Illinois Policy Institute

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The Marc Cox Morning Show
May 22, 2019 - 10:24 am
Austin Berg from Illinois Policy Institute says Governor Pritzker wants to hike taxes AGAIN in Illinois. This time it's no ordinary tax though, it's a 1.3 billion dollar income tax hike to "help" the state with a debt comparable to the nations debt number. To make IL politics even more crooked,...
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The Annie Frey Show
July 12, 2018 - 3:46 pm
TJ: I got poor Austin Berg hanging on. Austin, almost forgot about you, I'm just very sorry my friend. AB: Guys, we've got real fireworks to talk about TJ: That's right. Well, excellent segue. We're going to now talk to Austin Berg who's at the Illinois Policy Institute. Frequent guest on The Annie...
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The Annie Frey Show
June 28, 2018 - 3:29 pm
AF: Mailee Smith joins us from the Illinois policy Institute to react to that right now Mailee. Thanks joining us. MS: Yeah, thank you for having me AF: What a win for the state of Illinois specifically, but it's it has a much further reach than just the public workers in the state of Illinois...
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The Annie Frey Show
June 14, 2018 - 1:49 pm
John Tillman says it's understood why Democrats signed the budget and why Republicans went along with it. Speaker Madigan is in control of Illinois and the budget will spend 38.5 billion dollars when Illinois will only bring in 37 - 37.5 billion dollars. This means it is not a balanced budget. It...
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The Annie Frey Show
May 31, 2018 - 2:30 pm
State Representative Allen Skillcorn says the budget deal taking place in Springfield isn't really balanced. He says there's $600 to $700 million difference. The bill has been passed by the Senate, only 2 Republicans in the Senate said no. The bill has funding for tax payer abortion, a few...
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The Annie Frey Show
May 21, 2018 - 2:17 pm
Adam Schuster from Illinois Policy Institute joins Annie to discuss another tax hike in Illinois. This time it's a 1% tax increase on property tax. The Chicago Fed came out with a proposal to hike property taxes to pay down the pension debt.
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May 17, 2018 - 3:12 pm
Mailee Smith discusses Janus V AFSCME. People want to be able to choose where their money goes. Some federal employees haven't been able to do that and Mailee explains why and what's happening with the case.
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The Annie Frey Show
May 10, 2018 - 3:12 pm
Photo Credit: © Americanspirit Dreamstimecom Adam Schuster says what he's hearing in Springfield, IL from legislators is not good. Any time Springfield is in session, tax payers should be watching their wallets. There are talks of another tax hikes. Illinois Policy Institute is proposing a tax cap.
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