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Chicago In Crosshairs Of Trump’s Sanctuary Cities Crackdown

January 25, 2017
Despite a lack of specific details from President Trump’s executive order, a BGA analysis shows that Chicago could lose billions in federal aid.

BGA Analysis: Trump's 'Sanctuary City' Plan Could Cost Chicago $3.6 Billion

December 9, 2016
Despite a clear lack of specific details from the President-elect, a BGA analysis shows that Chicago could lose at least $3.6 billion in federal aid in 2017 if Donald Trump follows through on his campaign promises.

Chicago Bag Tax Is About Green, But Which Kind?

November 16, 2016
Mayor Rahm Emanuel says bag tax is about the environment, but critics say it's about cash.

Illinois Awash In Tax Breaks

October 19, 2016
Rich and poor alike benefit from loopholes worth more than enough to close the state budget deficit.

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