taxes

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Associated Press
October 07, 2019 - 11:08 am
By LARRY NEUMEISTER Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge Monday emphatically rejected President Donald Trump's challenge to the release of his tax returns to New York prosecutors, saying the president's broad claim of immunity from all criminal investigations is at odds with the...
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Illinois gubernatorial candidate J.B. Pritzker speaks during a round table discussion with high school students at a creative workspace for women on October 1, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.
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June 28, 2019 - 2:38 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed into law a $45 billion capital spending plan to build and upgrade bridges, roads, schools and parks and pay for it by expanding gambling and make it more expensive to do things like drive and smoke cigarettes. Pritzker signed the plan...
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J.B. Pritzker
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May 28, 2019 - 12:48 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Voters will decide next year whether to ditch Illinois’ flat-rate income tax in favor of one that hits the wealthy hardest following House action Monday that gave Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker his top campaign pledge and biggest victory since taking office. On a 73-44 roll...
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Senate Assistant Minority Leader Dave Syverson, R-Rockford
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May 23, 2019 - 10:15 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker said Wednesday he is confident that Illinois residents will swallow $1.8 billion in new and increased taxes to pay for a massive state construction program , while a key Republican said some of the taxes aren’t acceptable and lawmakers may have to seek...
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Donald Trump
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May 07, 2019 - 7:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP/KMOX) — Ten years of President Donald Trump's taxes has been made public in a recent investigation conducted by The New York Times . Data obtained by the Times from 1985 to 1994 reveals major losses from his core businesses including casinos, hotels and retail spaces in apartment...
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Democratic gubernatorial candidate JB Pritzker on October 1, 2018, in Chicago. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
March 13, 2019 - 9:59 am
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (KMOX) - Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker wants residents to see for themselves how their taxes woud be affected under his so-called "fair tax" proposal. The plan features new tax rates based on how much you earn, he believes the current tax system is unfair to the middle class...
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July 17, 2018 - 7:55 am
The city last month cut ties with McKee and his North Side Regeneration project.
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Charlie Brennan
Charlie Brennan
April 25, 2018 - 11:11 am
The St. Louis Zoo is asking voters in November to increase the sales tax in St. Louis County by 1/8 cent per dollar. Regardless of the merits of the proposal, it’s important to examine the current sales tax and compare it to other parts of the region and United States.
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April 03, 2018 - 7:43 am
There are over 500 issues on local ballots involving over 770 candidates.
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March 30, 2018 - 8:06 am
So is it better to be in the American or National league?
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