The Real Story on How Much Obamacare Increased Coverage

Edmund Haislmaier / Drew Gonshorowski / October 22, 2014  Photo: Jonathan Bachman/Reuters/Newscom We now have the Medicaid and private-market health insurance enrollment data for the second quarter of 2014 needed to complete the picture of how Obamacare’s rollout affected coverage. What we’ve learned is that the Obamacare gains in coverage were largely a result of

What Happened To The Illinois Stimulus Money?

  There’s a new theme on some social networks called Throwback Thursday where we reminisce about events from the past. It’s time to go back into Illinois’ recent past this decade. It seems like every time the good folks caught a break the Illinois Democrats were right there to suck it up. The folks got

Steve Weber Gives Tax tips for Farmers

Tax tips for Farmers Harvest time is here and it’s my favorite time of year for many reasons. I am finished with hay farming, hunting seasons start, fires in the fireplace, leaves changing colors, and great home cooked meals from all the stuff we grew all summer. Truly a great time to reflect on this

Will County Board Democrats give us A fee Increase & Property Tax Increase Taking Thousands from the Taxpayers

Will County Board Democrats Vote to Increase Fees and the Property Tax Levy On Thursday October 16th, the Democratic controlled Will County Board took an opportunity to not only raise the levy – they raised rates for the Recorder of Deeds, Karen Stukel. Stukel is a democrat who has held that office for about 6