The Illinois Public Interest Research Group says closing the loopholes would even the score when it comes to paying taxes.
The Council of American Islamic Relations led the rally, attacking legislation that would require citizenship screening upon enrollment in schools.
The city gave out more than $45,000 in public money to several charities handpicked by the mayor.
Two Illinois congressmen are proposing legislation that would require the federal government to share financial statements online.
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.
Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross says politicians have made careers out of telling people good news and giving them gifts.
The opening festivities on the Arch Grounds had a budget of up to $750,000.
Clint Zweifel is confident that state taxpayer money is safe, even if Washington fails to do its job.
McCaskill: “Democracies come up from the ground”.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) __ Outside groups paid nearly $30,000 for the travel of Missouri statewide elected officials last year, sending the attorney general to Asia, the secretary of state to Washington, D.C., and the […]