IL Democrats' $5.4 Billion Tax Hike

Illinois Senate Democrats passed a massive $5.4 billion tax hike with no economic reforms attached. On this edition of Illinois Rising, Dan Proft and Pat Hughes talk about what this would mean for struggling Illinois taxpayers, who are already dealing with among the highest property taxes in the nation. Illinois Policy's Ted Dabrowski and Tax Foundation's Jared Walczak join the discussion.

They also discuss Chicago Public Schools' broken finances and an education funding bill Senate Democrats passed – without knowing what it does.

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