SPRINGFIELD — Jerry Stermer, a former budget director and chief of staff for Gov. Pat Quinn, will take over the […]Read More →
SPRINGFIELD – Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn on Thursday either played a political master shot or announced a bid to rob […]Read More →
By Benjamin Yount | Watchdog Radio
SPRINGFIELD, Ill — Obamacare has added 9 million people to Medicaid rolls across the country, 600,000 people in Illinois alone.
But while almost 10 million people have a medical card, a new report says that’s about all they have.
Benjamin Yount talks with Jonathan Ingram, research director at the Foundation for Government Accountability, […]
State spending may get worse before it gets better. Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner on Tuesday said he expects Illinois state agencies […]Read More →
By Benjamin Yount | Illinois Watchdog Radio
SPRINGFIELD, Ill — When the College of DuPage was caught trying to grab $20 million in taxpayer money it didn’t need, for a project it didn’t have, the college was not happy.
But when the watchdog group Open The Books kept seeking openness and transparency from Illinois’ largest community college, the […]
SPRINGFIELD – Does a proposed replacement for Illinois’ eavesdropping law give police the green light to arrest people for recording […]Read More →