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September 26, 2019 Dear Leyden Community, I would like to take some time and communicate as much information as possible with you about the past few days here at Leyden. I am writing this message in conjunction with Mike Witz, … Continue reading
Illinois in 2019 was again ranked as having the nation’s highest overall tax burden, at just shy of 15% of median household income. Adding another superlative by having Illinois residents pay the nation’s highest base vehicle registration fees is another … Continue reading
Prisoners in Illinois will no longer have to pay copays because of a bill passed by the legislature, prisoners currently pay a $5 copay for medical and dental services. A bill that passed last week will eliminate that cost. It’s … Continue reading
I don’t agree with the Leyden SD 212 Board of Education’s decision to no longer publish the East and West Leyden honor roll. Numerous members of my family attended Leyden High Schools over the years and everyone was proud of … Continue reading
Kim Foxx has zero support among law enforcement professionals. A judge called for a special prosecutor to look into her Smollett dealings, two major prosecutors’ associations condemned her handling of the case, and now associations representing EVERY single police chief … Continue reading
The governor’s office issued a concerning response to a simple request for the numbers backing up his “fair tax” proposal.
More than a week after claiming his income tax proposal would raise $3.4 billion in new revenue, Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s office now claims it can’t find the math used to calculate that number. This doesn’t inspire confidence in the governor’s … Continue reading