Category: Illinois Press

NBC 5 | Judge Dismisses Plea to Stop Toll Hike

The following article on NBC 5 features TUA’s lawsuit against the Illinois State Toll Highway Authority. A circuit court judge on Tuesday dismissed a lawsuit challenging an impending Illinois Tollway hike. The Tollway’s board...

Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Higher ed, higher pensions

Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Higher ed, higher pensions

Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United for America, is quoted in the following article by the Daily Chronicle. By NICOLE WESKERNA – nweskerna@shawmedia.com DeKALB – Joel Milner said he hasn’t gotten any special deals....

Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Too heavy to bear?

Daily Chronicle | Broken Benefits: Too heavy to bear?

Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United for America, is quoted in the following article by the Daily Chronicle.  By KATE SCHOTT – kschott@shawmedia.com Public employee pensions in Illinois have been a hot topic of...

Fox News Chicago | Group Says CPS Teachers Get More in Pension than Contributed

Fox News Chicago | Group Says CPS Teachers Get More in Pension than Contributed

Findings from TUA’s pension project are featured in the following article by Fox News Chicago. Published : Friday, 21 Oct 2011, 7:13 AM CDT FOX Chicago News Chicago – A group called United Taxpayers...