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Lost And Found

Lost And Found

August 18, 2014 — INVESTIGATION

Confiscated by Dolton police, antique handgun goes missing from station, then turns up amid inquiry. Now a police supervisor faces possible discipline.

Brash Advance

Brash Advance

August 18, 2014 — INVESTIGATION

Summit's politically connected village administrator allegedly gives himself a "loan" with taxpayer money. Confronted by the BGA and FOX 32, he resigns.

We're Barking About City Pound Problems

We're Barking About City Pound Problems

August 18, 2014 — COLUMN

We had a dog when I was growing up, a spaniel named Toby that was sweet, frisky and a little neurotic, like the rest of the family.

Protect And Nerve

Protect And Nerve

August 17, 2014 — COLUMN

Community college in south suburbs hires politically connected security guard with history of run-ins with the law; Plus, president of the school packs heat.

BGA Launches Suburban Schools Database

BGA Launches Suburban Schools Database

August 15, 2014 — PRESS RELEASE

New portal includes payrolls, budgets, and teacher and administrator contracts, among other documents, covering roughly 150 public school districts in DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will Counties.

BGA Sues City Animal Pound – Again

BGA Sues City Animal Pound – Again

August 12, 2014 — PRESS RELEASE

Better Government Association files second lawsuit in recent months against Chicago Animal Care and Control – this time for refusing to release the content of emails between Mayor Emanuel's aides relating to the dog pound.

Rauner's Cash Splash

Rauner's Cash Splash

August 11, 2014 — INVESTIGATION

Is Bruce Rauner buying political support from Republican groups across the state as he runs for governor?

BGA Assembling Strong Watchdog Team in Springfield

BGA Assembling Strong Watchdog Team in Springfield

August 11, 2014 — COLUMN

The Capitol in Springfield is where elected officials allocate most of our state tax dollars, make major decisions that affect our lives,...

 
 
 

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Lost And Found

August 18, 2014

Andrew Schroedter/BGA and Pam Zekman/CBS2

Confiscated by Dolton police, antique handgun goes missing from station, then turns up amid inquiry. Now a police supervisor faces possible...

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Brash Advance

August 18, 2014

Robert Herguth/BGA and Dane Placko/FOX 32

Summit's politically connected village administrator allegedly gives himself a "loan" with taxpayer money. Confronted by the BGA and FOX 32, he...

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Protect And Nerve

August 17, 2014

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Community college in south suburbs hires politically connected security guard with history of run-ins with the law; Plus, president of the school...

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Summit's politically connected village administrator allegedly gives himself a "loan" with taxpayer money. Confronted by the BGA and FOX 32, he resigns (August 18, 2014). Learn more...

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BGA Launches Suburban Schools Database

August 15, 2014

New portal includes payrolls, budgets, and teacher and administrator contracts, among other documents, covering roughly 150 public school districts in...

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BGA Sues City Animal Pound – Again

August 12, 2014

Better Government Association files second lawsuit in recent months against Chicago Animal Care and Control – this time for refusing to release the...

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Third Annual Summer Comedy Event

August 1, 2014

The Young Professionals Board of the Better Government Association held its Third Annual Summer Comedy Fundraiser at untitled in Chicago's River North...

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