California just passed a $215 billion budget. Here’s what’s between the lines.  CALmatters

Less tax-and-spendy than expected, California's $215 billion budget delivers more for working and poor families, but stops short of health care for all.

Posted on Thu, 13 Jun 2019 20:09:44 GMT
Your Illinois News Radar » Eliminating a flawed reform?  The Capitol Fax Blog

Thursday, Jun 6, 2019. * Dispatch/Argus editorial… As expected, the devilish details lurking in the mass of legislation approved by the 101st Illinois General ...

Posted on Thu, 06 Jun 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Strike Two: UAW Again Fails to Unionize Volkswagen Plant  The Truth About Cars

The results of a Friday vote are in, and Volkswagen can breathe a sigh of relief. Five years after the United Auto Workers first attempted to place the automaker's ...

Posted on Sat, 15 Jun 2019 16:22:49 GMT
CAPITOL RECAP: Graduated tax amendment heads to House floor  Alton Telegraph

SPRINGFIELD – A constitutional amendment that would allow the state to impose higher tax rates on greater margins of income needs only a vote from the full ...

Posted on Sun, 26 May 2019 07:00:00 GMT
Union Leaders Blast Sweeney's Cost-containment Reforms  NJ Spotlight

Say proposals embraced by Senate President fail to address pension system's unfunded liability, and overly focus on shifting costs to workers.

Posted on Fri, 26 Apr 2019 07:00:00 GMT