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Politics

6 months
ago

Chicago Is Using a 20th-Century Tax System

We haven’t been a city that makes things since the 1980s, but our sales tax still applies only to things. Meanwhile, we aren’t taxing a growing pool of retirement income.

7 months
ago

What Lightfoot Sees in the LAPD

When it comes to picking a police chief, it’s the mayor’s opinion that counts. And for years, she’s had her eye on L.A.’s former top cop.

7 months
ago

CPS on Strike

Thousands flooded the Loop on Thursday in support of Chicago public school teachers and staff, who are demanding higher wages, smaller class sizes, and more support staff like nurses and social workers. Dispatches from Day 1 of the Chicago teacher strike:

8 months
ago

Has Kim Foxx Lived Up to Her Campaign Promises?

A new report by advocacy groups who supported Foxx finds that the State’s Attorney is mostly enacting her vision of reform. But will she be around long enough to see it through?

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