Illinois Policy Institute

Open Govt Study
5:41 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Illinois Counties Lacking Online Transparency

The McDonough County Courthouse
Credit Rich Egger

A policy group is criticizing counties in Illinois for failing to provide more open government information on their websites.

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Statewide Referendum
3:44 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

No Shortage of Critics for Illinois Constitutional Amendment

Amanda Vinicky

Illinois legislators overwhelmingly backed a constitutional amendment, saying it will prevent the state's massive pension deficit from growing by making it more difficult for lawmakers to increase public employees’ pensions.

But critics are coming at it from all sides.

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