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38 Illinois hospitals ace patient safety in new survey
Apr 18, 2017

More than three dozen Illinois hospitals scored the highest marks for patient safety in the Leapf...

These 19 Illinois school districts are in the worst financial shape
Apr 14, 2017

A statewide analysis of school districts' finances shows there was an overall improvement in thei...

Illinois' high real estate tax is a low point for the state
Apr 06, 2017

If you’re a homeowner, think about the reasons you chose the location of your current residence...

Thompson Center added to list of Illinois' most endangered historic places
Apr 06, 2017

Illinoisans haven't always been kind to the James R. Thompson Center. The Center, a Loops fixture...

Illinois is in chaos without adequate revenue
Apr 04, 2017

Illinois’ budget impasse has caused more than 1 million people to lose access to critical servi...

Is your Illinois township worth its size and payroll?
Mar 15, 2017

  With nearly 7,000 units of local government in Illinois, it can be difficult for res...

Which county governments have highest and lowest average salaries?
Mar 06, 2017

  In recent years, there has been a growing effort in Illinois to bet...

AG Madigan announces Top 10 Illinois consumer complaints, increase in student loan debt scams
Mar 06, 2017

An annual report released by Attorney General Lisa Madigan Monday shows her office received fewer...

Where does Springfield rank among the best state capitals in the U.S.?
Mar 01, 2017

When it was time to choose, how did decide where you wanted to live? Did you look for a city w...

How does Illinois rank in performing for its residents?
Mar 01, 2017

When you consider all the problems facing Illinois, it’s probably safe to assume most Illinoisa...

How much do immigrants impact Illinois?
Feb 27, 2017

President Trump’s focus on immigration has fired up conversations around the country.   In ...

Enough about President Trump. Here are 12 reasons to get active about Illinois
Feb 21, 2017

While it seems everyone is activated and either cheering or jeering President Trump, there are pl...

How Durbin, Duckworth have voted on Trump's cabinet nominees
Feb 21, 2017

Updated March 3, 2017 As the U.S. Senate continues the confirmation process for President Dona...

Civic Federation's state-saving plan calls for 5.25 percent income tax
Feb 10, 2017

While Illinois has gone more than 19 months without a comprehensive, balanced budget, state gove...

Do you know how much your teachers earn? Illinois' highest, lowest average salaries
Jan 12, 2017

Chart: Average teacher salaries in each district During the 2015-16 academic year, the average...


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