Don’t regulate Uber to death

By   /  August 29, 2014  /  Illinois  /  No Comments

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BY SCOTT REEDER | Special to Watchdog.org
SPRINGFIELD – Awhile back I took a cab to Chicago’s Navy Pier and attempted to pay for my ride with a credit card.
My effort was greeted with a torrent of obscenities..
The driver didn’t want to take my card despite a placard of regulations in the cab that said he [...]

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Quinn vetoes tollway speed limit hike, Oberweis vows override

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Illinois, News  /  No Comments

Earlier this week, Gov. Quinn vetoed a bill that would have allowed Illinois’ toll roads to increase their maximum speed limit from 65 mph to 70 mph.

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Quinn vetoes tollway speed limit hike, Oberweis vows override

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Illinois, News  /  No Comments

Earlier this week, Gov. Quinn vetoed a bill that would have allowed Illinois’ toll roads to increase their maximum speed limit from 65 mph to 70 mph.

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Individual pension miscalculations can now be legally addressed, fixed

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Illinois, News, Pensions  /  No Comments

Errors in pension plan calculations can now be fixed legally thanks to a new bill signed into law by Gov. Quinn this week.

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Individual pension miscalculations can now be legally addressed, fixed

By   /  August 28, 2014  /  Illinois, News, Pensions  /  No Comments

Errors in pension plan calculations can now be fixed legally thanks to a new bill signed into law by Gov. Quinn this week.

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IRS dragging feet in release of interstate migration data

By   /  August 27, 2014  /  Illinois, News  /  No Comments

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By Scott Reeder | Illinois News Service
SPRRINGFIELD — The Internal Revenue Service is dragging its feet releasing data on migration of people — and their income — between states.
In the past, it has taken one to two years for the IRS to prepare and release migration information, but now it will take three years, said [...]

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