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Ep. 47: Are we in a recession?

Ep. 47: Are we in a recession?

Recession is the buzzword of the week as the economy begins to cool. So, are we in a recession or not? And what does that mean for Illinois? Bryce Hill joins the Policy Shop to talk about the state and national economic picture. Learn more by subscribing to the Policy Shop newsletter at illin.is/newsletter. This...

Jerome Cooper

Jerome Cooper

“Higher property taxes from Amendment 1 would mean I’m gonna have to leave Illinois because I can’t afford to stay here."

Jackie Jackson

Jackie Jackson

"Running a business can be stressful at times, but I do it because I absolutely love offering job opportunities.”

38 challengers give Illinois voters first choices in decades

38 challengers give Illinois voters first choices in decades

Alper Turan fled Iran 24 years ago to seek a better life for himself and his family. He wants to help his new home by being one of 38 candidates recruited by Illinois Policy to run for the Illinois General Assembly. He wants voters to have a choice.

By Dylan Sharkey

Darla Pitts

Darla Pitts

"More taxes just means more businesses shut down. What’s really horrible is it really affects small businesses, not the big ones.”