Democrat Chicago Alderman John Arena probably, for the short term, will get away with posting salty and inflammatory comments on his Facebook page but it won't last, the co-host of a Conservative Chicago-based radio talk show said during a recent broadcast.
Cook County experienced a greater population loss than any other county in the United States between mid-2015 and mid-2016, according to statistics released by the U.S. Census Bureau recently. More than 19,000 residents left the Chicago metro area in that time.
Chicago's former legislative inspector general turned government watchdog has called on the mayor and Infrastructure Trust to explain how officials permitted large portions of city-owned buildings to be liened to a private bank to finance an energy upgrade project.
The Better Government Association (BGA), an Illinois government watchdog organization, will host a BGA Idea Forum on an education funding debate currently ongoing in Springfield on March 30 at Roosevelt University’s Ganz Hall.