Home Chicago News Preckwinkle: GOP health care plan will ravage Cook County budget – Chicago... Preckwinkle: GOP health care plan will ravage Cook County budget - Chicago Tribune March 8, 2017 2 Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Comment: Lemme guess. Another tax increase needed for Toni Taxawanker. ShareTwitterEmailPrintGoogleFacebook Read Article Sort by: newest | oldest RickNow that th ACA had dumped so many people into Medicaid that were previously unqualified for Medicaid, where is the safety net for the truly indigent? Medicaid sued my cousin for her fathers house after he died and they found out she made a madicaid claim to keep him alive longer while she had a job and wasn’t qualified. She lost her fathers house and inheritance to Medicaid. Now anyone with jobs or cash on the side jobs can get Medicaid. It makes sense that cook county hospital will suffer if their blown up Medicaid customers go back to being unqualified. The ACA threw Medicaid under the… Read more »3 months 15 days agobob oriole parkSaw same thing on news tonight. Prickwanker will use any excuse to raise taxes. http://www.fox32chicago.com/news/local/240414938-story 3 months 15 days ago wpDiscuz Recent Wirepoints Originals Speech Muzzlers Triggered: Chicago’s Theater Community On The Attack – WP Original June 21, 2017 Together we make great theater -- unless you disagree with us, in which case you're a bigot. New Study Details How Pensions Exploit New And Younger Teachers – Wirepoints Original June 14, 2017 Illinois gets an 'F' as you'd expect, but we have plenty of company on this. Why You Shouldn’t Believe The Illinois Budget Deficit Numbers Released This Week – Wirepoints Original June 11, 2017 True numbers are 2X or 3X worse and show the genuine bind Illinois is in -- not just an ego clash between Rauner and Madigan. Wait for July To Downgrade Illinois Bonds To Junk — For The Subprime Anniversary – WP Original June 9, 2017 And a look ahead for the near term. Would Congress Authorize Bankruptcy for Illinois and Other States? Yes, Inevitably. – Wirepoints Original June 4, 2017 All truth passes through three stages. First, it is ridiculed. Second, it is violently opposed. Third, it is accepted as being self-evident. -Arthur Schopenhauer. And thanks to ZeroHedge for republishing this article. COGFA: State of IL Revenue Up In May But Still Down For Year – WP Original June 4, 2017 Up 7% for the month but still down 3.5% for the year-to-date. Great Speech By Rep. Jeanne Ives On ‘Union Thugs’ Vandalizing Construction Site of a State Rep. They Don’t Like – WP Original June 2, 2017 And shame on most of the Illinois press for ignoring this crime. Video: IL State Senator, Clueless About Bill He Sponsors, Blames Questioning On His Mexican Heritage – WP Original June 1, 2017 Truth is, most of the rest of the legislature doesn't know what the bill does either. It still passed. Same with most of what they rushed through this week. Skim through this database of City of Chicago salaries (and don’t vomit) – WP Original May 31, 2017 Names, titles, salaries and more.