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November 19, 2015

CTBA's Executive Director Ralph Martire explains how sometimes the way to spend fewer tax dollars is by raising taxes. Using the Illinois Finance Authority to issue bonds to cover current operating costs will end costing taxpayers more than simply raising the appropriate amount of revenue through taxes. Taxes and government spending are not inherently liberal or conservative, but it can be responsible or irresponsible.

Source: State Journal-Register