Updates and Events

August 31, 2017

Join State Representative La Shawn Ford and Ralph Martire, executrive director at the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability to learn about recent legislative changes to business and personal taxes due to P.A. 100-0022.

August 17, 2017

Topic:

Illinois budget and what needs to be done to get out of debt, and how not having a budget is affecting the state

August 12, 2017

Join Representative Stephanie Kifowit and Senator Linda Holmes for a community seminar. Topics inlucde:the State Budget, Property Taxes and School Funding.

June 21, 2017

How can Illinois get itself back on the road to long-term fiscal stability? The State Journal-Register is sponsoring "Sounding the Alarm: The Road Ahead," a forum that examines the policy questions confronting the General Assembly and Gov. Bruce Rauner.  

Ralph Martire, executive director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, and Ted Dabrowski, vice president of policy for the Illinois Policy Institute, will discuss the state's current budget impasse and their thoughts on the long-term changes needed. 

The event is free and open to the public

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the program will begin at 6:00 pm

 

May 11, 2017

Oak Park District 97’s CLAIM Committee presents:

CLAIM YOUR VOICE: A Slice of Reality

Presentation by Ralph Martire, Executive Director, Center for Tax and Budget Accountability

April 29, 2017

Join State Rep. Litesa E. Wallace (IL-67th District) and Ralph Martire of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability for an in-depth discsussion regarding the budget impase.

April 10, 2017

The League of Women Voters - Lake Forest/Lake Bluff chapter invite you to its Fiscal Policy Forum to learn more about the ongoing budget impasse and finding pathways to resolution.

Participants:

November 10, 2016

The Friends of the Park Forest Public LIbrary are pleased to welcome CTBA's Reserach Associate Danielle Stanley to its "Potpourri of Lecture Series." Spend your morning with Danielle to learn more about Structural Racism and its impact on Illinois.

November 1, 2016

Black and Brown students across the nation are faced with struggling communities, poor outcomes and high unemployment - much of which directly contributes to a failing education system. Policy failures on the national level as well as locally have created a system of education inequality.

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