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Shawano City and County Gov. Bureaucrats Work Feverishly to Hide from Taxpayers

Shawano City and County Gov. Bureaucrats Work Feverishly to Hide from Taxpayers

Shawano—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of its study of the Shawano County, Shawano Municipal, and Shawano government school employees. “The State of Wisconsin refuses to release actual pension payments in...

Chicago Tribune | New law allows DuPage to shrink government

Chicago Tribune | New law allows DuPage to shrink government

Rae Ann McNeilly, Executive Director of Taxpayers United for America, was quoted in the Chicago Tribune on legislation allowing DuPage County to consolidate government. How many government officials does it take to change a...

Wisconsin Reporter | Packing on the pensions

Findings from TUA’s pension projects on Milwaukee, Wisconsin, are featured in this story from the Wisconsin Reporter. By M.D. Kittle and Alyssa Hertig | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON – The good people of Wisconsin’s 6th Congressional...

The Globe and Mail | Pension liabilities drive America’s cities to their knees

The Globe and Mail | Pension liabilities drive America’s cities to their knees

TUA’s study on Chicago police pensions was referenced in an article at The Globe and Mail. It turns out Jane Jacobs was wrong. Rationalist urban planners weren’t the worst thing that ever happened to...

Chicago Government School Pensions Drive Chicago the way of the Motor City

Chicago Government School Pensions Drive Chicago the way of the Motor City

View release as a PDF Chicago—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of its second study of the Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund (CTPF) which reveals many pensioners are on track to collect...

Shhh! Top Secret Milwaukee Multi-Million $$ Government Pensions

Shhh! Top Secret Milwaukee Multi-Million $$ Government Pensions

View release as a PDF Milwaukee—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of its study of the Milwaukee County, Milwaukee Municipal, and Milwaukee government school employees. “The State of Wisconsin refuses to...

Chicago Now | Kelly responds to Illinois Policy Institute's John Tillman on school choice

Chicago Now | Kelly responds to Illinois Policy Institute's John Tillman on school choice

Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United for America, was mentioned in the following article by William Kelly at Chicago Now. Chicago, Illinois, June 24, 2013 – I read with some interest “The Fight for...