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News Links June 15th, 2015

News coverage for June 15th, 2015 – including a plea to not raise gas taxes; bankruptcy and the Illiana; Gov. Rauner vs. downstate and suburban Dems; consequences of no IL budget; ready your swimsuit for the pension tidal wave; lies about Snowden; the cost of militarism on the outskirts of the American Empire.


News Links June 11th, 2015

News coverage for June 11th, 2015 – including continuing Illinois budget squabbling, municipal bankruptcy, government pension problems, government road rodeo, New England tax policy emulating the Midwest, War Socialism, and Judge Napolitano on the Surveillance State.


News Links June 10th, 2015

News coverage for June 10th, 2015 – including Rauner v. Madigan, property tax debates, suggestion of CPS bankruptcy, government pensions, the FBI’s surveillance ‘air force,’ and the failure of DC’s perpetual wars.


News Links June 9th, 2015

News coverage for June 9th, 2015 – including the ongoing budget battle in the Illinois General Assembly, suspension of corporate tax privileges, new government pension analysis, and a plea to hold a fair hearing for an American whistleblower.


News Links June 8th, 2015

News coverage for June 8th, 2015 – including government pensions, the ongoing budget battle in Illinois, and the uncertain fate of the (currently) indefinitely suspended Illiana Expressway.