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State legislature may consider whether to move to a graduated income tax rate, meaning those who earn more would pay more.
Watch a brief video rundown of recent action in Springfield that could have an impact on your tax bill and money for local schools.
Lawmakers proposed new taxes on oil rigs, license plates, satellite TV, strip clubs and more to find money for schools, parks, youth centers and crisis centers. Reboot Illinois talks taxes.
About 15 minutes after the polls closed, news media sources put Illinois in the Obama column, giving the president 20 electoral votes.
When you've got the Bears, Bulls, Blackhawks and White Sox, any talk of greatest sports city should end with Chicago — not those Detroit turkeys. (And, um, let's just not mention the Cubs, OK?)
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