Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
Rep. Skillicorn: Senate Bill 1 is About Pensions, Not Education
Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
Skillicorn Urges Privatization of State Fair

On the eve of Governor’s Day at the Illinois State Fair, State Representative Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) says given the state’s perpetual financial problems, Illinois should stop subsidizing events like…

Friday, August 4th, 2017
Filing Deadline for Property Assessment Complaints Approaching

By state law, the last day that an assessment complaint may be filed is the close of business on the 30th day after publication in a local newspaper. The only…

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
Lawmakers Want AG Lisa Madigan to Rule on Legality of Illinois Budget

The Constitution of Illinois not only requires that the State enact a balanced budget, but contains a little-known provision intended to enforce the “balanced” part of this mandate. Under the…

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
Gov. Rauner Issues Amendatory Veto of School Funding Bill

Tuesday, Gov. Bruce Rauner issued an amendatory veto to Senate Bill 1, the school funding bill. The matter now heads to the Illinois General Assembly, where the governor has requested…

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017
Skillicorn to Host Free Shred Event Aug. 12