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Lipinski is among the last of the moderate Democrats, which got this race national attention.
Comment: This state rep race was closely watched because Gong was Madigan-backed and her opponents were unusually critical of that.
Comment: Something Pritzker wouldn't do.
"Let's institute a progressive income tax, so that we can lower the tax burden on the middle class and those striving to get there. Let's work toward universal health care by passing my plan for a public option."
You didn't really think the bond sale and tax increase would fix this, did you?
Comment: Not CNN if you have any sense.
Could Republican voters throw out their own governor? Will opposing abortion rights cost a Democrat his House seat? Will opposing abortion rights cost a Democrat his House seat? Will Democrats pick new blood to face Republican congressmen? How many people will vote?
But hard to tell if it means anything.
Typical collar county family would pay as much as $1,000 in additional taxes under progressive tax proposal – IL Policy
A progressive tax proposal in the Illinois House would raise taxes on an overwhelming majority of families already struggling with some of the highest tax burdens in the nation.