Impact & Results
The BGA’s watchdog work is having an impact. We're seeing real reform as a direct result of our efforts. Step by step, government in Illinois is improving and we're proud to be part of the process.
We measure our results with “BGA by the Numbers.” Here’s a look at our impact since 2009.
BGA by the Numbers:
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- 154 reforms and results
- 580 investigations with 25 media partners throughout the state
- $50 million in taxpayer savings
- 15,000 people informed and engaged at BGA events
- 50 legal actions
- 10 “Good Government Spotlight” stories
- 35 journalism awards