame fly
    3-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Medill Reports Chicago|As state’s finances sink, anti-tax group lets barbs, blame fly
  303. Teachers’ Retirement System Millionaires – It’s Not For the Children
    2-Mar-16 • 3 Comments
  304. Government Continues to Ruin Higher Education
    1-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Government Continues to Ruin Higher Education
  305. Tax Accountability Announces its Candidate Endorsements
    1-Mar-16 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Announces its Candidate Endorsements
  306. Taxpayer Group Fights Property Tax Increase Referenda March 15
    29-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Taxpayer Group Fights Property Tax Increase Referenda March 15
  307. Dan Patlak for Cook County Board of Review, 1st District
    23-Feb-16 • 2 Comments
  308. Madison Record|Taxpayers' advocate says under-funded Judicial Retirement System rife with conflicts of interest
    23-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Madison Record|Taxpayers' advocate says under-funded Judicial Retirement System rife with conflicts of interest
  309. The Ruling Class: Judges’ Retirement System
    22-Feb-16 • Comments Off on The Ruling Class: Judges’ Retirement System
  310. Reboot Illinois|Top 25 legislators receiving the biggest Illinois pensions
    22-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Reboot Illinois|Top 25 legislators receiving the biggest Illinois pensions
  311. Huffington Post|Top 25 Retired Illinois Politicians With The Biggest Pension Payouts
    22-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Huffington Post|Top 25 Retired Illinois Politicians With The Biggest Pension Payouts
  312. Tinley Park|Top 25 Illinois Politicians With the Biggest Pensions
    22-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Tinley Park|Top 25 Illinois Politicians With the Biggest Pensions
  313. Click,Bang! Radio|Fighting Crazy E – Liquid Taxes
    18-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Click,Bang! Radio|Fighting Crazy E – Liquid Taxes
  314. WCMY|Watchdog group lists pension payouts to former lawmakers
    18-Feb-16 • Comments Off on WCMY|Watchdog group lists pension payouts to former lawmakers
  315. IL Gov. Rauner Strikes at the Root of Evil in Second Budget Address
    17-Feb-16 • Comments Off on IL Gov. Rauner Strikes at the Root of Evil in Second Budget Address
  316. Illinois General Assembly: A Fish Rots From the Head Down
    16-Feb-16 • 5 Comments
  317. No Hope, Nor Change: The Failure of Barack Obama
    10-Feb-16 • Comments Off on No Hope, Nor Change: The Failure of Barack Obama
  318. Chicago’s Latest Tobacco Tax Hike Snuffed Out – For Now
    9-Feb-16 • 1 Comment
  319. Premier Broadcasting|McCarter Earns Endorsement from Taxpayer Watchdog Group
    8-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Premier Broadcasting|McCarter Earns Endorsement from Taxpayer Watchdog Group
  320. It’s Time for CPS to Layoff Teachers
    5-Feb-16 • Comments Off on It’s Time for CPS to Layoff Teachers
  321. Kelly Liebmann for McHenry County Board District 6
    3-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Kelly Liebmann for McHenry County Board District 6
  322. Joe Tirio for McHenry County Recorder
    3-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Joe Tirio for McHenry County Recorder
  323. Tom Wilbeck for McHenry County Board District 1
    3-Feb-16 • 1 Comment
  324. Allen Skillicorn for Illinois State Rep – 66th district
    3-Feb-16 • Comments Off on Allen Skillicorn for Illinois State Rep – 66th district
  325. James Marter for U.S. Senate
    3-Feb-16 • Comments Off on James Marter for U.S. Senate
  326. State Senator Kyle McCarter for U.S. Congress – 15th district
    3-Feb-16 • Comments Off on State Senator Kyle McCarter for U.S. Congress – 15th district
  327. Taxpayer Protection Pledge
    31-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Taxpayer Protection Pledge
  328. Illinois State Legislator Search
    31-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Illinois State Legislator Search
  329. Testing article
    30-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Testing article
  330. Crisis and Optimism in Rauner’s Second State of the State Address
    27-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Crisis and Optimism in Rauner’s Second State of the State Address
  331. Suburban Gov. Pensions Suck the Life Out of Taxpayers
    26-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Suburban Gov. Pensions Suck the Life Out of Taxpayers
  332. Declare Your Independence|Elections, taxes, the Federal Reserve, and other liberty issues
    25-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Declare Your Independence|Elections, taxes, the Federal Reserve, and other liberty issues
  333. Daily Herald|How St. Charles library had funds to grow despite voters' rejection
    25-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Daily Herald|How St. Charles library had funds to grow despite voters' rejection
  334. Jim Tobin: Fighting taxes is his only cause|August & September 1990|Illinois Issues
    20-Jan-16 • 1 Comment
  335. Defeat of Income Tax Hike in ’97 Should Encourage Taxpayers in ‘16 (Video)
    20-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Defeat of Income Tax Hike in ’97 Should Encourage Taxpayers in ‘16 (Video)
  336. CPS Financial Crisis is an Opportunity for Reform
    20-Jan-16 • Comments Off on CPS Financial Crisis is an Opportunity for Reform
  337. The McDonough County Voice|Tax watchdogs say public pensions ‘stolen’ from taxpayers
    19-Jan-16 • Comments Off on The McDonough County Voice|Tax watchdogs say public pensions ‘stolen’ from taxpayers
  338. Canton Daily Ledger|Watchdog group: County pensions ‘absurd’
    14-Jan-16 • 1 Comment
  339. 45 Years of the Madigan Political-Industrial Complex
    13-Jan-16 • 1 Comment
  340. Government Pensions Over-Tax Macomb & Canton Taxpayers
    12-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Government Pensions Over-Tax Macomb & Canton Taxpayers
  341. McHenry County Blog|Tobin Urges People to Call Wheeler about Taxing Social Security
    12-Jan-16 • Comments Off on McHenry County Blog|Tobin Urges People to Call Wheeler about Taxing Social Security
  342. Spike Illinois’ Government Pension Clause, Don’t Hike State Income Taxes
    11-Jan-16 • Comments Off on Spike Illinois’ Government Pension Clause, Don’t Hike State Income Taxes
  343. CBS Chicago|Head Of Anti-Tax Group Calls Lake County Pensions Excessive
    7-Jan-16 • Comments Off on CBS Chicago|Head Of Anti-Tax Group Calls Lake County Pensions Excessive
  344. Turnaround Can’t Come too Soon for Lake County Taxpayers
    6-Jan-16 • 8 Comments
  345. Don’t be Fooled by Pro-State Income Tax Propaganda
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  346. Reboot Illinois|TOP 50 BIGGEST ILLINOIS PENSION PAYOUTS IN TRS
    16-Dec-15 • Comments Off on Reboot Illinois|TOP 50 BIGGEST ILLINOIS PENSION PAYOUTS IN TRS
  347. Journal Standard|Letter: Illinois state employees should be on the 401K system
    16-Dec-15 • Comments Off on Journal Standard|Letter: Illinois state employees should be on the 401K system
  348. Effingham and Jefferson County Gov. Pensions Consuming Taxpayers’ Dollars
    15-Dec-15 • Comments Off on Effingham and Jefferson County Gov. Pensions Consuming Taxpayers’ Dollars
  349. Busting Tax Schemes for Decades
    10-Dec-15 • Comments Off on Busting Tax Schemes for Decades
  350. Suburban Government Pensions Smothering Taxpayers
    3-Dec-15 • Comments Off on Suburban Government Pensions Smothering Taxpayers
  351. Chicago Teachers Union Threatens Strike: For the children or the tax dollars?
    4-Nov-15 • Comments Off on Chicago Teachers Union Threatens Strike: For the children or the tax dollars?
  352. CAPCON|Tax Watchdog Highlights the Millions Some Receive in Pension Benefits
    21-Oct-15 • Comments Off on CAPCON|Tax Watchdog Highlights the Millions Some Receive in Pension Benefits
  353. Vermilion County First|Watchdog Group Cites Vermilion County Pensions
    14-Oct-15 • Comments Off on Vermilion County First|Watchdog Group Cites Vermilion County Pensions
  354. Danville Government Pensions in Crisis
    12-Oct-15 • 2 Comments
  355. Shawano Gov. Schools Seek to Increase Debt to $43.3 Million
    7-Oct-15 • Comments Off on Shawano Gov. Schools Seek to Increase Debt to $43.3 Million
  356. Social Security: The World's Biggest Pyramid Scheme
    21-Sep-15 • Comments Off on Social Security: The World's Biggest Pyramid Scheme
  357. Prospect Heights SD 23 Teachers: Tone Deaf, Dumb, and Blind?
    16-Sep-15 • Comments Off on Prospect Heights SD 23 Teachers: Tone Deaf, Dumb, and Blind?
  358. The Daily Journal | A PE teacher has $102K a year pension?
    16-Sep-15 • Comments Off on The Daily Journal | A PE teacher has $102K a year pension?
  359. Kankakee on the Brink With Gov. Pension Liabilities
    16-Sep-15 • 1 Comment
  360. Chicago’s Minority Residents Shortchanged on Police Protection as Emanuel Prepares Huge Property Tax Hike
    8-Sep-15 • Comments Off on Chicago’s Minority Residents Shortchanged on Police Protection as Emanuel Prepares Huge Property Tax Hike
  361. Chicago Sun-Times|Counterpoint: Opioid addiction rarely cured by government
    2-Sep-15 • Comments Off on Chicago Sun-Times|Counterpoint: Opioid addiction rarely cured by government
  362. Illinois Review | Thorner: Illinois Forum prods Illinois Government in New Direction – Part 1
    31-Aug-15 • Comments Off on Illinois Review | Thorner: Illinois Forum prods Illinois Government in New Direction – Part 1
  363. Pension Problems Hit Madison and St. Claire Counties
    26-Aug-15 • Comments Off on Pension Problems Hit Madison and St. Claire Counties
  364. Perhaps it’s Time for a Taxpayer Strike
    19-Aug-15 • Comments Off on Perhaps it’s Time for a Taxpayer Strike
  365. Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminar for Berwyn Township
    18-Aug-15 • Comments Off on Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminar for Berwyn Township
  366. Daily Herald|Taxpayers question park district's spending on food, gifts for staff
    12-Aug-15 • Comments Off on Daily Herald|Taxpayers question park district's spending on food, gifts for staff
  367. Illinois Budget Impasse Preferable to Business as Usual
    30-Jul-15 • Comments Off on Illinois Budget Impasse Preferable to Business as Usual
  368. Easy Budget Relief – Abolish Illinois Dept. of Commerce
    29-Jul-15 • Comments Off on Easy Budget Relief – Abolish Illinois Dept. of Commerce
  369. Put Export-Import Bank Out of Its Misery!
    28-Jul-15 • Comments Off on Put Export-Import Bank Out of Its Misery!
  370. Easy Budget Relief – Downsize State Police
    22-Jul-15 • 2 Comments
  371. No Budget Relief Without Budget Reform
    21-Jul-15 • 1 Comment
  372. No Budget Relief Without Spending Reform
    20-Jul-15 • Comments Off on No Budget Relief Without Spending Reform
  373. No Budget Relief Without Pension Reform
    15-Jul-15 • 1 Comment
  374. Policy group offers plan to fix Illinois pension problems|The State Journal-Register
    24-Jun-15 • Comments Off on Policy group offers plan to fix Illinois pension problems|The State Journal-Register
  375. The Belly of the Beast: Springfield and the Pension Crisis
    23-Jun-15 • Comments Off on The Belly of the Beast: Springfield and the Pension Crisis
  376. TUA Releases Tax Survey of 98th Illinois General Assembly
    17-Jun-15 • 1 Comment
  377. Downsizing Government in McHenry County
    8-Jun-15 • Comments Off on Downsizing Government in McHenry County
  378. The Only Good Boondoggle is a Dead Boondoggle
    3-Jun-15 • Comments Off on The Only Good Boondoggle is a Dead Boondoggle
  379. McHenry County: More Than 1,000 Government Pension Millionaires
    19-May-15 • 1 Comment
  380. The Future of Freedom Foundation|Libertarians and Political Violence
    15-May-15 • Comments Off on The Future of Freedom Foundation|Libertarians and Political Violence
  381. Illinois General Assembly Working to Steal the Rest of Your Money
    11-May-15 • 1 Comment
  382. QC | Former Moline superintendent tops Q-C pension list
    7-May-15 • Comments Off on QC | Former Moline superintendent tops Q-C pension list
  383. Quad-City Times | AFSCME, taxpayer group disagree on Illinois pensions
    7-May-15 • 1 Comment
  384. WQAD8 | Taxpayers United: Illinois taxpayers subsidizing six-figure pensions
    7-May-15 • 2 Comments
  385. It’s a Spending Problem in Rock Island County
    6-May-15 • Comments Off on It’s a Spending Problem in Rock Island County
  386. Chicago Sun-Times | Counterpoint: Abolish taxpayer funded financial aid altogether
    4-May-15 • Comments Off on Chicago Sun-Times | Counterpoint: Abolish taxpayer funded financial aid altogether
  387. The Herald News | Pension issues highlighted in Taxpayers United report
    20-Apr-15 • Comments Off on The Herald News | Pension issues highlighted in Taxpayers United report
  388. Disclosure News Online | WHO’S COLLECTING THE BIGGEST ILLINOIS PENSIONS?
    20-Apr-15 • Comments Off on Disclosure News Online | WHO’S COLLECTING THE BIGGEST ILLINOIS PENSIONS?
  389. The Herald-News | Taxpayers United focuses on Will County pensions
    16-Apr-15 • Comments Off on The Herald-News | Taxpayers United focuses on Will County pensions
  390. Killer Taxes Choke the Life Out of Will County
    15-Apr-15 • 1 Comment
  391. Taxpayers Overwhelmingly Vote for Taxpayers!
    8-Apr-15 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Overwhelmingly Vote for Taxpayers!
  392. Get Out and Vote!
    6-Apr-15 • Comments Off on Get Out and Vote!
  393. Tax Freedom Day Arrives On April 24; Not So Fast, Illinois!
    2-Apr-15 • Comments Off on Tax Freedom Day Arrives On April 24; Not So Fast, Illinois!
  394. Legalized Corruption: Illinois’ Top 200 Government Pensions
    1-Apr-15 • 9 Comments
  395. Daily Herald | The pluses, minuses of educators serving on school boards
    30-Mar-15 • 1 Comment
  396. The Register-Mail|Pension problem riles watchdog
    26-Mar-15 • Comments Off on The Register-Mail|Pension problem riles watchdog
  397. WQAD8 | Group aims to jump-start Illinois pension reform in Knox County
    26-Mar-15 • Comments Off on WQAD8 | Group aims to jump-start Illinois pension reform in Knox County
  398. Knox County Government Pensions are Scandalous
    25-Mar-15 • Comments Off on Knox County Government Pensions are Scandalous
  399. Taxpayers Oppose 7 Property Tax Increase Referenda April 7
    24-Mar-15 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose 7 Property Tax Increase Referenda April 7
  400. $1.3 Million Toilets for Wilmette Park Empire
    19-Mar-15 • Comments Off on $1.3 Million Toilets for Wilmette Park Empire
  401. Media Coverage of Midwest Government Pension Tension
    11-Mar-15 • Comments Off on Media Coverage of Midwest Government Pension Tension
  402. CAPCON | $23K School Employee Upset that MEA President’s Pension Spiked by $200K Union Salary
    10-Mar-15 • Comments Off on CAPCON | $23K School Employee Upset that MEA President’s Pension Spiked by $200K Union Salary
  403. Sauk Valley | Easy to make public resent state pensioners
    9-Mar-15 • Comments Off on Sauk Valley | Easy to make public resent state pensioners
  404. Chicago Tribune | Watchdog group puts spotlight on six-figure pensions in Lake County
    9-Mar-15 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | Watchdog group puts spotlight on six-figure pensions in Lake County
  405. Watchdog Group Says 14 Lake County Retirees Collecting $200K+ Pensions
    4-Mar-15 • Comments Off on Watchdog Group Says 14 Lake County Retirees Collecting $200K+ Pensions
  406. 893+ Lake County and Waukegan Gov. Retirees Raking in Pensions Over $100,000!
    4-Mar-15 • Comments Off on 893+ Lake County and Waukegan Gov. Retirees Raking in Pensions Over $100,000!
  407. The Scott Horton Show | Jared Labell talks pensions and upcoming workshop
    26-Feb-15 • Comments Off on The Scott Horton Show | Jared Labell talks pensions and upcoming workshop
  408. IL Govt. Pension Fiasco Sparks Media Coverage
    19-Feb-15 • Comments Off on IL Govt. Pension Fiasco Sparks Media Coverage
  409. ABC 7 | Some Illinois retirees getting millions from taxpayers
    19-Feb-15 • Comments Off on ABC 7 | Some Illinois retirees getting millions from taxpayers
  410. We Need More Details and Fewer Speeches, Gov. Rauner!
    18-Feb-15 • Comments Off on We Need More Details and Fewer Speeches, Gov. Rauner!
  411. WTVO ABC 17 | Pension Tension
    12-Feb-15 • Comments Off on WTVO ABC 17 | Pension Tension
  412. My Rock River Radio | Taxpayers United of America Says Sauk Valley Taxpayers Are Still Being Robbed
    12-Feb-15 • 1 Comment
  413. Dixon & Sterling Government Bureaucrats Still Stealing From Taxpayers
    11-Feb-15 • Comments Off on Dixon & Sterling Government Bureaucrats Still Stealing From Taxpayers
  414. Warning: Illinois’ Cigarette Tax Policy Hazardous to Your Health!
    10-Feb-15 • Comments Off on Warning: Illinois’ Cigarette Tax Policy Hazardous to Your Health!
  415. Belleville News-Democrat | Rauner calls for pro-business reforms, minimum wage hike, union curbs
    5-Feb-15 • 1 Comment
  416. It’s What You Didn’t Say, Governor!
    4-Feb-15 • Comments Off on It’s What You Didn’t Say, Governor!
  417. Alton Daily News | Six Figure Salary for Staffer
    28-Jan-15 • Comments Off on Alton Daily News | Six Figure Salary for Staffer
  418. Crain's | Endorsements, debates and polls as ward races heat up
    28-Jan-15 • Comments Off on Crain's | Endorsements, debates and polls as ward races heat up
  419. News Coverage of Chicago Police and Fire Pension Release
    15-Jan-15 • 1 Comment
  420. Chicago Police and Fire Pensions: FAIL
    14-Jan-15 • 8 Comments
  421. TAXPAYER ALERT: State Income Tax Hike Possible in January
    31-Dec-14 • Comments Off on TAXPAYER ALERT: State Income Tax Hike Possible in January
  422. Taxpayers Demand Gov. Quinn Veto Property Tax Theft
    9-Dec-14 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Demand Gov. Quinn Veto Property Tax Theft
  423. Daily Herald | Griffin: How cautious budgeting helps keep taxes higher
    3-Dec-14 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Griffin: How cautious budgeting helps keep taxes higher
  424. Illinois Watchdog | As Illinois pension problems worsen, here’s what legislators will take home
    29-Nov-14 • Comments Off on Illinois Watchdog | As Illinois pension problems worsen, here’s what legislators will take home
  425. This is Why Judges Get Pensions
    25-Nov-14 • Comments Off on This is Why Judges Get Pensions
  426. WAND-TV NewsCenter 17 | Taxpayers United – Government Retirees Getting Rich On Pensions
    18-Nov-14 • Comments Off on WAND-TV NewsCenter 17 | Taxpayers United – Government Retirees Getting Rich On Pensions
  427. Stunning Champaign and Decatur Government Pensions Crush Taxpayers
    12-Nov-14 • 2 Comments
  428. MyStateline.com | Republican Under fire for his Stance on Temporary Income Tax Hike
    12-Nov-14 • Comments Off on MyStateline.com | Republican Under fire for his Stance on Temporary Income Tax Hike
  429. Syverson First Republican Legislator to Call for State Income Tax Increase
    10-Nov-14 • Comments Off on Syverson First Republican Legislator to Call for State Income Tax Increase
  430. 411 Victories: Taxpayers Have Spoken!
    5-Nov-14 • 2 Comments
  431. Taxpayers United of America Media Coverage
    3-Nov-14 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United of America Media Coverage
  432. Gov. Pat Quinn, U.S. Sen. Durbin: Corporate Welfare Whores
    30-Oct-14 • Comments Off on Gov. Pat Quinn, U.S. Sen. Durbin: Corporate Welfare Whores
  433. The Tom Woods Show | This Guy Led Tax Strikes, and Stopped 400 Tax Hikes
    30-Oct-14 • Comments Off on The Tom Woods Show | This Guy Led Tax Strikes, and Stopped 400 Tax Hikes
  434. It’s Not for the Children, Never has Been
    30-Oct-14 • Comments Off on It’s Not for the Children, Never has Been
  435. West Frankfort Taxpayers Can Take Back Their Local Government
    29-Oct-14 • Comments Off on West Frankfort Taxpayers Can Take Back Their Local Government
  436. The Breeze Courier Online | Watchdog group fighting home rule in Illinois
    23-Oct-14 • Comments Off on The Breeze Courier Online | Watchdog group fighting home rule in Illinois
  437. Strong Candidates Round Out the List of Tax Accountability’s 2014 Endorsements
    23-Oct-14 • Comments Off on Strong Candidates Round Out the List of Tax Accountability’s 2014 Endorsements
  438. The Southern | Voice of the Reader: Stop Home-Rule
    22-Oct-14 • Comments Off on The Southern | Voice of the Reader: Stop Home-Rule
  439. Senate Despot Dick Durbin Plays Politics with Indefinite Detention
    22-Oct-14 • Comments Off on Senate Despot Dick Durbin Plays Politics with Indefinite Detention
  440. 3 Illinois Counties Seek to Gouge Taxpayers With New 1% Sales Tax
    21-Oct-14 • Comments Off on 3 Illinois Counties Seek to Gouge Taxpayers With New 1% Sales Tax
  441. Hold on to Your Wallets
    20-Oct-14 • Comments Off on Hold on to Your Wallets
  442. 5 Village Governments Want Taxpayers to Throw Away Their Right to Vote on Property Tax Increases
    15-Oct-14 • 1 Comment
  443. 836 DuPage County Government Teacher Pensions in the top 6.6% National Income Level
    1-Oct-14 • 2 Comments
  444. Journal-Standard | Letter: Say no to back-door taxes, government
    18-Sep-14 • Comments Off on Journal-Standard | Letter: Say no to back-door taxes, government
  445. Main principle – stability in the future!
    15-Sep-14 • Comments Off on Main principle – stability in the future!
  446. We must once again come together.
    14-Sep-14 • Comments Off on We must once again come together.
  447. A simple plan to fix our economy.
    13-Sep-14 • Comments Off on A simple plan to fix our economy.
  448. It's Time Illinois: Dump Durbin
    11-Sep-14 • 1 Comment
  449. Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminar
    10-Sep-14 • Comments Off on Property Tax Assessment Appeal Seminar
  450. Senate Thug Dick Durbin In Hot Water Over IRS Scandal
    9-Sep-14 • Comments Off on Senate Thug Dick Durbin In Hot Water Over IRS Scandal
  451. Sauk Valley Media | Setting hooks deep: TIF districts bet on future
    6-Sep-14 • Comments Off on Sauk Valley Media | Setting hooks deep: TIF districts bet on future
  452. Daily Herald | Griffin: Taxes grow even as property values drop
    28-Aug-14 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Griffin: Taxes grow even as property values drop
  453. Corporations: Beware of Political Thug, Dick Durbin!
    26-Aug-14 • Comments Off on Corporations: Beware of Political Thug, Dick Durbin!
  454. Journal-Standard | “Tax fighting” organization shines spotlight on Stephenson County pension payouts
    21-Aug-14 • Comments Off on Journal-Standard | “Tax fighting” organization shines spotlight on Stephenson County pension payouts
  455. MyStateline.com | Taxpayer Group Says Stephenson County Pension Burden is Unsustainable
    21-Aug-14 • Comments Off on MyStateline.com | Taxpayer Group Says Stephenson County Pension Burden is Unsustainable
  456. Government Pensions Hold Freeport Property Owners Hostage
    20-Aug-14 • 2 Comments
  457. Dick Durbin Wants to Make a Victim Out of YOU!
    18-Aug-14 • Comments Off on Dick Durbin Wants to Make a Victim Out of YOU!
  458. 25th Anniversary of Rostenkowski Rout!
    5-Aug-14 • Comments Off on 25th Anniversary of Rostenkowski Rout!
  459. Niles-Morton Grove Patch | 50 Retired School Superintendents with the Fattest Pensions in Illinois
    17-Jul-14 • Comments Off on Niles-Morton Grove Patch | 50 Retired School Superintendents with the Fattest Pensions in Illinois
  460. Kill Export-Import Bank — Mother Lode Of Crony Capitalism!
    16-Jul-14 • Comments Off on Kill Export-Import Bank — Mother Lode Of Crony Capitalism!
  461. Beware of Dick Durbin – if you Value Free Speech
    2-Jul-14 • 1 Comment
  462. Taxpayers United of America to Celebrate 38th Anniversary
    26-Jun-14 • 1 Comment
  463. Wisconsin Reporter | Will taxpayers have to pay for frivolity of John Doe prosecutors?
    24-Jun-14 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Will taxpayers have to pay for frivolity of John Doe prosecutors?
  464. Daily Herald | Which suburbs are income tax givers and takers?
    18-Jun-14 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Which suburbs are income tax givers and takers?
  465. Dick “Disaster” Durbin Votes Against Taxpayers 97% of the Time!
    9-Jun-14 • Comments Off on Dick “Disaster” Durbin Votes Against Taxpayers 97% of the Time!
  466. Former TUA Executive Director Announces his Run for Chicago Mayor
    5-Jun-14 • Comments Off on Former TUA Executive Director Announces his Run for Chicago Mayor
  467. ABC 7 Chicago | Temporary tax increase not so temporary?
    28-May-14 • 1 Comment
  468. Madigan Bribing Dems To Extend State Income Tax Increase? Say It Isn't So!
    27-May-14 • Comments Off on Madigan Bribing Dems To Extend State Income Tax Increase? Say It Isn't So!
  469. Is Chicago Press Part of the Cabal that Supports Illinois’ High Tax Rates?
    20-May-14 • Comments Off on Is Chicago Press Part of the Cabal that Supports Illinois’ High Tax Rates?
  470. Illinois High Taxes and Corruption Go Hand-In-Hand
    19-May-14 • Comments Off on Illinois High Taxes and Corruption Go Hand-In-Hand
  471. Excellence in Truthful Reporting: WI’s Struggle to Reform
    12-May-14 • Comments Off on Excellence in Truthful Reporting: WI’s Struggle to Reform
  472. Wisconsin Reporter | DPI’s highest compensated employees get richer
    12-May-14 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | DPI’s highest compensated employees get richer
  473. CBS Chicago | Taxpayer Group: 11,000 State Retirees Get Six-Figure Pensions
    30-Apr-14 • 1 Comment
  474. Illinois’ Top 200 Government Pensions: The New Millionaire’s Row
    30-Apr-14 • 3 Comments
  475. CBS 58 News | Wisconsin Pension Double Dippers Persist Through Loopholes
    24-Apr-14 • Comments Off on CBS 58 News | Wisconsin Pension Double Dippers Persist Through Loopholes
  476. WMBD CBS Channel 31 Peoria | Anti-Tax Group Suggests Pension Reforms
    23-Apr-14 • Comments Off on WMBD CBS Channel 31 Peoria | Anti-Tax Group Suggests Pension Reforms
  477. HOI 19 News | Taxpayer group criticizes Illinois pension reform
    22-Apr-14 • Comments Off on HOI 19 News | Taxpayer group criticizes Illinois pension reform
  478. Government Pensions Drive Peoria Property Taxes Through the Roof
    22-Apr-14 • Comments Off on Government Pensions Drive Peoria Property Taxes Through the Roof
  479. Liar, Liar Dick on Fire!
    9-Apr-14 • Comments Off on Liar, Liar Dick on Fire!
  480. Tax Freedom Day Comes Late For Illinois – The 7th Highest Tax State
    8-Apr-14 • Comments Off on Tax Freedom Day Comes Late For Illinois – The 7th Highest Tax State
  481. WIFR TV | Survey Shows Local Retiree Pension Numbers
    2-Apr-14 • Comments Off on WIFR TV | Survey Shows Local Retiree Pension Numbers
  482. Rockford & Winnebago County Taxpayers Crushed by Gov. Pension Debt
    2-Apr-14 • Comments Off on Rockford & Winnebago County Taxpayers Crushed by Gov. Pension Debt
  483. Illinois’ Corporate Income Tax is 9.5% – Fourth Highest in US!
    31-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Illinois’ Corporate Income Tax is 9.5% – Fourth Highest in US!
  484. Taxpayers Win Big in Illinois Primary
    20-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Win Big in Illinois Primary
  485. Kane County Chronicle | Show You Care Kane referendum falls short
    19-Mar-14 • 1 Comment
  486. Get Out and Vote!
    18-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Get Out and Vote!
  487. CBS Chicago | Kane County Property Tax Referendum Draws Opposition
    14-Mar-14 • Comments Off on CBS Chicago | Kane County Property Tax Referendum Draws Opposition
  488. Chicago Tribune | Glenbard D87 seeks $35 million for renovations
    11-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | Glenbard D87 seeks $35 million for renovations
  489. Daily Herald | Kane County disability tax referendum still seeing opposition
    10-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Kane County disability tax referendum still seeing opposition
  490. My Suburban Life | District 87 officials, local parent group seek support for $35 million referendum
    10-Mar-14 • Comments Off on My Suburban Life | District 87 officials, local parent group seek support for $35 million referendum
  491. Northwest Herald | Disabilities ballot question seeks support for services in Kane County
    7-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald | Disabilities ballot question seeks support for services in Kane County
  492. Chicago Tribune | South Berwyn schools seek tax hike for improvements
    6-Mar-14 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | South Berwyn schools seek tax hike for improvements
  493. Berwyn SD 100 Misleads Voters On Huge Property Tax Increase
    5-Mar-14 • 3 Comments
  494. No Property Tax Increase is Temporary for Glenbard SD 87!
    26-Feb-14 • Comments Off on No Property Tax Increase is Temporary for Glenbard SD 87!
  495. Springfield Tax Villains Push to Raise State Income Tax on 85% of Illinoisans
    24-Feb-14 • 1 Comment
  496. Northwest Herald | Taxpayer group urges voters to reject local referenda
    24-Feb-14 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald | Taxpayer group urges voters to reject local referenda
  497. Village of Rochester to Vote on Home Rule March 18
    19-Feb-14 • Comments Off on Village of Rochester to Vote on Home Rule March 18
  498. Taxpayers Fight Back on Local Property Tax Increases
    18-Feb-14 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Fight Back on Local Property Tax Increases
  499. WLUK-TV FOX 11 | Open government doesn’t apply to Wis. pension recipient payouts
    12-Feb-14 • Comments Off on WLUK-TV FOX 11 | Open government doesn’t apply to Wis. pension recipient payouts
  500. Kane County Taxpayers Fight Back
    11-Feb-14 • 2 Comments
  501. Medill Reports | Ald. Fioretti: City Council bond vote puts Chicago on the 'real road to Detroit'
    5-Feb-14 • Comments Off on Medill Reports | Ald. Fioretti: City Council bond vote puts Chicago on the 'real road to Detroit'
  502. S. Berwyn SD 100 – Biggest Property Tax Increase in Illinois!
    30-Jan-14 • 1 Comment
  503. Illinois Review | Taxpayers United of America endorses Rauner, Oberweis, Harris, Williams, Bayne
    9-Jan-14 • Comments Off on Illinois Review | Taxpayers United of America endorses Rauner, Oberweis, Harris, Williams, Bayne
  504. Tax Accountability Endorses Bruce Rauner in Illinois’ Gubernatorial Primary
    8-Jan-14 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Bruce Rauner in Illinois’ Gubernatorial Primary
  505. Illinois’ Proposed Pension ‘Reform’ is a Rotten Deal for Taxpayers
    3-Dec-13 • Comments Off on Illinois’ Proposed Pension ‘Reform’ is a Rotten Deal for Taxpayers
  506. Kane County Chronicle | School districts facing rules regarding principal, teacher evaluations
    20-Nov-13 • Comments Off on Kane County Chronicle | School districts facing rules regarding principal, teacher evaluations
  507. MLive.com | Issues that brought Detroit to bankruptcy haunt other Michigan cities
    15-Nov-13 • Comments Off on MLive.com | Issues that brought Detroit to bankruptcy haunt other Michigan cities
  508. Tax Breaks for Illinois’ Biggest Employers Cost Taxpayers Dearly
    14-Nov-13 • Comments Off on Tax Breaks for Illinois’ Biggest Employers Cost Taxpayers Dearly
  509. U-T San Diego | City has posted 5,600 pensions
    8-Nov-13 • Comments Off on U-T San Diego | City has posted 5,600 pensions
  510. Power Structure Turns Back Riverside-Brookfield School District 208 Electioneering Lawsuit
    6-Nov-13 • Comments Off on Power Structure Turns Back Riverside-Brookfield School District 208 Electioneering Lawsuit
  511. Yes, Pres. Cullerton, Impending Bankruptcy IS a Crisis!
    4-Nov-13 • 1 Comment
  512. Chicago Now: Top Illinois Democrat goes blind; says state's huge pension debt not a 'crisis'
    30-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Now: Top Illinois Democrat goes blind; says state's huge pension debt not a 'crisis'
  513. Green Bay Taxpayers Duped by Government Pension Secrecy
    30-Oct-13 • 1 Comment
  514. Wisconsin Reporter | Report shines light on government employee salary
    28-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Report shines light on government employee salary
  515. WHO Newsradio 1040 | The Real Gotcha Cam Scandal
    23-Oct-13 • Comments Off on WHO Newsradio 1040 | The Real Gotcha Cam Scandal
  516. Wisconsin Government Pension Multimillionaires Protected by Secrecy Law
    22-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Government Pension Multimillionaires Protected by Secrecy Law
  517. Watchdog.org | Madison mayor: Government shutdown worse than 1960s leftist bombings
    20-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Watchdog.org | Madison mayor: Government shutdown worse than 1960s leftist bombings
  518. Red-Light Cameras Rake In Money For Cities As They Increase Accidents
    17-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Red-Light Cameras Rake In Money For Cities As They Increase Accidents
  519. Chicago Speed-Trap Cameras ‘Discriminatory and Racist’
    16-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Speed-Trap Cameras ‘Discriminatory and Racist’
  520. MyStateline.com | Illinois-based Taxpayer Group Endorses U.S. 'Cancelling' Trillions in Debt
    15-Oct-13 • Comments Off on MyStateline.com | Illinois-based Taxpayer Group Endorses U.S. 'Cancelling' Trillions in Debt
  521. Tax Accountability Pres. Endorses Canceling Gov. Debt to Itself
    15-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Pres. Endorses Canceling Gov. Debt to Itself
  522. Illinois' Corporate Income Tax is 9.5% – Fourth Highest in US!
    10-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Illinois' Corporate Income Tax is 9.5% – Fourth Highest in US!
  523. Left Right and You Radio | Jim Tobin and Illinois Pensions
    9-Oct-13 • Comments Off on Left Right and You Radio | Jim Tobin and Illinois Pensions
  524. Northwest Herald | Schaumburg: Friends, enemies when it comes to taxes
    30-Sep-13 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald | Schaumburg: Friends, enemies when it comes to taxes
  525. ABC 7 Chicago | I-Team discovers taxpayer-funded Supreme Court facelift
    24-Sep-13 • Comments Off on ABC 7 Chicago | I-Team discovers taxpayer-funded Supreme Court facelift
  526. Illinois Policy Institute | Illinois’ state government pension crisis and the top 100 pensioners
    19-Sep-13 • Comments Off on Illinois Policy Institute | Illinois’ state government pension crisis and the top 100 pensioners
  527. TUA Releases 15th Tax Survey of Illinois General Assembly
    18-Sep-13 • Comments Off on TUA Releases 15th Tax Survey of Illinois General Assembly
  528. Eliminate Cost-of-Living Increases From Government Pensions!
    17-Sep-13 • Comments Off on Eliminate Cost-of-Living Increases From Government Pensions!
  529. Daily Herald | Residents protest DuPage stormwater fee proposal
    29-Aug-13 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Residents protest DuPage stormwater fee proposal
  530. My Suburban Life | Tax reform advocate group protests DuPage County stormwater bill
    28-Aug-13 • Comments Off on My Suburban Life | Tax reform advocate group protests DuPage County stormwater bill
  531. Rep. Sandack's "Rain Tax" Opens Floodgates to Corruption and Bureaucrat Control
    27-Aug-13 • 4 Comments
  532. Shawano Leader | Group accuses Madsen of withholding public records
    23-Aug-13 • Comments Off on Shawano Leader | Group accuses Madsen of withholding public records
  533. Wisconsin Reporter | Tax avenger takes message to small-town WI
    22-Aug-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Tax avenger takes message to small-town WI
  534. Shawano City and County Gov. Bureaucrats Work Feverishly to Hide from Taxpayers
    19-Aug-13 • Comments Off on Shawano City and County Gov. Bureaucrats Work Feverishly to Hide from Taxpayers
  535. Chicago Tribune | New law allows DuPage to shrink government
    5-Aug-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | New law allows DuPage to shrink government
  536. Wisconsin Reporter | Packing on the pensions
    30-Jul-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Packing on the pensions
  537. The Globe and Mail | Pension liabilities drive America’s cities to their knees
    25-Jul-13 • Comments Off on The Globe and Mail | Pension liabilities drive America’s cities to their knees
  538. Chicago Government School Pensions Drive Chicago the way of the Motor City
    24-Jul-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Government School Pensions Drive Chicago the way of the Motor City
  539. Wisconsin Reporter | Public workers haul in millions in pensions, study finds
    15-Jul-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Public workers haul in millions in pensions, study finds
  540. Shhh! Top Secret Milwaukee Multi-Million $$ Government Pensions
    10-Jul-13 • 4 Comments
  541. Chicago Now | Kelly responds to Illinois Policy Institute's John Tillman on school choice
    27-Jun-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Now | Kelly responds to Illinois Policy Institute's John Tillman on school choice
  542. Cook County Property Taxes Increase to Pay Government Pension Millionaires
    26-Jun-13 • 1 Comment
  543. The Times | WRITE TEAM: Bankruptcy? Why not, Illinois?
    11-Jun-13 • Comments Off on The Times | WRITE TEAM: Bankruptcy? Why not, Illinois?
  544. Wisconsin Reporter | Wisconsin eyes wide shut on personal pension data
    29-May-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Wisconsin eyes wide shut on personal pension data
  545. Palatine Patch | Study: Former Palatine Employees Among Top Illinois Pensioners
    29-May-13 • Comments Off on Palatine Patch | Study: Former Palatine Employees Among Top Illinois Pensioners
  546. Daily Herald | How a retired teacher's pension adds up to $400,000
    29-May-13 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | How a retired teacher's pension adds up to $400,000
  547. Northwest Herald | Schaumburg: Here's why pensions need fixing
    26-May-13 • Comments Off on Northwest Herald | Schaumburg: Here's why pensions need fixing
  548. 9,900 Illinois Government Pensioners With Annual Pension Over $100k
    22-May-13 • 7 Comments
  549. News Radio 960 KZIM | Morning News Watch with Faune Riggin
    21-May-13 • Comments Off on News Radio 960 KZIM | Morning News Watch with Faune Riggin
  550. Police Pay and Benefits Higher Than More Dangerous Jobs
    13-May-13 • Comments Off on Police Pay and Benefits Higher Than More Dangerous Jobs
  551. 95% of Illinois Taxpayers Held Hostage by State Pension Cartel
    8-May-13 • 2 Comments
  552. Vote 'No' on Knox Community Schools’ Property Tax Increase Referendum!
    6-May-13 • Comments Off on Vote 'No' on Knox Community Schools’ Property Tax Increase Referendum!
  553. Illinois State Police Pensions Get Media Attention They Deserve
    6-May-13 • Comments Off on Illinois State Police Pensions Get Media Attention They Deserve
  554. 200 ADDITIONAL IL STATE POLICE WILL COST TAXPAYERS $1.5 BILLION
    2-May-13 • Comments Off on 200 ADDITIONAL IL STATE POLICE WILL COST TAXPAYERS $1.5 BILLION
  555. Whiteout Press | List of highest government pension recipients in US
    1-May-13 • Comments Off on Whiteout Press | List of highest government pension recipients in US
  556. Fox 32 Chicago | Taxpayers United of America wants hiring freeze until pension crisis fixed
    1-May-13 • Comments Off on Fox 32 Chicago | Taxpayers United of America wants hiring freeze until pension crisis fixed
  557. CBS 2 Chicago | 2 Investigators: State Police Retirees Draw Six-Figure Pensions
    30-Apr-13 • Comments Off on CBS 2 Chicago | 2 Investigators: State Police Retirees Draw Six-Figure Pensions
  558. Freeze Hiring Until Pension Reforms are Implemented
    30-Apr-13 • Comments Off on Freeze Hiring Until Pension Reforms are Implemented
  559. News Radio WJPF | Illinois Tax Freedom Day featuring Jim Tobin
    29-Apr-13 • Comments Off on News Radio WJPF | Illinois Tax Freedom Day featuring Jim Tobin
  560. WBBM Exclusive – Illinois’ Cushiest Government Pension Deal
    29-Apr-13 • Comments Off on WBBM Exclusive – Illinois’ Cushiest Government Pension Deal
  561. Just another $10 Million Government Pension
    23-Apr-13 • 2 Comments
  562. Daily Herald | Why DuPage voters rejected property tax hikes
    11-Apr-13 • 1 Comment
  563. Taxpayers Win Big in April 9 Election!
    10-Apr-13 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Win Big in April 9 Election!
  564. News Tribune | How much are you paying for someone else's retirement?
    28-Mar-13 • Comments Off on News Tribune | How much are you paying for someone else's retirement?
  565. Daily Herald | Watchdog group battles Dist. 10 over tax increase
    28-Mar-13 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Watchdog group battles Dist. 10 over tax increase
  566. LaSalle County Largesse Crushing Taxpayers
    27-Mar-13 • Comments Off on LaSalle County Largesse Crushing Taxpayers
  567. The Times | Tax activist to discuss county government pensions, salaries
    26-Mar-13 • Comments Off on The Times | Tax activist to discuss county government pensions, salaries
  568. Tax Fighter Chris Jenner Earns Endorsement from TA in McHenry County College Board Race
    26-Mar-13 • Comments Off on Tax Fighter Chris Jenner Earns Endorsement from TA in McHenry County College Board Race
  569. Taxpayers Fight Back on Local Tax Increases
    25-Mar-13 • 1 Comment
  570. Kane County Chronicle | Study: Former area school superintendents get top pensions
    13-Mar-13 • Comments Off on Kane County Chronicle | Study: Former area school superintendents get top pensions
  571. Quinn, Cullerton & Madigan Fail – Kane and Kendall County Taxpayers Crushed by Hundreds of Pension Millionaires
    12-Mar-13 • Comments Off on Quinn, Cullerton & Madigan Fail – Kane and Kendall County Taxpayers Crushed by Hundreds of Pension Millionaires
  572. Morton Grove Champion | District 67 officials are taking a restrained approach to referendum
    9-Mar-13 • Comments Off on Morton Grove Champion | District 67 officials are taking a restrained approach to referendum
  573. Jim Tobin Talks About Pensions and the Illinois State Financial Crisis
    4-Mar-13 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Talks About Pensions and the Illinois State Financial Crisis
  574. Taxpayers of Golf SD 67 Win 3rd Battle Against Property Tax Increase
    27-Feb-13 • Comments Off on Taxpayers of Golf SD 67 Win 3rd Battle Against Property Tax Increase
  575. Chicago Police Sergeants Wise to Reform Pensions
    18-Feb-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Police Sergeants Wise to Reform Pensions
  576. Cities 92.9 Newsroom | Complete Pension Overhaul on The Morning Rush
    15-Feb-13 • Comments Off on Cities 92.9 Newsroom | Complete Pension Overhaul on The Morning Rush
  577. The Pantagraph | President of tax reform group calls for major changes to Illinois pensions
    15-Feb-13 • Comments Off on The Pantagraph | President of tax reform group calls for major changes to Illinois pensions
  578. WGLT | National Taxpayers United campaigns against state pensions
    15-Feb-13 • Comments Off on WGLT | National Taxpayers United campaigns against state pensions
  579. Hundreds of Bloomington – Normal Government Retirees Become Pension Millionaires at Taxpayer Expense
    12-Feb-13 • Comments Off on Hundreds of Bloomington – Normal Government Retirees Become Pension Millionaires at Taxpayer Expense
  580. Sun Sentinel | Should Florida teachers get big hike in pay?
    12-Feb-13 • Comments Off on Sun Sentinel | Should Florida teachers get big hike in pay?
  581. Vote No on Golf School Dist. 67 Property Tax Increase Referendum – Again!
    7-Feb-13 • 3 Comments
  582. Wisconsin Reporter | Are cops robbing Wisconsin taxpayers?
    31-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Reporter | Are cops robbing Wisconsin taxpayers?
  583. Myths About Average Government Pension$ Debunked
    30-Jan-13 • 1 Comment
  584. Wilmette School District 39 Fails To Provide Evidence That Its April 2011 Referendum Ballot Language "Followed Illinois Law"
    28-Jan-13 • 1 Comment
  585. Chicago Tribune | U.S. OKs turning Elgin-O'Hare into tollway
    25-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | U.S. OKs turning Elgin-O'Hare into tollway
  586. Daily Chronicle | Group crunches pension numbers
    21-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Daily Chronicle | Group crunches pension numbers
  587. Daily Herald | Conviction for molesting girl doesn’t stop retired Round Lake Beach cop’s pension
    20-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Conviction for molesting girl doesn’t stop retired Round Lake Beach cop’s pension
  588. NBC-13 Rockford | Group reveals pensions of DeKalb, NIU employees
    17-Jan-13 • Comments Off on NBC-13 Rockford | Group reveals pensions of DeKalb, NIU employees
  589. Hundreds of DeKalb Government Retirees Become Multi-Millionaires at Taxpayer Expense
    16-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Hundreds of DeKalb Government Retirees Become Multi-Millionaires at Taxpayer Expense
  590. Taxpayers Demand Spending Cuts – Oppose Raising Federal Debt Limit
    15-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Demand Spending Cuts – Oppose Raising Federal Debt Limit
  591. News Tribune | La Salle County to consider home rule
    14-Jan-13 • Comments Off on News Tribune | La Salle County to consider home rule
  592. Daily Herald | Which suburbs levy highest taxes per person?
    10-Jan-13 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Which suburbs levy highest taxes per person?
  593. Oh, the Hypocrisy of Obama's Gun Control Advocacy!
    27-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Oh, the Hypocrisy of Obama's Gun Control Advocacy!
  594. SD200 Hiking Property Taxes with $123 Million Cash Hoard!
    18-Dec-12 • Comments Off on SD200 Hiking Property Taxes with $123 Million Cash Hoard!
  595. SD200 Accumulates $123M Surplus and Raises Property Taxes by $8M?
    17-Dec-12 • Comments Off on SD200 Accumulates $123M Surplus and Raises Property Taxes by $8M?
  596. Stop Oak Park and River Forest District 200 from Raising Our Property Taxes on December 20!
    14-Dec-12 • 1 Comment
  597. Illinois' HB6258 is a Quacker – Lame Pension Reform for Lame Ducks
    12-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Illinois' HB6258 is a Quacker – Lame Pension Reform for Lame Ducks
  598. Good Taxpayer News from the West Coast
    11-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Good Taxpayer News from the West Coast
  599. Wilmette School District 39 Continues to Mislead Public, Cover Up Illegal Ballot Language
    6-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Wilmette School District 39 Continues to Mislead Public, Cover Up Illegal Ballot Language
  600. Christian County Government Pensions – the Stuff Dreams are Made of!
    5-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Christian County Government Pensions – the Stuff Dreams are Made of!
  601. Gold Found in Springfield, IL!
    4-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Gold Found in Springfield, IL!
  602. Colorado Watchdog | CO: Lawmakers battle secret pension issue
    4-Dec-12 • Comments Off on Colorado Watchdog | CO: Lawmakers battle secret pension issue
  603. ABC 7 Chicago | CDOT tests speed cameras at Chicago schools, parks
    4-Dec-12 • Comments Off on ABC 7 Chicago | CDOT tests speed cameras at Chicago schools, parks
  604. AG Lisa Madigan Provides Strong Arm in Commuter Shakedown
    29-Nov-12 • Comments Off on AG Lisa Madigan Provides Strong Arm in Commuter Shakedown
  605. Illinois Courts Bully Taxpayers
    28-Nov-12 • Comments Off on Illinois Courts Bully Taxpayers
  606. The Bugle | Westmont votes to end Home Rule status
    22-Nov-12 • Comments Off on The Bugle | Westmont votes to end Home Rule status
  607. Daily Herald | Retired judge swaps criminal cases for red-light violations
    20-Nov-12 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Retired judge swaps criminal cases for red-light violations
  608. My Suburban Life | Westmont residents repeal home rule status
    15-Nov-12 • Comments Off on My Suburban Life | Westmont residents repeal home rule status
  609. IllinoisPolicy.org | Home rule repealed in Westmont, rejected in 4 other communities
    15-Nov-12 • Comments Off on IllinoisPolicy.org | Home rule repealed in Westmont, rejected in 4 other communities
  610. River Cities Reader | The Pension Time Bomb: Why Public-Sector Retiree Benefits Need to Change, and the Barriers to Meaningful Reform
    8-Nov-12 • Comments Off on River Cities Reader | The Pension Time Bomb: Why Public-Sector Retiree Benefits Need to Change, and the Barriers to Meaningful Reform
  611. Westmont First to Repeal Home Rule in 29 Years!
    7-Nov-12 • 1 Comment
  612. WTAD AM 930 | The Mary Griffith Show featuring TUA President Jim Tobin
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on WTAD AM 930 | The Mary Griffith Show featuring TUA President Jim Tobin
  613. Illinois Review | Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois' Fiscal Crisis (featuring Big Cheese Madigan)
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on Illinois Review | Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois' Fiscal Crisis (featuring Big Cheese Madigan)
  614. US of Arn | Taxpayers United of America: Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois' Fiscal Crisis
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on US of Arn | Taxpayers United of America: Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois' Fiscal Crisis
  615. Quincy Herald-Whig | Leader of taxpayer group lashes out at high government pensions in Illinois
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on Quincy Herald-Whig | Leader of taxpayer group lashes out at high government pensions in Illinois
  616. WGEM News | Taxpayers United of America talk pension payouts in Quincy
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on WGEM News | Taxpayers United of America talk pension payouts in Quincy
  617. Quincy Journal | Study shows impact of Quincy, Adams County pension liability
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on Quincy Journal | Study shows impact of Quincy, Adams County pension liability
  618. KSTC 45 | Can Taxpayers Afford Minnesota's Pension Plans?
    1-Nov-12 • 1 Comment
  619. Forest Leaves | River Forest to decide on home rule
    1-Nov-12 • Comments Off on Forest Leaves | River Forest to decide on home rule
  620. 6 Democrats Stand in the Way of Illinois Economic Recovery
    30-Oct-12 • Comments Off on 6 Democrats Stand in the Way of Illinois Economic Recovery
  621. Tax Accountability Announces 2012 Endorsements
    29-Oct-12 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Announces 2012 Endorsements
  622. Cook County Proposes Huge Tax Hike on Poor
    26-Oct-12 • Comments Off on Cook County Proposes Huge Tax Hike on Poor
  623. Publius Forum | Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois’ Fiscal Crisis
    24-Oct-12 • Comments Off on Publius Forum | Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois’ Fiscal Crisis
  624. VIDEO: Magnum TI and the Case of Illinois' Fiscal Crisis (featuring Big Cheese Madigan)
    23-Oct-12 • 1 Comment
  625. Adams County Crushed by Government Pensions
    23-Oct-12 • 2 Comments
  626. WKXL Concord News Radio | Financial Spectrum featuring Taxpayers United of America
    22-Oct-12 • Comments Off on WKXL Concord News Radio | Financial Spectrum featuring Taxpayers United of America
  627. Westmont Bureaucrats Desperate to Protect Home Rule Taxing Power
    17-Oct-12 • 2 Comments
  628. Shhh! Maywood to Vote on Home Rule Nov. 6!
    15-Oct-12 • 2 Comments
  629. Taxpayers Fight Home Rule Taxing Powers
    10-Oct-12 • 1 Comment
  630. WPTL 107.7 The Pulse | Bulldog Live! featuring Taxpayers United of America
    4-Oct-12 • Comments Off on WPTL 107.7 The Pulse | Bulldog Live! featuring Taxpayers United of America
  631. Union Leader | State's 'stunning pensions' called lavish by taxpayer group
    4-Oct-12 • 3 Comments
  632. New Hampshire Taxpayers Still Face Crushing Government Pensions
    2-Oct-12 • 11 Comments
  633. Pensions and Politics as Usual
    25-Sep-12 • 3 Comments
  634. Fox News Illinois | Taxpayer advocate says Chicago teachers’ salaries ‘out of this world’
    14-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Fox News Illinois | Taxpayer advocate says Chicago teachers’ salaries ‘out of this world’
  635. Examiner | Both sides dig in for Chicago teachers strike
    14-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Examiner | Both sides dig in for Chicago teachers strike
  636. WCNC NewsChannel 36 | City, County employees retire in their 50's and earn $100K+ pensions
    14-Sep-12 • 1 Comment
  637. Charlotte Observer | Group: Redo state pensions
    14-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Charlotte Observer | Group: Redo state pensions
  638. News & Record | Comfortable retirement for many local public employees
    14-Sep-12 • Comments Off on News & Record | Comfortable retirement for many local public employees
  639. Chicago Homeowners To See Big Property Tax Hikes Due To Government-School Retiree Pensions
    13-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Chicago Homeowners To See Big Property Tax Hikes Due To Government-School Retiree Pensions
  640. Union Label | Raises? Chicago Teachers Already Make An Average of $76,000 a Year!
    12-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Union Label | Raises? Chicago Teachers Already Make An Average of $76,000 a Year!
  641. Charlotte Taxpayers Grapple With Crushing Government Pensions
    12-Sep-12 • 2 Comments
  642. Mayor Emanuel: Fire Striking Teachers, Or Be Fired Yourself
    12-Sep-12 • 1 Comment
  643. Platinum Pensions Crushing Taxpayers in Greensboro NC
    11-Sep-12 • 1 Comment
  644. Chicago Government-School Administrators Really, Really Rake in the Bucks!
    10-Sep-12 • 1 Comment
  645. Raleigh Taxpayers Crushed by Platinum Government Pensions
    10-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Raleigh Taxpayers Crushed by Platinum Government Pensions
  646. Chicago Teachers’ Strike Would Be Just Plain Stupid!
    2-Sep-12 • Comments Off on Chicago Teachers’ Strike Would Be Just Plain Stupid!
  647. FoxNews.com | Why we are on the brink of the greatest Depression of all time
    24-Aug-12 • Comments Off on FoxNews.com | Why we are on the brink of the greatest Depression of all time
  648. It’s a Spending Problem, Not a Revenue Problem – Even in Shawano, Wisconsin!
    20-Aug-12 • Comments Off on It’s a Spending Problem, Not a Revenue Problem – Even in Shawano, Wisconsin!
  649. Examiner.com | Watchdog exposes Tollway cops taking home millions
    17-Aug-12 • Comments Off on Examiner.com | Watchdog exposes Tollway cops taking home millions
  650. Colorado Springs & Pueblo CO Hide Stunning Government Pension Payments From Taxpayers
    16-Aug-12 • Comments Off on Colorado Springs & Pueblo CO Hide Stunning Government Pension Payments From Taxpayers
  651. KMOX Newsradio 1120 | Illinois Tollway Retirees featuring Jim Tobin
    16-Aug-12 • Comments Off on KMOX Newsradio 1120 | Illinois Tollway Retirees featuring Jim Tobin
  652. The Source 560 AM | Grassroots Radio Colorado featuring Rae Ann McNeilly
    16-Aug-12 • Comments Off on The Source 560 AM | Grassroots Radio Colorado featuring Rae Ann McNeilly
  653. Illinois Tollway Retirees Get Wealthy For Doing Nothing
    15-Aug-12 • 1 Comment
  654. Denver Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments From Taxpayers
    15-Aug-12 • Comments Off on Denver Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments From Taxpayers
  655. Appeal Filed in Illegal Electioneering Suit Against Riverside Brookfield SD208
    9-Aug-12 • Comments Off on Appeal Filed in Illegal Electioneering Suit Against Riverside Brookfield SD208
  656. Atty. General Lisa Madigan Continues Fight to Protect Highway Robbery
    8-Aug-12 • Comments Off on Atty. General Lisa Madigan Continues Fight to Protect Highway Robbery
  657. Arizona Pension Estimates Produce Great Press Coverage for TUA
    8-Aug-12 • Comments Off on Arizona Pension Estimates Produce Great Press Coverage for TUA
  658. Inside Tucson Business | Group says city employees due millions in pension payouts
    7-Aug-12 • 1 Comment
  659. KGUN-TV 9 | Big government pensions brought into question [VIDEO]
    2-Aug-12 • Comments Off on KGUN-TV 9 | Big government pensions brought into question [VIDEO]
  660. NewsTalk 550 KFYI | Watchdog Group: More Money Going Toward Government Pensions
    2-Aug-12 • Comments Off on NewsTalk 550 KFYI | Watchdog Group: More Money Going Toward Government Pensions
  661. Taxpayers Struggle to Support Stunning Tucson Government Pensions
    31-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Struggle to Support Stunning Tucson Government Pensions
  662. Taxpayers Struggle To Support Stunning Phoenix Government Pensions
    30-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Struggle To Support Stunning Phoenix Government Pensions
  663. Florida Pension Estimates Produce Great Press Coverage for TUA
    19-Jul-12 • 1 Comment
  664. Illegal Electioneering OK in Crook County
    17-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Illegal Electioneering OK in Crook County
  665. Court to Hear Oral Arguments in Suit Against Riverside-Brookfield Dist 208
    16-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Court to Hear Oral Arguments in Suit Against Riverside-Brookfield Dist 208
  666. 1787 Radio Network | Liberty Underground featuring Rae Ann McNeilly
    16-Jul-12 • Comments Off on 1787 Radio Network | Liberty Underground featuring Rae Ann McNeilly
  667. West Orlando Online News | Study: Florida Government Pensions Crushing Middle Class
    16-Jul-12 • Comments Off on West Orlando Online News | Study: Florida Government Pensions Crushing Middle Class
  668. TheLedger.com | Battle Looms Over State Pensions
    16-Jul-12 • Comments Off on TheLedger.com | Battle Looms Over State Pensions
  669. WCTV Eyewitness News | Group Says Florida’s Pension Systems are Crushing the Middle Class
    12-Jul-12 • Comments Off on WCTV Eyewitness News | Group Says Florida’s Pension Systems are Crushing the Middle Class
  670. Jacksonville Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
    12-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Jacksonville Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
  671. Tallahassee Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
    11-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Tallahassee Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
  672. Orlando Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
    10-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Orlando Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
  673. Miami Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
    9-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Miami Hides Stunning Government Pension Payments from Taxpayers
  674. Daily Herald | Suburban police sweeps fall short of grant expectations
    2-Jul-12 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Suburban police sweeps fall short of grant expectations
  675. Politicians & Unions—Lying to Ill. Taxpayers About Gov't Pensions Since '95
    27-Jun-12 • 3 Comments
  676. Nevada Government Pension Estimates Produce Excellent Press Coverage for TUA
    27-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Nevada Government Pension Estimates Produce Excellent Press Coverage for TUA
  677. Patriot Post | Spending Drives North Las Vegas to Declare State of Emergency
    26-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Patriot Post | Spending Drives North Las Vegas to Declare State of Emergency
  678. Chicago Tribune | Study calls for probing of political corruption in more than 60 suburbs
    26-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | Study calls for probing of political corruption in more than 60 suburbs
  679. Suburban Teacher/Administrator Crosses Swords with TUA on Pensions
    25-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Suburban Teacher/Administrator Crosses Swords with TUA on Pensions
  680. KRNV News 4 | Groups fears "staggering" public employee pension payouts
    20-Jun-12 • Comments Off on KRNV News 4 | Groups fears "staggering" public employee pension payouts
  681. KSNV NEWS 3 | Union pension plans under the microscope
    20-Jun-12 • Comments Off on KSNV NEWS 3 | Union pension plans under the microscope
  682. KTNV Channel 13 Action News | Report: Nevada's lavish pensions are unsustainable
    20-Jun-12 • Comments Off on KTNV Channel 13 Action News | Report: Nevada's lavish pensions are unsustainable
  683. Las Vegas Sun | Examination of public employee pensions raises eyebrows, questions about accuracy
    20-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Las Vegas Sun | Examination of public employee pensions raises eyebrows, questions about accuracy
  684. Nevada’s Staggering Government Pension System Revealed!
    19-Jun-12 • 1 Comment
  685. Las Vegas Hides Staggering Government Pension Payments From Taxpayers
    18-Jun-12 • 3 Comments
  686. Examiner.com | Book calls Illinois teachers underworked, overpaid
    18-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Examiner.com | Book calls Illinois teachers underworked, overpaid
  687. Lisa Madigan Again Opposes Toll-Tax Rollback
    18-Jun-12 • 1 Comment
  688. Illinois Government-Teacher Pensions Far Above Average For Less Work
    14-Jun-12 • 3 Comments
  689. Taxpayers United Files Petition With Ill. Supreme Court in Oak Park Dist. 97 Case
    13-Jun-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United Files Petition With Ill. Supreme Court in Oak Park Dist. 97 Case
  690. Wausau Hides Government Pension Payments
    31-May-12 • 1 Comment
  691. Top Oshkosh and Fond du Lac Gov't Pension Estimates Released
    30-May-12 • Comments Off on Top Oshkosh and Fond du Lac Gov't Pension Estimates Released
  692. Illinois Gov't Pensions Over $100,000 Up 27% Since Last Year
    30-May-12 • 28 Comments
  693. Retired Illinois Judges Raking in Gluttonous Pensions
    29-May-12 • Comments Off on Retired Illinois Judges Raking in Gluttonous Pensions
  694. NATO Meeting Costly Ego-Trip For Chicago Pols
    23-May-12 • Comments Off on NATO Meeting Costly Ego-Trip For Chicago Pols
  695. Springfield Pols to Vote on Cigarette Tax Hike Impacting Poor As They Look Forward to Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
    22-May-12 • Comments Off on Springfield Pols to Vote on Cigarette Tax Hike Impacting Poor As They Look Forward to Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
  696. No More Dialogue – Solution Is Here
    17-May-12 • Comments Off on No More Dialogue – Solution Is Here
  697. Cal Wachdog | Pension deniers attempt to shame reform advocates
    17-May-12 • 1 Comment
  698. WHEC TV News 10 | Convicted and Cashing In
    16-May-12 • Comments Off on WHEC TV News 10 | Convicted and Cashing In
  699. Governor Brown Fails Fresno
    16-May-12 • Comments Off on Governor Brown Fails Fresno
  700. Governor Brown Fails Contra Costa
    15-May-12 • Comments Off on Governor Brown Fails Contra Costa
  701. Uniting in the Pension Fight
    15-May-12 • Comments Off on Uniting in the Pension Fight
  702. Brown will save California?
    14-May-12 • 2 Comments
  703. Pekin Daily Times | Dig deeper into pensions
    14-May-12 • Comments Off on Pekin Daily Times | Dig deeper into pensions
  704. Government-Pension Crisis: #1 Budgetary Problem in U.S.
    3-May-12 • Comments Off on Government-Pension Crisis: #1 Budgetary Problem in U.S.
  705. Does Truth Matter?
    2-May-12 • Comments Off on Does Truth Matter?
  706. Chicago Tribune | Family campfires may burn again in Cook forest preserves
    30-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | Family campfires may burn again in Cook forest preserves
  707. For REALLY Big Bucks, Try the State University System
    30-Apr-12 • 3 Comments
  708. Who’s There? Justice for Oak Park Taxpayers!
    26-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Who’s There? Justice for Oak Park Taxpayers!
  709. Activists Hold Rally Against Eminent Domain, Peotone Government Airport
    23-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Activists Hold Rally Against Eminent Domain, Peotone Government Airport
  710. Chicago Police Pensions Worth Three Times Social Security Pensions With Less Time Worked
    23-Apr-12 • 34 Comments
  711. Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, St. Louis County retirees see six-figure pensions
    22-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Duluth News Tribune | Duluth, St. Louis County retirees see six-figure pensions
  712. Peoria Journal Star | Report details high state pensions for police
    19-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Peoria Journal Star | Report details high state pensions for police
  713. Rochester Government Pensions Reveal Need For More Reform
    18-Apr-12 • 2 Comments
  714. State Troopers & Corrections Officers Quick to Capture Lavish Pensions
    17-Apr-12 • 4 Comments
  715. Duluth Government Pensions Reveal Need For More Reform
    17-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Duluth Government Pensions Reveal Need For More Reform
  716. Minneapolis – St. Paul Government Pensions Revealed!
    16-Apr-12 • 8 Comments
  717. WGN 9 Chicago | Emanuel speed camera ordinance passes City Council committee
    13-Apr-12 • Comments Off on WGN 9 Chicago | Emanuel speed camera ordinance passes City Council committee
  718. The Telegraph | Teachers get lesson on retirement system
    13-Apr-12 • 1 Comment
  719. ABC 7 Chicago | Emanuel changes speed-cameras plan before vote
    12-Apr-12 • Comments Off on ABC 7 Chicago | Emanuel changes speed-cameras plan before vote
  720. Telemundo Chicago | Cobran fuerza las "cámaras de velocidad"
    12-Apr-12 • Comments Off on Telemundo Chicago | Cobran fuerza las "cámaras de velocidad"
  721. Christina Tobin Testifies Against Proposed Chicago Speed-Trap Cameras, Receives News Coverage
    12-Apr-12 • 1 Comment
  722. TUA’s Christina Tobin To Speak Against Proposed Chicago Speed-Trap Cameras
    10-Apr-12 • Comments Off on TUA’s Christina Tobin To Speak Against Proposed Chicago Speed-Trap Cameras
  723. Pension Millionaires Draining Lifeblood from TRS Pension Fund
    9-Apr-12 • 3 Comments
  724. Illegal Electioneering Is Not OK!
    3-Apr-12 • 1 Comment
  725. TUA Receives Excellent Press Coverage With Release of New York Pension Info
    29-Mar-12 • Comments Off on TUA Receives Excellent Press Coverage With Release of New York Pension Info
  726. ABC News 10 | Pension study reveals gov't officials making millions
    24-Mar-12 • 1 Comment
  727. Capitol Confidential | Here’s your Top 100 state employee pensions and for schools too
    24-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Capitol Confidential | Here’s your Top 100 state employee pensions and for schools too
  728. TimesUnion.com | Public pension 'millionaires' club
    23-Mar-12 • Comments Off on TimesUnion.com | Public pension 'millionaires' club
  729. Daily Herald | Voters back tax hikes with tangible results
    23-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Voters back tax hikes with tangible results
  730. Metro New York | Group: Scale back lavish NY pensions
    23-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Metro New York | Group: Scale back lavish NY pensions
  731. Clean Sweep: TUA Defeats All 7 Tax-Increase Referenda
    22-Mar-12 • 1 Comment
  732. Shame on New York: Pensions Kept in the Dark!
    22-Mar-12 • 1 Comment
  733. New York: Government Pensions Revealed, Not Yet Relieved!
    21-Mar-12 • 1 Comment
  734. News Talk 1240 WRTA | Taxpayer Group: Pensions Out of Control
    20-Mar-12 • Comments Off on News Talk 1240 WRTA | Taxpayer Group: Pensions Out of Control
  735. Albany: Government Pensions Revealed, Not Yet Relieved!
    20-Mar-12 • 1 Comment
  736. newsworks.org | Illinois pension reform group sweeps into Philadelphia
    17-Mar-12 • Comments Off on newsworks.org | Illinois pension reform group sweeps into Philadelphia
  737. Times-Tribune | Mellow pension guided by state law
    16-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Times-Tribune | Mellow pension guided by state law
  738. Altoona Mirror | Chief: I’m not getting pension payments
    15-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Altoona Mirror | Chief: I’m not getting pension payments
  739. Philadelphia PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
    15-Mar-12 • 3 Comments
  740. Pennsylvania Pensions Corrections
    15-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Pennsylvania Pensions Corrections
  741. bcrnews.com | Go to the polls
    15-Mar-12 • Comments Off on bcrnews.com | Go to the polls
  742. Harrisburg PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
    14-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Harrisburg PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
  743. Pittsburgh Tribune-Review | Controversy doesn't stop group from disclosing pension figures
    13-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Pittsburgh Tribune-Review | Controversy doesn't stop group from disclosing pension figures
  744. post-gazette.com | Visiting group decries high public pensions
    13-Mar-12 • Comments Off on post-gazette.com | Visiting group decries high public pensions
  745. Taxpayers Oppose City of Princeton’s Referendum for ‘Unlimited Home Rule Taxing Power’ on March 20
    13-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose City of Princeton’s Referendum for ‘Unlimited Home Rule Taxing Power’ on March 20
  746. Altoona PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
    13-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Altoona PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
  747. Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Taxpayer group slams public pensions
    12-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Taxpayer group slams public pensions
  748. Pittsburgh PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
    12-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Pittsburgh PA: Government Pensions Revealed!
  749. Taxpayers United Urges "NO" Vote on $400 March 20 Evanston-Skokie Sch. Dist. 65 Property Tax Increase Referendum
    12-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United Urges "NO" Vote on $400 March 20 Evanston-Skokie Sch. Dist. 65 Property Tax Increase Referendum
  750. TUA Opposes 7 Tax-Increase Referenda Scheduled For March 20 Election
    7-Mar-12 • Comments Off on TUA Opposes 7 Tax-Increase Referenda Scheduled For March 20 Election
  751. Court Decision Allows TUA Suit Against Riverside-Brookfield Dist 208 To Proceed
    6-Mar-12 • 1 Comment
  752. Charleston Post Courier | S.C. law hides pension records
    5-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Charleston Post Courier | S.C. law hides pension records
  753. Riverside Brookfield SD 208 Tries To Dismiss Taxpayers' Concerns
    2-Mar-12 • Comments Off on Riverside Brookfield SD 208 Tries To Dismiss Taxpayers' Concerns
  754. RonPaul2012.com | In Case You Missed It: Chicago-area National Taxpayer Group Endorses Ron Paul
    29-Feb-12 • Comments Off on RonPaul2012.com | In Case You Missed It: Chicago-area National Taxpayer Group Endorses Ron Paul
  755. Peek-A-Boo, Kansas Gov't Pensions-We See You!
    29-Feb-12 • 1 Comment
  756. Tax Accountability Endorses Ron Paul For President
    28-Feb-12 • 2 Comments
  757. KSN News Wichita | Grassroots group brings pension reform message to Kansas
    24-Feb-12 • Comments Off on KSN News Wichita | Grassroots group brings pension reform message to Kansas
  758. KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | Taxpayer group releases local officials' salaries and estimated pensions
    24-Feb-12 • Comments Off on KWCH 12 Eyewitness News | Taxpayer group releases local officials' salaries and estimated pensions
  759. Warren Buffett Crowned King Of Hypocrisy
    24-Feb-12 • 1 Comment
  760. Government Hides Wichita Pensions?
    23-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Government Hides Wichita Pensions?
  761. Daily Herald | Suburbs getting more property taxes
    23-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Suburbs getting more property taxes
  762. Salina Journal News | Taxpayer group takes issue with pensions
    23-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Salina Journal News | Taxpayer group takes issue with pensions
  763. KSALLink.com | Top 25 Local Government Salaries; Projected Lifetime Pensions Revealed
    23-Feb-12 • Comments Off on KSALLink.com | Top 25 Local Government Salaries; Projected Lifetime Pensions Revealed
  764. Wichita Business Journal | Taxpayer group balks at pension payouts; officials say estimates are overblown
    23-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Wichita Business Journal | Taxpayer group balks at pension payouts; officials say estimates are overblown
  765. Cigarette Tax Hikes Usually Backfire
    23-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Cigarette Tax Hikes Usually Backfire
  766. Kansas City Business Journal | Group rails against government pensions, names names
    22-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Kansas City Business Journal | Group rails against government pensions, names names
  767. KSALLink.com | Group to Reveal Local Government Salaries, Projected Pensions
    22-Feb-12 • Comments Off on KSALLink.com | Group to Reveal Local Government Salaries, Projected Pensions
  768. Salina, KS: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
    22-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Salina, KS: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
  769. Fox 4 Kansas City | Group Predicts Huge Pensions Will Cause Kansas Catastrophe
    21-Feb-12 • 1 Comment
  770. Topeka, KS: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
    21-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Topeka, KS: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
  771. "Governor Bribe" Again Plays The Game To Earn The Name!
    21-Feb-12 • Comments Off on "Governor Bribe" Again Plays The Game To Earn The Name!
  772. Kansas City, KS : Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
    20-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Kansas City, KS : Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
  773. WREX 13 NBC | College Illinois! could get shot of taxpayer cash
    18-Feb-12 • Comments Off on WREX 13 NBC | College Illinois! could get shot of taxpayer cash
  774. Ouch! Ohio Government Pensions Are A Painful Reality!
    16-Feb-12 • 2 Comments
  775. The Lima News | Group asks why Ohio pension data being kept secret
    15-Feb-12 • Comments Off on The Lima News | Group asks why Ohio pension data being kept secret
  776. Gov. Kasich and OH General Assembly: Release Ohio’s Government Pension Numbers!
    14-Feb-12 • 2 Comments
  777. WTOL 11 | Group pushing for transparency, change in public employee pension system
    11-Feb-12 • Comments Off on WTOL 11 | Group pushing for transparency, change in public employee pension system
  778. WKBN 27 First News | Pensions of Public Workers Exposed
    11-Feb-12 • Comments Off on WKBN 27 First News | Pensions of Public Workers Exposed
  779. Columbus Dispatch | Pension reform sought by taxpayers group
    11-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Columbus Dispatch | Pension reform sought by taxpayers group
  780. Taxpayers Try To Stop Lisa Madigan's "Highway Robbery"
    9-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Try To Stop Lisa Madigan's "Highway Robbery"
  781. Toledo Blade | Group says Toledo officials' pensions top $3 million
    9-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Toledo Blade | Group says Toledo officials' pensions top $3 million
  782. Toledo Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
    9-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Toledo Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed!
  783. CBS 2 Chicago | Some University Employees Double Dipping For State Paychecks
    9-Feb-12 • Comments Off on CBS 2 Chicago | Some University Employees Double Dipping For State Paychecks
  784. 89.7 NPR News (Associated Press) | Conservative Report Targets Central Ohio Pensions
    8-Feb-12 • Comments Off on 89.7 NPR News (Associated Press) | Conservative Report Targets Central Ohio Pensions
  785. Cleveland Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed
    8-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Cleveland Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed
  786. WFMJ NBC | Watchdog group calls for pension reform In Ohio
    8-Feb-12 • Comments Off on WFMJ NBC | Watchdog group calls for pension reform In Ohio
  787. The Republic (Associated Press) | Taxpayers group questioning public pensions making sweep of Ohio to highlight government costs
    7-Feb-12 • Comments Off on The Republic (Associated Press) | Taxpayers group questioning public pensions making sweep of Ohio to highlight government costs
  788. Youngstown Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed
    7-Feb-12 • 2 Comments
  789. Belleville News Democrat | Who should pay for teacher pensions?
    6-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Belleville News Democrat | Who should pay for teacher pensions?
  790. Columbus Ohio: Top Secret Government Pensions Revealed
    6-Feb-12 • 3 Comments
  791. TUA vs. Illinois Tollway Authority & AG Madigan: The Sequel – February 7th!
    6-Feb-12 • 2 Comments
  792. Taxpayers Oppose Civic Federation's Suggested $1-a-pack Cigarette Tax Increase
    2-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose Civic Federation's Suggested $1-a-pack Cigarette Tax Increase
  793. Clueless Gov. Quinn Makes Titanic's Captain Seem Highly-Skilled By Comparison
    1-Feb-12 • Comments Off on Clueless Gov. Quinn Makes Titanic's Captain Seem Highly-Skilled By Comparison
  794. Tax Accountability: Candidates Are Not Endorsed By Us Unless We Say They Are Endorsed
    30-Jan-12 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability: Candidates Are Not Endorsed By Us Unless We Say They Are Endorsed
  795. Iowa Government Pen$ion$; WOW!
    25-Jan-12 • Comments Off on Iowa Government Pen$ion$; WOW!
  796. examiner.com | Taxpayer watchdog sues Riverside Brookfield
    24-Jan-12 • Comments Off on examiner.com | Taxpayer watchdog sues Riverside Brookfield
  797. CBS 4 Quad Cities | Some taxpayers say some city leaders are getting paid too much
    23-Jan-12 • Comments Off on CBS 4 Quad Cities | Some taxpayers say some city leaders are getting paid too much
  798. The Daily Iowan | Public pension plans face scrutiny
    23-Jan-12 • Comments Off on The Daily Iowan | Public pension plans face scrutiny
  799. Davenport Iowa: Government Pensions Top Secret
    19-Jan-12 • 2 Comments
  800. KGAN CBS 2 | Pension Protest Over Government Workers
    19-Jan-12 • Comments Off on KGAN CBS 2 | Pension Protest Over Government Workers
  801. The Gazette | Group wants public workers off pension system
    18-Jan-12 • Comments Off on The Gazette | Group wants public workers off pension system
  802. Eastern Iowa Government | National taxpayer group says Cedar Rapids’ and Iowa City’s top-paid employees will see more than $2 million in lifetime pension payouts
    18-Jan-12 • Comments Off on Eastern Iowa Government | National taxpayer group says Cedar Rapids’ and Iowa City’s top-paid employees will see more than $2 million in lifetime pension payouts
  803. Gov. Branstad and IA General Assembly: Release Iowa’s Public Pension Numbers!
    18-Jan-12 • Comments Off on Gov. Branstad and IA General Assembly: Release Iowa’s Public Pension Numbers!
  804. Cedar Rapids & Iowa City : Government Pensions Top Secret
    18-Jan-12 • 1 Comment
  805. The Republic (Associated Press) | Group to release pension data for Iowa workers
    18-Jan-12 • Comments Off on The Republic (Associated Press) | Group to release pension data for Iowa workers
  806. Des Moines Iowa: Government Pensions Top Secret
    17-Jan-12 • 2 Comments
  807. WHO Newsradio 1040 | Group calls for pension reform in Iowa
    17-Jan-12 • Comments Off on WHO Newsradio 1040 | Group calls for pension reform in Iowa
  808. Note to Kentucky: Top Bowling Green Government Pension Estimates Released
    11-Jan-12 • Comments Off on Note to Kentucky: Top Bowling Green Government Pension Estimates Released
  809. CLTV | Politics Tonight featuring Andrew Spiegel and Rae Ann McNeilly
    1-Jan-12 • Comments Off on CLTV | Politics Tonight featuring Andrew Spiegel and Rae Ann McNeilly
  810. 84 WHAS | The Mandy Connell Show featuring Christina Tobin
    30-Dec-11 • Comments Off on 84 WHAS | The Mandy Connell Show featuring Christina Tobin
  811. Taxpayers United of America on CLTV Friday December 30!
    29-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United of America on CLTV Friday December 30!
  812. State-Journal | Open book on pensions
    22-Dec-11 • Comments Off on State-Journal | Open book on pensions
  813. Courier-Journal | Group seeks public pension data
    21-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Courier-Journal | Group seeks public pension data
  814. ABC 7 | Big Ill. Tollway fare hike takes effect Jan. 1
    21-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  815. Spit on the Law
    21-Dec-11 • 2 Comments
  816. Chicago Tribue | Judge rejects bid to block toll hike
    21-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribue | Judge rejects bid to block toll hike
  817. examiner.com | Lisa Madigan wins her Toll Tax increase
    21-Dec-11 • Comments Off on examiner.com | Lisa Madigan wins her Toll Tax increase
  818. Note to Kentucky: Top Louisville Government Pension Estimates Released
    21-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Note to Kentucky: Top Louisville Government Pension Estimates Released
  819. Cincinnati.com | Anti-tax group targets N.Ky. public employee pensions
    20-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Cincinnati.com | Anti-tax group targets N.Ky. public employee pensions
  820. No Thanks, Lisa! A Madigan Christmas Gift: 90% Toll-Tax Increase on January 1st!
    20-Dec-11 • 2 Comments
  821. NBC 5 | Judge Dismisses Plea to Stop Toll Hike
    20-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  822. Note To Kentucky: Top Covington, Florence Area Government Pension Estimates Released
    20-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Note To Kentucky: Top Covington, Florence Area Government Pension Estimates Released
  823. State-Journal | Group calls on Beshear to release pension info
    20-Dec-11 • Comments Off on State-Journal | Group calls on Beshear to release pension info
  824. Herald-Leader | Group highlights six-figure government pensions, calls for more transparency
    19-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Herald-Leader | Group highlights six-figure government pensions, calls for more transparency
  825. Herald-Leader (Associated Press) | Taxpayer group wants openness in pension system
    19-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  826. Note To Kentucky: Top Lexington Pension Estimates Released
    19-Dec-11 • 2 Comments
  827. Note To Kentucky: Top Frankfort And Kentucky Pension Estimates Released
    19-Dec-11 • 4 Comments
  828. Judge To Rule On Illegal Toll Tax Increase Defended By AG Lisa Madigan On Tuesday
    19-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  829. WSBC 1240 AM | The Ray Hanania Radio Show featuring Christina Tobin
    18-Dec-11 • Comments Off on WSBC 1240 AM | The Ray Hanania Radio Show featuring Christina Tobin
  830. NBC 18 | Taxpayer Group Urges State To Release Pension Info
    16-Dec-11 • Comments Off on NBC 18 | Taxpayer Group Urges State To Release Pension Info
  831. nky.com | Taxpayer group urges Ky. to release pension info
    16-Dec-11 • Comments Off on nky.com | Taxpayer group urges Ky. to release pension info
  832. Fox 19 | Taxpayer group urges Ky. to release pension info
    16-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Fox 19 | Taxpayer group urges Ky. to release pension info
  833. Gov. Beshear: Release Kentucky's Public Pension Numbers!
    15-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  834. Tobin says: "Michigan Press buzzing about Public Pensions Largesse"
    14-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Tobin says: "Michigan Press buzzing about Public Pensions Largesse"
  835. Court To Rule On Giant Toll Tax Increase December 20th!
    13-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  836. Grand Rapids Business Journal | Group labels city, county pensions ‘gold plated’
    12-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Grand Rapids Business Journal | Group labels city, county pensions ‘gold plated’
  837. examiner.com | Watchdog sets sites on Indiana Governor
    9-Dec-11 • Comments Off on examiner.com | Watchdog sets sites on Indiana Governor
  838. AnnArbor.com | 7 retired Ann Arbor city employees collecting pensions above $100K a year
    9-Dec-11 • Comments Off on AnnArbor.com | 7 retired Ann Arbor city employees collecting pensions above $100K a year
  839. The Detriot News | Group: Wayne County pensions high
    8-Dec-11 • Comments Off on The Detriot News | Group: Wayne County pensions high
  840. Click On Detroit | Group calls for pension reform in Michigan
    7-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Click On Detroit | Group calls for pension reform in Michigan
  841. Gov. Daniels: Release Indiana's Public Pension Numbers!
    7-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Gov. Daniels: Release Indiana's Public Pension Numbers!
  842. Note to Michigan: Top Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County Pensions Exposed!
    7-Dec-11 • Comments Off on Note to Michigan: Top Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County Pensions Exposed!
  843. WAAM 1600 AM | On The Edge with Thayrone featuring Christina Tobin
    7-Dec-11 • Comments Off on WAAM 1600 AM | On The Edge with Thayrone featuring Christina Tobin
  844. Note To Michigan: Top Wayne County Pensions Exposed!
    7-Dec-11 • 2 Comments
  845. The Detroit News | Group: 40 Wayne County retires make $100K or more in pensions
    7-Dec-11 • Comments Off on The Detroit News | Group: 40 Wayne County retires make $100K or more in pensions
  846. WOOD-TV 8 | Group reveals top Mich pension payouts
    6-Dec-11 • Comments Off on WOOD-TV 8 | Group reveals top Mich pension payouts
  847. WLNS 6 | New Reports Reveals High Public Sector Pension Payouts
    6-Dec-11 • Comments Off on WLNS 6 | New Reports Reveals High Public Sector Pension Payouts
  848. Ingham and Eaton and Lansing, Oh My! Top Government Pensions Exposed!
    6-Dec-11 • 5 Comments
  849. Note to Michigan: Top Grand Rapids Pensions Exposed!
    6-Dec-11 • 1 Comment
  850. Government Employees of Ford County Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    21-Nov-11 • Comments Off on Government Employees of Ford County Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  851. TUA Calls for Government Pension Reform in Lake County
    17-Nov-11 • Comments Off on TUA Calls for Government Pension Reform in Lake County
  852. TUA Calls for Government Pension Reform in St. Joseph & Elkhart Counties
    17-Nov-11 • Comments Off on TUA Calls for Government Pension Reform in St. Joseph & Elkhart Counties
  853. WISH-TV 8 | Group calls for more transparency on state pensions
    16-Nov-11 • Comments Off on WISH-TV 8 | Group calls for more transparency on state pensions
  854. NBC Indianapolis | Anti-tax group criticizes Indiana pensions
    16-Nov-11 • Comments Off on NBC Indianapolis | Anti-tax group criticizes Indiana pensions
  855. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Turning Retired Government Employees into Pension Millionaires
    16-Nov-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Turning Retired Government Employees into Pension Millionaires
  856. WISH-TV 8 | Indiana pensions: A state secret
    16-Nov-11 • 1 Comment
  857. TUA Press Conference On Marion County Area Government Pensions Tomorrow, November 16, in Indianapolis, IN
    15-Nov-11 • Comments Off on TUA Press Conference On Marion County Area Government Pensions Tomorrow, November 16, in Indianapolis, IN
  858. WISH-TV 8 | Can Indiana keep its pension promise?
    11-Nov-11 • Comments Off on WISH-TV 8 | Can Indiana keep its pension promise?
  859. Retired CPS Teachers Getting Huge Pensions From Small Contributions
    8-Nov-11 • Comments Off on Retired CPS Teachers Getting Huge Pensions From Small Contributions
  860. WBBM 780AM | Taxpayers United Celebrates 35 Years
    7-Nov-11 • Comments Off on WBBM 780AM | Taxpayers United Celebrates 35 Years
  861. TUA’S 35th Anniversary Celebration Huge Success
    4-Nov-11 • Comments Off on TUA’S 35th Anniversary Celebration Huge Success
  862. Common Sense with Paul Jacob | Time Waits for the Tax-Fighter
    3-Nov-11 • Comments Off on Common Sense with Paul Jacob | Time Waits for the Tax-Fighter
  863. Taxpayers United of America Celebrates 35th Anniversary Nov. 3
    2-Nov-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United of America Celebrates 35th Anniversary Nov. 3
  864. Fox News Channel | Chicago Teachers Receiving Big Pension Payouts?
    30-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Fox News Channel | Chicago Teachers Receiving Big Pension Payouts?
  865. Taxpayer Watchdog to discuss Public Pension Problems on Fox News this Saturday
    28-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayer Watchdog to discuss Public Pension Problems on Fox News this Saturday
  866. Proposed Chicago Traffic Speed Cameras To Protect Government Employee Pensions, Not Children
    27-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Proposed Chicago Traffic Speed Cameras To Protect Government Employee Pensions, Not Children
  867. McHenry County Blog | Tobin Says Traffic Speed Cameras to Protect City Pensions, Not Children, Roll Call
    27-Oct-11 • Comments Off on McHenry County Blog | Tobin Says Traffic Speed Cameras to Protect City Pensions, Not Children, Roll Call
  868. CBS Chicago | State Senate OKs Speed Cameras For Chicago
    27-Oct-11 • Comments Off on CBS Chicago | State Senate OKs Speed Cameras For Chicago
  869. Hearing Against Illinois Tollway Authority Postponed Until Monday October 31st
    26-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Hearing Against Illinois Tollway Authority Postponed Until Monday October 31st
  870. Taxpayers United of America Seeking Plaintiffs in Suit Against Illinois Tollway Authority
    25-Oct-11 • 2 Comments
  871. Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Higher ed, higher pensions
    25-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Higher ed, higher pensions
  872. Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Too heavy to bear?
    24-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Too heavy to bear?
  873. Fox News Chicago | Group Says CPS Teachers Get More in Pension than Contributed
    21-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Fox News Chicago | Group Says CPS Teachers Get More in Pension than Contributed
  874. Taxpayers United of America To Request Restraining Order Against Illinois Tollway Authority
    19-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers United of America To Request Restraining Order Against Illinois Tollway Authority
  875. Daily Herald | Property tax appeals favor businesses in Cook County
    5-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Property tax appeals favor businesses in Cook County
  876. Lawsuit Against Illinois Tollway Receives Massive Press Coverage
    4-Oct-11 • Comments Off on Lawsuit Against Illinois Tollway Receives Massive Press Coverage
  877. USA TODAY | How state lawmakers pump up pensions in ways you can't
    23-Sep-11 • Comments Off on USA TODAY | How state lawmakers pump up pensions in ways you can't
  878. Chicago Sun-Times | Taxpayer group sues over toll hike
    23-Sep-11 • Comments Off on Chicago Sun-Times | Taxpayer group sues over toll hike
  879. Downers Grove Patch | Group Files Suit Challenging Toll Hike
    23-Sep-11 • Comments Off on Downers Grove Patch | Group Files Suit Challenging Toll Hike
  880. WLS 890AM | Taxpayer group sues Illinois Tollway over toll increase
    22-Sep-11 • 1 Comment
  881. WGN 9 | Taxpayer group sues to stop toll fare hikes
    22-Sep-11 • Comments Off on WGN 9 | Taxpayer group sues to stop toll fare hikes
  882. NBC 5 | Group Files Suit to Fight Illinois Toll Hike
    22-Sep-11 • Comments Off on NBC 5 | Group Files Suit to Fight Illinois Toll Hike
  883. ABC 7 | Anti-tax group fighting tollway rate hike
    22-Sep-11 • Comments Off on ABC 7 | Anti-tax group fighting tollway rate hike
  884. Chicago Tribune | Taxpayer group sues to stop toll fare hikes
    22-Sep-11 • Comments Off on Chicago Tribune | Taxpayer group sues to stop toll fare hikes
  885. Daily Herald | Taxpayers group sues to stop toll increase
    22-Sep-11 • Comments Off on Daily Herald | Taxpayers group sues to stop toll increase
  886. Complaint Filed to Kill Huge $12 Billion Illinois Tollway-Tax Increase
    22-Sep-11 • 8 Comments
  887. Govt. School Employees and Retirees of Macon County Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    15-Sep-11 • Comments Off on Govt. School Employees and Retirees of Macon County Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  888. Government Employee Pensions More Generous
    9-Sep-11 • Comments Off on Government Employee Pensions More Generous
  889. War on Drugs Snake Oil Cures Nothing and Costs Everything
    1-Sep-11 • Comments Off on War on Drugs Snake Oil Cures Nothing and Costs Everything
  890. Gov't School Employees and Retirees of Iroquois County, IL Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    31-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Gov't School Employees and Retirees of Iroquois County, IL Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  891. TUA Releases Tax Survey of 96th Illinois General Assembly
    30-Aug-11 • Comments Off on TUA Releases Tax Survey of 96th Illinois General Assembly
  892. Courts Grant Taxpayers United of America’s Motions in Three April 5th Referenda Irregularity Cases
    25-Aug-11 • 2 Comments
  893. Missouri Pensions Receive Extensive Press Coverage
    25-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Missouri Pensions Receive Extensive Press Coverage
  894. Illinois Tollway Trolls Raking in Lavish Salaries and Pensions
    24-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Illinois Tollway Trolls Raking in Lavish Salaries and Pensions
  895. Oppose 90% Toll Tax Increase!
    23-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Oppose 90% Toll Tax Increase!
  896. Oppose 90% Toll Tax Increase!
    22-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Oppose 90% Toll Tax Increase!
  897. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Kansas City & Jackson County Teachers and MO Government Employees
    18-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Kansas City & Jackson County Teachers and MO Government Employees
  898. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Springfield & Greene County Teachers and MO Government Employees
    17-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Springfield & Greene County Teachers and MO Government Employees
  899. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Jefferson City Teachers & State Gov. Employees
    17-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Jefferson City Teachers & State Gov. Employees
  900. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of St. Louis County Teachers and MO Government Employees
    16-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of St. Louis County Teachers and MO Government Employees
  901. WI Pensions Receive Extensive Press Coverage
    15-Aug-11 • Comments Off on WI Pensions Receive Extensive Press Coverage
  902. In 1977, TUA started the Cook County property tax strike, which resulted in a $60 million property tax cut for Cook County homeowners.
    12-Aug-11 • Comments Off on In 1977, TUA started the Cook County property tax strike, which resulted in a $60 million property tax cut for Cook County homeowners.
  903. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires Of Eau Claire, WI-Area Government Employees
    4-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires Of Eau Claire, WI-Area Government Employees
  904. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Wisconsin Government Employees
    3-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires of Wisconsin Government Employees
  905. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires Of Milwaukee, WI-Area Government Employees
    2-Aug-11 • 1 Comment
  906. Shawano Radio Station WTCH-AM Shortchanges Area Taxpayers With Blackout Of TUA Local Government Pension Plan Report
    2-Aug-11 • Comments Off on Shawano Radio Station WTCH-AM Shortchanges Area Taxpayers With Blackout Of TUA Local Government Pension Plan Report
  907. Taxpayers Say No To Raising Debt Limit
    29-Jul-11 • 3 Comments
  908. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Making Millionaires Of Racine, WI-Area Government Employees
    28-Jul-11 • 2 Comments
  909. High Salaries and Lavish Pensions to Make Millionaires of Many Shawano, WI-Area Government Employees
    27-Jul-11 • Comments Off on High Salaries and Lavish Pensions to Make Millionaires of Many Shawano, WI-Area Government Employees
  910. TUA Receives Extensive Press Coverage with Release of Local Wisconsin Government Pensions and Salaries
    26-Jul-11 • Comments Off on TUA Receives Extensive Press Coverage with Release of Local Wisconsin Government Pensions and Salaries
  911. La Crosse, WI Government Employees Rake in Generous Salaries and Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
    21-Jul-11 • 1 Comment
  912. Brown County and Green Bay Government Employees Rake in Generous Salaries and Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
    20-Jul-11 • 1 Comment
  913. Appleton, WI Government Employees Rake in Generous Salaries and Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
    20-Jul-11 • Comments Off on Appleton, WI Government Employees Rake in Generous Salaries and Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
  914. Kenosha, WI Government Employees Rake in Huge Salaries and Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
    19-Jul-11 • Comments Off on Kenosha, WI Government Employees Rake in Huge Salaries and Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions
  915. City and County of Shawano, Wisconsin, Stonewalling FOIA Requests
    13-Jul-11 • Comments Off on City and County of Shawano, Wisconsin, Stonewalling FOIA Requests
  916. Government School Employees and Retirees of Wayne County Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    13-Jul-11 • 1 Comment
  917. Taxpayers Appeal Wilmette and Oak Park Referenda Rulings
    12-Jul-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Appeal Wilmette and Oak Park Referenda Rulings
  918. Taxpayers to Congress: Keep Debt Limit, Cut Military Spending
    11-Jul-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers to Congress: Keep Debt Limit, Cut Military Spending
  919. Revised “Top 100” IL Gov. Pensions Reveals Astronomical Monthly & Annual Payouts
    7-Jul-11 • 1 Comment
  920. TUA Speaks Out Against Burke's Bodyguard
    1-Jul-11 • Comments Off on TUA Speaks Out Against Burke's Bodyguard
  921. Legal Battle Continues Over Ballot Language
    29-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Legal Battle Continues Over Ballot Language
  922. Gov't School Employees and Retirees of Oak Park Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    28-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Gov't School Employees and Retirees of Oak Park Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  923. Government School Employees and Retirees of Wilmette SD 39 Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    21-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Government School Employees and Retirees of Wilmette SD 39 Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  924. Surprise! Two State Income Tax Raisers Get Cushy Cook County Jobs!
    14-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Surprise! Two State Income Tax Raisers Get Cushy Cook County Jobs!
  925. Stop Top Two From Spreading to Illinois
    13-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Stop Top Two From Spreading to Illinois
  926. Wilmette School Board 39 Violated the Law
    13-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Wilmette School Board 39 Violated the Law
  927. Government School Employees and Retirees of New Trier High School Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    9-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Government School Employees and Retirees of New Trier High School Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  928. Taxpayer and Public Policy Groups Urge Halt to Failed “War on Drugs”
    7-Jun-11 • 1 Comment
  929. Wilmette School Board Objects to Saving Taxpayers’ Money
    7-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Wilmette School Board Objects to Saving Taxpayers’ Money
  930. Misguided “War on Drugs” Has Cost Taxpayers $1 Trillion
    6-Jun-11 • 1 Comment
  931. Berwyn Retired Government Employees Revel at Taxpayer Expense
    1-Jun-11 • Comments Off on Berwyn Retired Government Employees Revel at Taxpayer Expense
  932. Proposed Pension Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough
    27-May-11 • Comments Off on Proposed Pension Reform Doesn't Go Far Enough
  933. Taxpayers Continue to Battle Invalid Property Taxes
    25-May-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Continue to Battle Invalid Property Taxes
  934. Suit Filed to Challenge Wilmette's April 5th Property Tax Increase Referendum
    16-May-11 • Comments Off on Suit Filed to Challenge Wilmette's April 5th Property Tax Increase Referendum
  935. Court to Decide Whether to Restrain Oak Park Property Tax Increase
    12-May-11 • Comments Off on Court to Decide Whether to Restrain Oak Park Property Tax Increase
  936. Taxpayers: Block Destructive and Unwanted Peotone Airport Boondoggle
    12-May-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers: Block Destructive and Unwanted Peotone Airport Boondoggle
  937. Taxpayers’ Pain at Pump Helps Govt. Employees, Not Roads
    10-May-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers’ Pain at Pump Helps Govt. Employees, Not Roads
  938. TUA takes issue with taxes for trinkets, on television
    5-May-11 • Comments Off on TUA takes issue with taxes for trinkets, on television
  939. Taxpayer Organization: Hold Rahm Emanual and Patrick Quinn to Same Standard as Rod Blagojevich
    5-May-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayer Organization: Hold Rahm Emanual and Patrick Quinn to Same Standard as Rod Blagojevich
  940. TUA's Jim Tobin discusses $184,000/year Daley pension plan on WBBM
    4-May-11 • Comments Off on TUA's Jim Tobin discusses $184,000/year Daley pension plan on WBBM
  941. Taxes Increasing Anxiety Over Gas Prices
    27-Apr-11 • 1 Comment
  942. Taxpayers Fight Back in Oak Park and Riverside-Brookfield
    26-Apr-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Fight Back in Oak Park and Riverside-Brookfield
  943. Growing success of "Atlas Shrugged" featured on page one of Chicago Sun-Times
    21-Apr-11 • Comments Off on Growing success of "Atlas Shrugged" featured on page one of Chicago Sun-Times
  944. Governor Quinn is Now “Governor Bribe"
    21-Apr-11 • Comments Off on Governor Quinn is Now “Governor Bribe"
  945. Taxpayers Score Big Victory With Referendum-Language Bill
    21-Apr-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Score Big Victory With Referendum-Language Bill
  946. TUA speaks out against state pensions on ABC News
    14-Apr-11 • Comments Off on TUA speaks out against state pensions on ABC News
  947. 67% State Income Tax Hike to Fund St. Clair, Monroe and Madison Counties Retired Government Employee Pension Millionaires
    14-Apr-11 • Comments Off on 67% State Income Tax Hike to Fund St. Clair, Monroe and Madison Counties Retired Government Employee Pension Millionaires
  948. 67% State Income Tax Hike Finances Retired Gov. Employee Pension Millionaires of Williamson and Jackson County
    13-Apr-11 • Comments Off on 67% State Income Tax Hike Finances Retired Gov. Employee Pension Millionaires of Williamson and Jackson County
  949. Top Law Enforcement Officials in State of Illinois and Cook County Fail to Act
    12-Apr-11 • Comments Off on Top Law Enforcement Officials in State of Illinois and Cook County Fail to Act
  950. TUA Fan Mail
    11-Apr-11 • Comments Off on TUA Fan Mail
  951. TUA responds to union rally in Chicago
    10-Apr-11 • Comments Off on TUA responds to union rally in Chicago
  952. Taxpayers of Riverside-Brookfield and McHenry Defeat Tax Increase Referenda
    7-Apr-11 • 1 Comment
  953. 67% State Income Tax Hike to Fund Perry County Retired Government Employee Pension Millionaires
    5-Apr-11 • Comments Off on 67% State Income Tax Hike to Fund Perry County Retired Government Employee Pension Millionaires
  954. Taxpayers File Complaint Concerning Improper Actions of Riverside-Brookfield School Dist. 208
    4-Apr-11 • 1 Comment
  955. Christina Tobin to Work With Oak Park Elem. Dist. 97 Activists to Kill Proposed Tax Hike
    1-Apr-11 • Comments Off on Christina Tobin to Work With Oak Park Elem. Dist. 97 Activists to Kill Proposed Tax Hike
  956. Tax Accountabilty Endorses Tax-Cutting Candidates for Oak Park Park District
    30-Mar-11 • Comments Off on Tax Accountabilty Endorses Tax-Cutting Candidates for Oak Park Park District
  957. Taxpayers Oppose Huge Oak Park School District 97 Property Tax Increase Referendum
    29-Mar-11 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose Huge Oak Park School District 97 Property Tax Increase Referendum
  958. Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson to endorse Illinois ballot access bill today
    24-Mar-11 • Comments Off on Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson to endorse Illinois ballot access bill today
  959. Taxpayers Oppose Huge $900 Riverside-Brookfield HSD 208 Property Tax Increase Referendum
    23-Mar-11 • 2 Comments
  960. Taxpayer Organization Charges Wind Turbine Promotion as a Scam and Stealth Tax
    21-Mar-11 • 1 Comment
  961. IL Executive Committee Approves $1.00 Cigarette Tax Hike
    17-Mar-11 • Comments Off on IL Executive Committee Approves $1.00 Cigarette Tax Hike
  962. NTUI to Hold Tax Protest Meeting in Wonder Lake This Sunday, March 13
    10-Mar-11 • Comments Off on NTUI to Hold Tax Protest Meeting in Wonder Lake This Sunday, March 13
  963. NTUI slams the gas tax… and the tax on the tax
    10-Mar-11 • Comments Off on NTUI slams the gas tax… and the tax on the tax
  964. Shawano County Wisconsin Public School Employees Thrive as Private Sector Struggles
    7-Mar-11 • Comments Off on Shawano County Wisconsin Public School Employees Thrive as Private Sector Struggles
  965. RINO Turncoat Dale Schultz Would Leave Wisconsin at the Mercy of Special Interests
    1-Mar-11 • 2 Comments
  966. Wisconsin Taxpayers Demand Tax Relief and Reforms
    28-Feb-11 • Comments Off on Wisconsin Taxpayers Demand Tax Relief and Reforms
  967. Watch today's TUA press conference
    28-Feb-11 • Comments Off on Watch today's TUA press conference
  968. Nationwide Protests Against Anti-Union Legislation Take Place on Feb. 26
    27-Feb-11 • Comments Off on Nationwide Protests Against Anti-Union Legislation Take Place on Feb. 26
  969. TUA Press Conference at State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin
    25-Feb-11 • Comments Off on TUA Press Conference at State Capitol in Madison, Wisconsin
  970. Topinka Defends Lavish Gov. Pensions as She Rakes in the Dough
    25-Feb-11 • 2 Comments
  971. NTUI weighs in on Wisconsin on ABC News
    21-Feb-11 • Comments Off on NTUI weighs in on Wisconsin on ABC News
  972. Wisc Gov. Sets Tone for Nation, Proposes No Negotiation Rights for Gov't Employees
    17-Feb-11 • Comments Off on Wisc Gov. Sets Tone for Nation, Proposes No Negotiation Rights for Gov't Employees
  973. NTUI discusses IRS incompetence on CBS News
    16-Feb-11 • Comments Off on NTUI discusses IRS incompetence on CBS News
  974. Retired Chicago Police and Firemen Getting Rich From Locally Funded Pensions (Revised)
    8-Feb-11 • 25 Comments
  975. $500 Million Property Tax Increase Unnecessary to Pay Lavish, Gold-Plated, Government Pensions of Chicago Retirees
    1-Feb-11 • Comments Off on $500 Million Property Tax Increase Unnecessary to Pay Lavish, Gold-Plated, Government Pensions of Chicago Retirees
  976. New Illinois Tax to Yield Higher Quality Corruption
    26-Jan-11 • Comments Off on New Illinois Tax to Yield Higher Quality Corruption
  977. Most of 67% State Income Tax Increase To Go Into Lavish, Gold-Plated Government Pensions
    25-Jan-11 • Comments Off on Most of 67% State Income Tax Increase To Go Into Lavish, Gold-Plated Government Pensions
  978. New Illinois Corporate Income Tax Rate Now 4th Highest In USA
    24-Jan-11 • Comments Off on New Illinois Corporate Income Tax Rate Now 4th Highest In USA
  979. New 67% State Income Tax Hike To Fund Lake County Retired Government Employee Pension Millionaires
    18-Jan-11 • 3 Comments
  980. Democrats' Lies Cost Illinoisans' Trust
    13-Jan-11 • 5 Comments
  981. NTUI's Jim Tobin on FOX Chicago News
    13-Jan-11 • 1 Comment
  982. New 67% State Income Tax Hike to Fund McHenry County Retired Government Employee Pension Millionaires
    12-Jan-11 • 2 Comments
  983. Proposed $1.00 Cigarette Tax Hike a Tax on Poor and Will Put Many Stores Out of Business
    11-Jan-11 • Comments Off on Proposed $1.00 Cigarette Tax Hike a Tax on Poor and Will Put Many Stores Out of Business
  984. Illinois Republican Senator Larry Bomke Operating Under Financial Influence Of Teacher Unions
    10-Jan-11 • 2 Comments
  985. Six Springfield Republicans May Sell Out Party To Pad Their Future Pensions
    10-Jan-11 • 2 Comments
  986. NTUI explains Quinn's tax lies on WGN
    9-Jan-11 • Comments Off on NTUI explains Quinn's tax lies on WGN
  987. Six Springfield Republicans Leaning Toward Voting Yes On State Income Tax Increase
    7-Jan-11 • 1 Comment
  988. Springfield Democrats Want To Raise Illinois Corporate Income Tax To 10.9%, Making It The Highest In The Country
    7-Jan-11 • Comments Off on Springfield Democrats Want To Raise Illinois Corporate Income Tax To 10.9%, Making It The Highest In The Country
  989. Springfield GOP Key To Killing 75% State Income Tax Increase
    6-Jan-11 • Comments Off on Springfield GOP Key To Killing 75% State Income Tax Increase
  990. McLean County's Retired Government Employees Enjoy Gold-Plated Pension Benefits That Exceed Local Annual Wages
    5-Jan-11 • Comments Off on McLean County's Retired Government Employees Enjoy Gold-Plated Pension Benefits That Exceed Local Annual Wages
  991. Sky-High Pensions Of Sangamon County Retired Government Employees Push State Pension Funds Toward Bankruptcy
    4-Jan-11 • Comments Off on Sky-High Pensions Of Sangamon County Retired Government Employees Push State Pension Funds Toward Bankruptcy
  992. Top 50 GA Pensions Reveal Million Dollar Payouts As Tax Increase Looms
    3-Jan-11 • 3 Comments
  993. Lavish Pensions Of Suburban Cook County Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
    20-Dec-10 • 2 Comments
  994. Extravagant Pensions of Jo Daviess County Gov't Retirees Surpass Private Sector Wages
    18-Dec-10 • Comments Off on Extravagant Pensions of Jo Daviess County Gov't Retirees Surpass Private Sector Wages
  995. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of Rock Island County-Area Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
    16-Dec-10 • 1 Comment
  996. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of Kane County Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
    15-Dec-10 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of Kane County Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
  997. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of DuPage County Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
    8-Dec-10 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of DuPage County Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
  998. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of Rockford-Area Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
    7-Dec-10 • 4 Comments
  999. Taxpayers Beware: 67% State Income Tax Increase And New Sales Taxes Are Waiting In The Wings
    23-Nov-10 • 1 Comment
  1000. Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of Champaign-Area Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
    18-Nov-10 • Comments Off on Lavish, Gold-Plated Pensions Of Champaign-Area Retired Government Employees Far Exceed Wages Of Workers In Private Sector
  1001. Peoria-Area Gov't Retirees Enjoy Sky-High Pensions
    17-Nov-10 • 1 Comment
  1002. Gov. “3-County” Quinn Has No Mandate To Raise Taxes
    10-Nov-10 • 3 Comments
  1003. 4,352 Illinois Government Retirees Receiving Pensions Over $100,000; A 20% Increase From FY2009
    9-Nov-10 • 8 Comments
  1004. Jim Edgar Enjoying Lavish Lifestyle From Pensions He Supported
    27-Oct-10 • 4 Comments
  1005. Tax Accountability Endorses Lex Green for Illinois Governor
    23-Oct-10 • 1 Comment
  1006. U.S. Senate and Gubernatorial Debates in DeKalb Thursday, Oct. 21
    19-Oct-10 • Comments Off on U.S. Senate and Gubernatorial Debates in DeKalb Thursday, Oct. 21
  1007. Taxpayers Name State Senator A. J. Wilhelmi "Tax Villain" for October
    19-Oct-10 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Name State Senator A. J. Wilhelmi "Tax Villain" for October
  1008. NTUI Names Gov. Pat Quinn Tax Villain of the Month for September
    14-Oct-10 • 1 Comment
  1009. Tax Accountability Endorses Libertarian Candidate Mike Labno for U.S. Senate
    20-Sep-10 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Libertarian Candidate Mike Labno for U.S. Senate
  1010. Tax Accountability Endorses Independent Candidate Scott Lee Cohen For Illinois Governor
    15-Sep-10 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Independent Candidate Scott Lee Cohen For Illinois Governor
  1011. Bill Brady Calls Off His Dogs
    31-Aug-10 • Comments Off on Bill Brady Calls Off His Dogs
  1012. Private Workers Three Times More Likely to be Jobless than Government Employees
    26-Aug-10 • Comments Off on Private Workers Three Times More Likely to be Jobless than Government Employees
  1013. State Sen. Bill Brady Named August 2010 Tax Villain of the Month
    12-Aug-10 • 7 Comments
  1014. Bill Brady's Family Attacks Choice
    9-Aug-10 • Comments Off on Bill Brady's Family Attacks Choice
  1015. Candidate Bill Brady Wasting Taxpayer Dollars for Personal Gain
    3-Aug-10 • 2 Comments
  1016. All-Partisan Illinois Gubernatorial Debate Thursday, July 8
    7-Jul-10 • Comments Off on All-Partisan Illinois Gubernatorial Debate Thursday, July 8
  1017. We're on Facebook!
    30-Jun-10 • Comments Off on We're on Facebook!
  1018. NTUI Blasts Illinois Republicans for Wasting Taxpayer Money on Petition-Challenge Schemes
    24-Jun-10 • 2 Comments
  1019. Tobin in The Wall Street Journal
    18-Jun-10 • Comments Off on Tobin in The Wall Street Journal
  1020. NTUI Members Defeat $1000 Lockport Tax Increase
    8-Jun-10 • 1 Comment
  1021. Christina Tobin Quoted in The New York Times
    27-May-10 • Comments Off on Christina Tobin Quoted in The New York Times
  1022. STAND Demonstration Against Eminent Domain in Peotone
    26-May-10 • Comments Off on STAND Demonstration Against Eminent Domain in Peotone
  1023. Government Teachers Paid to Lobby for 33% Income Tax Hike
    21-Apr-10 • Comments Off on Government Teachers Paid to Lobby for 33% Income Tax Hike
  1024. Tax-raiser Jim Edgar Calls for Income Tax Increase as He Lines His Pockets
    21-Apr-10 • 2 Comments
  1025. Arrogant State Police Demand Jim Tobin Apologize
    20-Apr-10 • Comments Off on Arrogant State Police Demand Jim Tobin Apologize
  1026. State Senator Heather Steans Named April 2010 Tax Villain of the Month
    14-Apr-10 • 1 Comment
  1027. Jim Tobin in Crain's Chicago Business
    14-Apr-10 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin in Crain's Chicago Business
  1028. Reasons for Multiple Attacks on Illinois Taxpayer Wallets
    14-Apr-10 • Comments Off on Reasons for Multiple Attacks on Illinois Taxpayer Wallets
  1029. NTUI on WLS TV (ABC 7) and in The Wall Street Journal
    12-Apr-10 • Comments Off on NTUI on WLS TV (ABC 7) and in The Wall Street Journal
  1030. Jim Tobin Speaks at Rockford Tea Party
    12-Apr-10 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Speaks at Rockford Tea Party
  1031. 2010 Tax Freedom Day for Illinois is April 11
    30-Mar-10 • Comments Off on 2010 Tax Freedom Day for Illinois is April 11
  1032. State Police Cutback a Step in Right Direction
    26-Mar-10 • Comments Off on State Police Cutback a Step in Right Direction
  1033. To Export Jobs, Raise the Illinois Corporate Income Tax
    23-Mar-10 • Comments Off on To Export Jobs, Raise the Illinois Corporate Income Tax
  1034. Christina Tobin slams Illinois ballot access tyranny at Rockford Tea Party
    11-Mar-10 • Comments Off on Christina Tobin slams Illinois ballot access tyranny at Rockford Tea Party
  1035. State Senator Deanna Demuzio Named "Tax Villain of the Month"
    9-Mar-10 • 2 Comments
  1036. Fat-Cat Politicians Squeezing Taxpayers with Fat Taxes
    25-Feb-10 • Comments Off on Fat-Cat Politicians Squeezing Taxpayers with Fat Taxes
  1037. Civic Federation Bites Illinois Taxpayers Again
    24-Feb-10 • Comments Off on Civic Federation Bites Illinois Taxpayers Again
  1038. State Rep. Charles Jefferson Named February 2010 Tax Villain of the Month
    22-Feb-10 • 2 Comments
  1039. Republican Gubernatorial Candidates Dillard and Brady Signed Illinois Taxpayer Protection Pledge
    16-Feb-10 • 1 Comment
  1040. Tax Accountability Broadcasts Endorsement of Randy Hultgren for the 14th Congressional District
    29-Jan-10 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Broadcasts Endorsement of Randy Hultgren for the 14th Congressional District
  1041. NTUI Warns Midlothian Taxpayers Against Home Rule Propaganda
    25-Jan-10 • 1 Comment
  1042. Tax Accountability Endorses Bob Marshall for US Senate
    22-Jan-10 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Bob Marshall for US Senate
  1043. Seven candidates confirmed for Free & Equal gubernatorial debate at University of Chicago
    22-Jan-10 • 2 Comments
  1044. Greedy Teachers Strike Again
    21-Jan-10 • Comments Off on Greedy Teachers Strike Again
  1045. NTUI Working With Taxpayers to Defeat Four Home Rule Referenda
    15-Jan-10 • 2 Comments
  1046. Tax Accountability Endorses Adam Andrzejewski for Governor
    4-Jan-10 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Adam Andrzejewski for Governor
  1047. Tax Accountability Endorses Record 62 Candidates for 2010 Primary
    17-Dec-09 • Comments Off on Tax Accountability Endorses Record 62 Candidates for 2010 Primary
  1048. Jim Tobin interviewed on WNTA Rockford
    14-Dec-09 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin interviewed on WNTA Rockford
  1049. Racist Gov. Quinn and Corrupt Daniel Hynes using vicious anti-petition maneuvers
    9-Dec-09 • 2 Comments
  1050. Illinois Political Dirty Tricks Alive and Well in Scott Tucker's Primary Campaign
    8-Dec-09 • Comments Off on Illinois Political Dirty Tricks Alive and Well in Scott Tucker's Primary Campaign
  1051. "Just Say No" to Striking District 144 Teachers
    3-Dec-09 • 4 Comments
  1052. Top State Pension Drawing Heavy Fire
    16-Nov-09 • Comments Off on Top State Pension Drawing Heavy Fire
  1053. NTUI featured on "You Paid for It" Rockford WREX
    4-Nov-09 • Comments Off on NTUI featured on "You Paid for It" Rockford WREX
  1054. Taxpayers to Mayor Daley: It's the Spending, Richie
    28-Oct-09 • Comments Off on Taxpayers to Mayor Daley: It's the Spending, Richie
  1055. Eighth Annual "Top 100 Illinois Government Pensions" Published – Expert Calls Illinois Pension Systems "Unsustainable"
    22-Oct-09 • 4 Comments
  1056. Taxpayers Breath Olympic-sized Sigh of Relief
    5-Oct-09 • 1 Comment
  1057. Olympics Committee Stops FOX TV Broadcast
    28-Sep-09 • Comments Off on Olympics Committee Stops FOX TV Broadcast
  1058. Roll Call of Income Tax Hike Votes
    21-Sep-09 • Comments Off on Roll Call of Income Tax Hike Votes
  1059. 95th General Assembly Tax Survey
    31-Aug-09 • Comments Off on 95th General Assembly Tax Survey
  1060. Spreading the Word For the Taxpayers
    27-Aug-09 • Comments Off on Spreading the Word For the Taxpayers
  1061. Stop Quinn's 67% State Income Tax Hike
    26-Aug-09 • 42 Comments
  1062. Chicago Olympics Terrorism Risk
    26-Aug-09 • Comments Off on Chicago Olympics Terrorism Risk
  1063. Olympics Puts Taxpayers On the Hook
    21-Aug-09 • 1 Comment
  1064. Jim Tobin to Speak at Elgin Meeting
    19-Aug-09 • 1 Comment
  1065. Citizens Gathered At July 4th Tea Party To Voice Opposition To Oppressive Government Programs
    14-Jul-09 • Comments Off on Citizens Gathered At July 4th Tea Party To Voice Opposition To Oppressive Government Programs
  1066. Quinn Creates Smokescreen To Hide Real Reason For State Income Tax Hike
    24-Jun-09 • 2 Comments
  1067. Jim Tobin to Speak at July 4th Tea Party!
    4-Jun-09 • 1 Comment
  1068. Listen To Jim Tobin On The Mancow Show!
    4-Jun-09 • Comments Off on Listen To Jim Tobin On The Mancow Show!
  1069. Taxpayers Achieve Another Great Victory Over Springfield Tax Raisers!
    1-Jun-09 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Achieve Another Great Victory Over Springfield Tax Raisers!
  1070. NTUI Continues Tax Tour Opposing “Gold-Plated” Govt. Pensions in Peoria!
    27-May-09 • 4 Comments
  1071. Listen to NTUI's Statewide Radio Campaign Opposing Gov. Quinn's 50% Income Tax Hike
    25-May-09 • 2 Comments
  1072. NTUI Continues Illinois Tax Tour in Quad Cities – Meeting Attended By Tv, Radio, and Newspaper
    20-May-09 • Comments Off on NTUI Continues Illinois Tax Tour in Quad Cities – Meeting Attended By Tv, Radio, and Newspaper
  1073. NTUI Continues Illinois Tax Tour in Champaign – Meeting Attended By All 4 Champaign TV Networks
    6-May-09 • Comments Off on NTUI Continues Illinois Tax Tour in Champaign – Meeting Attended By All 4 Champaign TV Networks
  1074. Govt. Teacher Opposes Income Tax Hike
    4-May-09 • 1 Comment
  1075. NTUI's Rockford Press Conference Attended By All 4 Rockford TV Networks
    30-Apr-09 • Comments Off on NTUI's Rockford Press Conference Attended By All 4 Rockford TV Networks
  1076. Jim Tobin on Fox TV News Chicago
    17-Apr-09 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin on Fox TV News Chicago
  1077. Greedy Teachers Union Must Be Opposed
    15-Apr-09 • 6 Comments
  1078. Orland Park Tax Protest
    1-Apr-09 • Comments Off on Orland Park Tax Protest
  1079. How To Reduce Illinois' Retiree Health Insurance Problem and Prevent Further Fiscal Gaps
    1-Apr-09 • 6 Comments
  1080. Jim Tobin Interviewed by CLTV
    1-Apr-09 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Interviewed by CLTV
  1081. Quinn's State Corporate Income Tax Increase Would Make Illinois Tax Fifth Highest In The Country
    24-Mar-09 • Comments Off on Quinn's State Corporate Income Tax Increase Would Make Illinois Tax Fifth Highest In The Country
  1082. Will The Real State Deficit Please Stand Up?
    19-Mar-09 • Comments Off on Will The Real State Deficit Please Stand Up?
  1083. How To Reduce Illinois’ Unfunded Pensions and Prevent Further Fiscal Gaps
    17-Mar-09 • Comments Off on How To Reduce Illinois’ Unfunded Pensions and Prevent Further Fiscal Gaps
  1084. $11.5 Billion Federal Stimulus Package Eliminates Need For State Income Tax Hike
    16-Mar-09 • Comments Off on $11.5 Billion Federal Stimulus Package Eliminates Need For State Income Tax Hike
  1085. NTUI Visits Illinois State Capitol
    12-Mar-09 • 1 Comment
  1086. Govt. Pensions Created Most of $9 Billion State Revenue Gap
    11-Mar-09 • 3 Comments
  1087. Jim Tobin Interviewed on Good Day Live – March 6, 2009
    11-Mar-09 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Interviewed on Good Day Live – March 6, 2009
  1088. Jim Tobin Interviewed by WLS-TV Chicago Twice this Month
    9-Mar-09 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Interviewed by WLS-TV Chicago Twice this Month
  1089. Jim Tobin Interviewed by ABC 7 Chicago
    13-Feb-09 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin Interviewed by ABC 7 Chicago
  1090. ITEF Peoria News Conference
    13-Feb-09 • Comments Off on ITEF Peoria News Conference
  1091. REAL REASON FOR OUSTING BLAGOJEVICH: RAISE STATE INCOME TAX
    16-Jan-09 • 1 Comment
  1092. If Quinn Becomes Gov, Watch Taxes Go Up
    9-Jan-09 • Comments Off on If Quinn Becomes Gov, Watch Taxes Go Up
  1093. State lacks convictions, not corruption
    7-Jan-09 • Comments Off on State lacks convictions, not corruption
  1094. State Legislators Attempting to Sneak Through Pork Barrel Pension Bill
    16-Dec-08 • 2 Comments
  1095. Schools' safety bonds are abused
    3-Dec-08 • 1 Comment
  1096. MEDIA USING INCORRECT STATISTICS IN DISCUSSING ILLINOIS SCHOOL FUNDING
    26-Nov-08 • Comments Off on MEDIA USING INCORRECT STATISTICS IN DISCUSSING ILLINOIS SCHOOL FUNDING
  1097. NTUI Exposes Pledge Breakers in Rockford
    3-Nov-08 • Comments Off on NTUI Exposes Pledge Breakers in Rockford
  1098. TAXPAYERS ASK ST. SEN. JOHN O. JONES TO HONOR HIS ILLINOIS TAXPAYER PROTECTION PLEDGE
    23-Oct-08 • 1 Comment
  1099. Illinois Taxpayers….Meet Your Enemies!
    21-Oct-08 • 1 Comment
  1100. Con Con Palm Cards
    13-Oct-08 • Comments Off on Con Con Palm Cards
  1101. WALL STREET BAILOUT DEFEAT IN HOUSE A BIG WIN FOR U.S. TAXPAYERS
    29-Sep-08 • 4 Comments
  1102. Taxpayers Oppose Big Bank Bailout
    23-Sep-08 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Oppose Big Bank Bailout
  1103. TAXPAYERS SUPPORT STATE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
    17-Sep-08 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS SUPPORT STATE CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION
  1104. Striking District 158 Teachers Are Already Overpaid
    15-Sep-08 • 1 Comment
  1105. MASSACHUSETTS DRIVE TO END STATE INCOME TAX COULD SPREAD ACROSS NATION
    14-Aug-08 • 2 Comments
  1106. St. Sen. Meeks' Urged To Rescind His "Skip School And Hop Bus" Proposal
    31-Jul-08 • 1 Comment
  1107. Use Gasoline Sales Taxes For Road Repairs, Not Fat Pensions
    31-Jul-08 • 1 Comment
  1108. NTUI at Tony Peraica Tax Protest
    10-Jul-08 • Comments Off on NTUI at Tony Peraica Tax Protest
  1109. NTUI on CBS 2 TV Chicago
    8-Jul-08 • Comments Off on NTUI on CBS 2 TV Chicago
  1110. Cook County Sales Tax
    2-Jul-08 • Comments Off on Cook County Sales Tax
  1111. An Old News Release That Rings True Today
    17-Jun-08 • Comments Off on An Old News Release That Rings True Today
  1112. Illinois' Largest Taxpayer Group, NTUI, Opposes 33% State Income Tax Hike
    3-Jun-08 • 1 Comment
  1113. Crain's Chicago Business
    28-May-08 • Comments Off on Crain's Chicago Business
  1114. Television coverage
    27-May-08 • Comments Off on Television coverage
  1115. Taxpayers Defeat Graduated Income Tax Amendment SJRCA92
    30-Apr-08 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Defeat Graduated Income Tax Amendment SJRCA92
  1116. Don't forget about HB750
    29-Apr-08 • Comments Off on Don't forget about HB750
  1117. Taxpayers Oppose Pension-Millionaires-Bill HB 1702
    29-Apr-08 • 1 Comment
  1118. Taxpayers Oppose State Graduated Income Tax Amendment
    23-Apr-08 • 2 Comments
  1119. Obama Worst Choice For Beleaguered Taxpayers
    23-Apr-08 • Comments Off on Obama Worst Choice For Beleaguered Taxpayers
  1120. Oppose HJRCA42, the 100% income tax increase
    22-Apr-08 • Comments Off on Oppose HJRCA42, the 100% income tax increase
  1121. Jim Tobin on Fox TV Chicago
    12-Mar-08 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin on Fox TV Chicago
  1122. NTUI launches media campaign
    11-Mar-08 • Comments Off on NTUI launches media campaign
  1123. Taxpayers Ask State Senate To Kill Harmful Income Tax-Hike Bill SB2288
    7-Mar-08 • 1 Comment
  1124. NTUI Springfield press conference
    19-Feb-08 • Comments Off on NTUI Springfield press conference
  1125. Taxpayers To State Comptroller Hynes: Read Your Own Web Site!
    19-Feb-08 • Comments Off on Taxpayers To State Comptroller Hynes: Read Your Own Web Site!
  1126. NTUI Exposes CTA Tax-Hike Villians To Local Taxpayer Groups
    24-Jan-08 • Comments Off on NTUI Exposes CTA Tax-Hike Villians To Local Taxpayer Groups
  1127. The following is a partial transcript of Jim Tobin’s remarks before the state House Mass Transit Committe on January 16, 2008
    17-Jan-08 • Comments Off on The following is a partial transcript of Jim Tobin’s remarks before the state House Mass Transit Committe on January 16, 2008

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  1129. Taxpayers Urge "NO" Vote On $530 Million CTA Tax-Hike
    17-Jan-08 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Urge "NO" Vote On $530 Million CTA Tax-Hike
  1130. Huge High School Dist. 211 Teacher Salaries Show Public School Salaries Are Out Of Control
    12-Dec-07 • 5 Comments
  1131. Taxpayers Say Vote “NO” On CTA Tax-Increase Proposals!
    30-Nov-07 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Say Vote “NO” On CTA Tax-Increase Proposals!
  1132. How Did Your State Representative And Senator Vote?
    1-Nov-07 • Comments Off on How Did Your State Representative And Senator Vote?
  1133. Do Taxes Really Hit Us As Hard As We Think?
    26-Oct-07 • Comments Off on Do Taxes Really Hit Us As Hard As We Think?
  1134. CTA Management Scams Public With "Cost Cutting" Claims, While Hidden Employee Benefits Go Out Of Control
    19-Oct-07 • Comments Off on CTA Management Scams Public With "Cost Cutting" Claims, While Hidden Employee Benefits Go Out Of Control
  1135. Cook County Commissioner Joan Murphy Breaks ILL. Taxpayer Protection Pledge
    28-Sep-07 • 1 Comment
  1136. Taxpayers To Cook County Board: Kill Proposed $800 Million Sales Tax Increase Next Monday!
    27-Sep-07 • Comments Off on Taxpayers To Cook County Board: Kill Proposed $800 Million Sales Tax Increase Next Monday!
  1137. Taxpayers Say: Fire The 630 Overpaid CTA Employees!
    18-Sep-07 • Comments Off on Taxpayers Say: Fire The 630 Overpaid CTA Employees!
  1138. Front Group "A+ Illinois" Pushes 67% State Income Tax Increase To Pad Salary And Pension Benefits Of Government Employees
    24-Jul-07 • 1 Comment
  1139. NTUI Releases Open Letter To Illinois Congressional Delegation Opposing Incrase In Federal Cigarette Excise Tax.
    13-Jul-07 • Comments Off on NTUI Releases Open Letter To Illinois Congressional Delegation Opposing Incrase In Federal Cigarette Excise Tax.
  1140. INCOME TAX HIKE STALLED! MEDIA LOOKS TO NTUI FOR ANSWERS
    23-Jun-07 • Comments Off on INCOME TAX HIKE STALLED! MEDIA LOOKS TO NTUI FOR ANSWERS

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  1143. 29-May-07 • Comments Off on
  1144. HB750 Income Tax Hike Would Rob From Poor Taxpayers And Create More Rich, Multi-Million Dollar Government Employee Pensions
    7-May-07 • Comments Off on HB750 Income Tax Hike Would Rob From Poor Taxpayers And Create More Rich, Multi-Million Dollar Government Employee Pensions
  1145. No Need For Gross Receipts Tax, Corporate Tax Revenues Up 14.3%
    22-Mar-07 • Comments Off on No Need For Gross Receipts Tax, Corporate Tax Revenues Up 14.3%

  1146. 19-Feb-07 • Comments Off on
  1147. District 201 Attempt To Hike Property Taxes By $15 Million Is Childish
    12-Feb-07 • Comments Off on District 201 Attempt To Hike Property Taxes By $15 Million Is Childish
  1148. ITEF Dispells Myth: Illinois Is Not A Low Tax State
    23-Jan-07 • Comments Off on ITEF Dispells Myth: Illinois Is Not A Low Tax State

  1149. 22-Jan-07 • Comments Off on
  1150. NTUI Helps Defeat Senate Bill 716
    5-Jan-07 • Comments Off on NTUI Helps Defeat Senate Bill 716
  1151. NTUI Releases Open Letter To President Jones And The Illinois Senate Calling For Opposition To County Cigarette Taxes
    5-Jan-07 • Comments Off on NTUI Releases Open Letter To President Jones And The Illinois Senate Calling For Opposition To County Cigarette Taxes
  1152. ITEF exposes the Big 'Revenue Crisis'; Lie of Fiscal Year 2006
    1-Jan-07 • Comments Off on ITEF exposes the Big 'Revenue Crisis'; Lie of Fiscal Year 2006

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  1156. 9-Nov-06 • Comments Off on
  1157. Voters Flunk District 201's $15 Million Tax-Increase
    8-Nov-06 • Comments Off on Voters Flunk District 201's $15 Million Tax-Increase
  1158. Pulling off a Sunday hat trick (or turkey if you prefer bowling)
    5-Nov-06 • Comments Off on Pulling off a Sunday hat trick (or turkey if you prefer bowling)
  1159. Kristen McQueary's Sunday column in the Daily Southtown…
    5-Nov-06 • Comments Off on Kristen McQueary's Sunday column in the Daily Southtown…
  1160. "(District 201) needs to stop the wasteful spending," said Jim Tobin after pointing out Morton schools are drowning in money.
    5-Nov-06 • Comments Off on "(District 201) needs to stop the wasteful spending," said Jim Tobin after pointing out Morton schools are drowning in money.
  1161. "(District 201) needs to stop the wasteful spending," said Jim Tobin after pointing out Morton schools are drowning in money.
    5-Nov-06 • Comments Off on "(District 201) needs to stop the wasteful spending," said Jim Tobin after pointing out Morton schools are drowning in money.
  1162. "The textbooks must be Gutenberg origianls and the lab equipment gold-plated."
    27-Oct-06 • Comments Off on "The textbooks must be Gutenberg origianls and the lab equipment gold-plated."
  1163. "The textbooks must be Gutenberg origianls and the lab equipment gold-plated."
    27-Oct-06 • Comments Off on "The textbooks must be Gutenberg origianls and the lab equipment gold-plated."
  1164. National Taxpayers United of Illinois President, Jim Tobin, appeared on WTTW Channel 11's "Chicago Tonight" on Tuesday, October 24th with two income tax increase proponents.
    24-Oct-06 • Comments Off on National Taxpayers United of Illinois President, Jim Tobin, appeared on WTTW Channel 11's "Chicago Tonight" on Tuesday, October 24th with two income tax increase proponents.
  1165. National Taxpayers United of Illinois President, Jim Tobin, appeared on WTTW Channel 11's "Chicago Tonight" on Tuesday, October 24th with two income tax increase proponents.
    24-Oct-06 • Comments Off on National Taxpayers United of Illinois President, Jim Tobin, appeared on WTTW Channel 11's "Chicago Tonight" on Tuesday, October 24th with two income tax increase proponents.
  1166. NTUI Exposes The Truth About The "Tax-Swap" With HB750 and SB750
    23-Oct-06 • Comments Off on NTUI Exposes The Truth About The "Tax-Swap" With HB750 and SB750
  1167. NTUI Exposes The Truth About The "Tax-Swap" With HB750 and SB750
    23-Oct-06 • Comments Off on NTUI Exposes The Truth About The "Tax-Swap" With HB750 and SB750
  1168. NTUI Releases 11th Tax Survey Of Illinois General Assembly
    10-Oct-06 • Comments Off on NTUI Releases 11th Tax Survey Of Illinois General Assembly

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  1170. Taxpayers To Pols: Cut Spending And Forget State Income Tax Hike
    5-May-06 • Comments Off on Taxpayers To Pols: Cut Spending And Forget State Income Tax Hike
  1171. "Our Governor Is A Bigger Crook Than Your Governor"
    23-Apr-06 • Comments Off on "Our Governor Is A Bigger Crook Than Your Governor"
  1172. "Our Governor Is A Bigger Crook Than Your Governor"
    23-Apr-06 • Comments Off on "Our Governor Is A Bigger Crook Than Your Governor"
  1173. Advancing Redfern Amendment Behind Record-Early General Assembly Adjournment
    3-Apr-06 • Comments Off on Advancing Redfern Amendment Behind Record-Early General Assembly Adjournment
  1174. Taxpayers Oppose "Blank Check" Peotone Airport Bill SB 2981
    23-Mar-06 • 1 Comment
  1175. Taxpayers Oppose "Blank Check" Peotone Airport Bill SB 2981
    23-Mar-06 • 1 Comment
  1176. Jim Tobin says “These State Police are glorified chauffeurs.”
    20-Dec-05 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin says “These State Police are glorified chauffeurs.”
  1177. Jim Tobin says “These State Police are glorified chauffeurs.”
    20-Dec-05 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin says “These State Police are glorified chauffeurs.”
  1178. NTUI Asks Gov. Blagojevich To Honor Campaign Pledge And Veto New $30 Million State Tax
    7-Jun-05 • Comments Off on NTUI Asks Gov. Blagojevich To Honor Campaign Pledge And Veto New $30 Million State Tax
  1179. NTUI And Government School Teacher Denounce Taxpayerfunded Rallies For 67 Percent Income Tax Increase
    17-May-05 • Comments Off on NTUI And Government School Teacher Denounce Taxpayerfunded Rallies For 67 Percent Income Tax Increase
  1180. NTUI Asks State Senators To Oppose Hiking State Corporate Income Tax To 10.5%, Making It Second Highest In Nation
    16-May-05 • Comments Off on NTUI Asks State Senators To Oppose Hiking State Corporate Income Tax To 10.5%, Making It Second Highest In Nation
  1181. Jim Tobin exposes "greedy" truth behind proposed tax hike.
    16-Feb-05 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin exposes "greedy" truth behind proposed tax hike.
  1182. Jim Tobin exposes "greedy" truth behind proposed tax hike.
    16-Feb-05 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin exposes "greedy" truth behind proposed tax hike.
  1183. Tobin Brands Mayor Daley a Tax-Raising Failure
    25-Jan-05 • Comments Off on Tobin Brands Mayor Daley a Tax-Raising Failure
  1184. Jim Tobin had another great interview with Ken DeCoster on Rockford's WNTA 1330 AM!
    13-Jan-05 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin had another great interview with Ken DeCoster on Rockford's WNTA 1330 AM!
  1185. Tobin Asks Gov. Blagojevich: Kill Peotone Boondoggle And Stop Terrorizing Homeowners
    11-Jan-05 • Comments Off on Tobin Asks Gov. Blagojevich: Kill Peotone Boondoggle And Stop Terrorizing Homeowners
  1186. Tobin To Blago: Scrap State Police, Reimburse Taxpayers
    1-Dec-04 • Comments Off on Tobin To Blago: Scrap State Police, Reimburse Taxpayers
  1187. “These state police are glorified chauffeurs. I think it’s a total waste of taxpayers dollars.”
    19-Nov-04 • Comments Off on “These state police are glorified chauffeurs. I think it’s a total waste of taxpayers dollars.”
  1188. “These state police are glorified chauffeurs. I think it’s a total waste of taxpayers dollars.”
    19-Nov-04 • Comments Off on “These state police are glorified chauffeurs. I think it’s a total waste of taxpayers dollars.”
  1189. Jim Tobin discussed the 67% state income-tax hike proposal in an hour-long appearance on News Radio 1470 WMBD’s Dan DiOrio Show out of Peoria.
    16-Nov-04 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin discussed the 67% state income-tax hike proposal in an hour-long appearance on News Radio 1470 WMBD’s Dan DiOrio Show out of Peoria.
  1190. Jim Tobin discussed the 67% state income-tax hike proposal in an hour-long appearance on News Radio 1470 WMBD’s Dan DiOrio Show out of Peoria.
    16-Nov-04 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin discussed the 67% state income-tax hike proposal in an hour-long appearance on News Radio 1470 WMBD’s Dan DiOrio Show out of Peoria.
  1191. Since releasing ITEF’s findings on FY2004 state revenue, and calling for a 10-cent gas tax cut, we have received statewide media coverage.
    20-May-04 • Comments Off on Since releasing ITEF’s findings on FY2004 state revenue, and calling for a 10-cent gas tax cut, we have received statewide media coverage.
  1192. Since releasing ITEF’s findings on FY2004 state revenue, and calling for a 10-cent gas tax cut, we have received statewide media coverage.
    20-May-04 • Comments Off on Since releasing ITEF’s findings on FY2004 state revenue, and calling for a 10-cent gas tax cut, we have received statewide media coverage.
  1193. Jim Tobin was on Ken DeCoster's show again on Rockford's WNTA 1330 AM.
    28-Apr-04 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin was on Ken DeCoster's show again on Rockford's WNTA 1330 AM.
  1194. TAXPAYERS URGE GOVERNOR TO KEEP PROMISE, STOP INCOME-TAX HIKE
    21-Apr-04 • Comments Off on TAXPAYERS URGE GOVERNOR TO KEEP PROMISE, STOP INCOME-TAX HIKE
  1195. Government Schools Not Underfunded, Need To Stop Overspending
    24-Mar-04 • Comments Off on Government Schools Not Underfunded, Need To Stop Overspending
  1196. Jim Tobin was a guest on Mark Mayhew's show on Rockford's WNTA 1330 AM.
    13-Mar-04 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin was a guest on Mark Mayhew's show on Rockford's WNTA 1330 AM.
  1197. Jim Tobin faces off with Lt. Gov Pat Quinn (D) in a televised debate.
    22-Oct-03 • Comments Off on Jim Tobin faces off with Lt. Gov Pat Quinn (D) in a televised debate.