Prop 1 Might Break a 25-Year Trend in St. LouisThe plan would raise the tax bill on a $100,000 home in the city by about $140 a year.
Registered Voters Exceed Population in 17 Illinois CountiesThe Public Interest Legal Foundation reports 141 of the nation's counties have this problem.
Social Service Agencies in Illinois Stock Up for WinterThey picked from $1.1 million in coats, boots, and other cold-weather gear from a state surplus warehouse in Springfield, Illinois Monday.
MO Revenues Up In 2012...But A Surplus? Not Even MaybeUnexpected windfall needed to cover disaster-related expenses.
Furloughs Possible For City Employees AgainPresident Lewis Reed said it's hard to declare a fiscal crisis when the city had a $2.4 million budget surplus.
St. Louis City Ends Fiscal Year With Small Surplus“A lot of cities and states face fiscal meltdowns because they spend money they don’t have,” said Mayor Francis Slay.