By - cb4il

Does Illinois Need a State Treasurer and a Comptroller?

download a pdf of this page One of the big debates that resurfaces every election cycle is whether the state needs to have both a Treasurer and Comptroller to manage Illinois finances. Reasons for combining the positions include cutting redundancy

By - cb4il

Libertarians at the DuQuoin State Fair

This is where I will be this weekend, all day Friday, Saturday, and Sunday! Members from Metro East Libertarians, South Central Libertarians, and the Southern Illinois Libertarian Party have done a wonderful job setting up and staffing this booth since last week and I

By - cb4il

Ex-Ford Heights mayor accused of stealing nearly $150K from village

Chicago Sun-Times / Daily Southtown This highlights the importance of putting qualified people in financial roles in Illinois government. One reason it is so easy for politicians to divert funding into their own piggybanks is because shortfalls can be blamed