Ralph Martire will join Lawrence Msall and Jason Grotto for an Illinois Budget discussion, moderated by Tina Sfondeles. Tina is a political reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times and specializes in stories about Chicago, state, and national politics.
SPRINGFIELD - Today, the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability (CTBA) released a report, Fully Funding the Evidence-Based Formula: Four Scenarios, which shows that, even if Illinois annually increases school funding up to the full $350 million minimum established under the Evidence-Based Funding for Student Success Act, or EBF, it would take over 30 years to fund all schools to the levels which the evidence indicates is needed, on a fully inflation-adjusted basis.
Ralph Martire Appointed to "Budget and Innovation" Transition Committee
The Center for Tax and Budget Accountability is pleased to announce that Ralph Martire has been appointed by Governor-elect JB Pritzker and Lieutenant Governor-elect Juliana Stratton to serve on the Budget and Innovation Committee of their gubernatorial transition.