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Wilmette School District 39 Continues to Mislead Public, Cover Up Illegal Ballot Language

Wilmette School District 39 Continues to Mislead Public, Cover Up Illegal Ballot Language

View release as a PDF WILMETTE, IL – Despite a recent change to the property tax code that clarifies how property tax increases are calculated, Wilmette School District 39 is choosing to continue its...

Christian County Government Pensions – the Stuff Dreams are Made of!

Christian County Government Pensions – the Stuff Dreams are Made of!

View release as a PDF Taylorville—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new pension study for the Christian County government teachers and employees, and Taylorville municipal employees. “Illinois lawmakers continue...

Gold Found in Springfield, IL!

Gold Found in Springfield, IL!

View release as a PDF Springfield—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new pension study for the Illinois General Assembly, Springfield municipal government employees, Sangamon County government teachers and the...

AG Lisa Madigan Provides Strong Arm in Commuter Shakedown

AG Lisa Madigan Provides Strong Arm in Commuter Shakedown

View release as a PDF Chicago – Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today submitted notice to the Illinois Court of Appeals 1st District, of its intent to withdraw its complaint against the Illinois Toll...

Illinois Courts Bully Taxpayers

Illinois Courts Bully Taxpayers

View release as a PDF Chicago – Taxpayers United of America (TUA), today submitted notice to the Illinois Court of Appeals 1st District, of their intent to withdraw their complaints against Oak Park SD...

Westmont First to Repeal Home Rule in 29 Years!

Westmont First to Repeal Home Rule in 29 Years!

View release as a PDF Chicago – Taxpayers United of America (TUA) helped Westmont activists win repeal of Home Rule, the first repeal victory in Illinois in 29 years. Westmont is one of 5...

6 Democrats Stand in the Way of Illinois Economic Recovery

6 Democrats Stand in the Way of Illinois Economic Recovery

View release as a PDF Chicago – “Six Springfield Democrats, any six Democrats or all Springfield Democrats, need to be fired in order to demote Speaker Madigan to House Minority Leader,” stated Jim Tobin,...

Tax Accountability Announces 2012 Endorsements

Tax Accountability Announces 2012 Endorsements

View release as a PDF Chicago—Today, Tax Accountability, the political action arm of Taxpayers United of America (TUA), announced its Illinois candidate endorsements for the November 6, 2012 general election. “This is an important...

Cook County Proposes Huge Tax Hike on Poor

Cook County Proposes Huge Tax Hike on Poor

View release as a PDF Chicago–Cook County Board boss Toni Preckwinkle’s promotion of a $1.00-per-pack tax increase on cigarettes as a humanitarian initiative has questionable motives, according to Rae Ann McNeilly, director of outreach...