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Pritzker unveils tax calculator, calls for specific counterproposals to graduated tax plan Pritzker unveils tax calculator, calls for specific counterproposals to graduated tax plan

Pritzker unveils tax calculator, calls for specific counterproposals to graduated tax plan

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.

Senate Education Committee advances e-learning compromise Senate Education Committee advances e-learning compromise

Senate Education Committee advances e-learning compromise

Illinois’ five-hour classroom time mandate would be reinstated, but school districts would still be able to maintain and expand e-learning and internship programs under an amendment approved Tuesday in the Illinois Senate Education Committee. The amendment was passed unanimously to Senate Bill 28.

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