Tag: Gov. Pritzker

Bill Seeking To Stop Westlake From Closing Passes House

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 || By Grant Morgan/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews

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SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker could soon have authority to decide whether Illinois hospitals must stay open.

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Maywood Resident Appointed To Western Illinois University’s Board Of Trustees

Friday, March 29, 2019 || By Local News Curator || @maywoodnews

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Gov. JB Pritzker has announced his appointments to the Board of Trustees for Western Illinois University in Macomb and a Maywood resident, and Western alum, is among them.

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Don’t Know What You’ll Pay Under Pritzker’s Proposed Graduated Income Tax? There’s A Calculator For That

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 || By Jerry Nowicki/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews

Featured image: Gov. Pritzker speaks during a news conference from his Illinois State Capitol office March 7 while proposing rates for a graduated income tax structure. || Jerry Nowicki/Capitol News Illinois

SPRINGFIELD – Passage of a statewide graduated income tax structure isn’t possible until after November 2020, but Democratic Gov. J.B. Pritzker continued to stump for such a proposal Tuesday, announcing the launch of an online “fair tax calculator” at a Chicago news conference.

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