CTBA is raising money for a special purpose media campaign to help build a public profile statewide, and cement our presence in left, center, and right leaning media markets across the state. Support CTBA's special project by DONATING HERE.
Join Forefront’s policy team, leadership from the Illinois Responsible Budget Coalition (RBC), League of Women Voters of Illinois, and expert panelists at this FREE, statewide, virtual, interactive event, which will help nonprofit stakeholders around the state understand the Illinois state budget process and related advocacy opportunities. March 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Free REGISTER HERE
Ralph Martire’s column in both the Daily Herald and The News Gazette reveals that research conducted over the last two decades indicates investing in infrastructure stimulates the economy and creates job growth.
Tomorrow, Saturday, February 27, 2021, at 2pm, Ralph Martire, CTBA's Executive Director and Roosevelt University Professor of Public Policy, will join Dick Kay on his "Back on the Beat" show on WCPT 820 AM.
In Illinois, the average annual percentage rate (APR) on a payday loan is 297 percent, and the average APR on an auto title loan is 179 percent. Federal law already protects active-duty military with a 36 percent APR cap.