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Missouri House Endorses Tax Amnesty Period

The Missouri House gave first-round approval Tuesday to a proposed amnesty period that could help delinquent taxpayers pay off their debts while boosting state revenue.

02/19/2013

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STL County Cancels Trash Haulers Contracts Without Required Notice

St. Louis County taxpayers may get stuck paying millions of dollars to three trash hauling companies left out when the Dooley Administration set up new trash hauling contracts in 2008.

08/01/2012

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Renewed Call for Closing Tax Loopholes

The Illinois Public Interest Research Group says closing the loopholes would even the score when it comes to paying taxes.

04/13/2012

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Protestors Rally at State Capitol Over Immigration Bill

The Council of American Islamic Relations led the rally, attacking legislation that would require citizenship screening upon enrollment in schools.

03/07/2012

Money

Brentwood Faces Criticism After Giving Thousands to Charities

The city gave out more than $45,000 in public money to several charities handpicked by the mayor.

01/10/2012

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Requiring Feds to Share Finances Online

Two Illinois congressmen are proposing legislation that would require the federal government to share financial statements online.

11/03/2011

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Illinois’ Mounting Debt

According to the report, if each household in the state had to cough up cash to bail the state out, it would cost just over $6,600.

10/12/2011

politics

Are Politicans Getting the Message

Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross says politicians have made careers out of telling people good news and giving them gifts.

10/10/2011

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Convention Draws Fire for Spending

The opening festivities on the Arch Grounds had a budget of up to $750,000.

08/08/2011

Economy

Mo. Treasurer Says State Money Secure

Clint Zweifel is confident that state taxpayer money is safe, even if Washington fails to do its job.

07/29/2011

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