Wirepoints Original Stories
Taxpayers and smaller retailers hammered by $741 million subsidy for Amazon in Chicago area – Quicktake
It's beggar-thy-neighbor policy at its stupidest. Instead of banning it, the state participates in it through its EDGE program.
Read it and weep: Cook County Treasurer Pappas details 20 years of astronomical property tax hikes – Quicktake
Here's something you don't see every day: A politician providing excruciating details on tax increases.
Which amendment should be on the ballot, the progressive tax increase or pension reform? The silence of Fair Tax supporters tell us why they aren’t asking.
Daily COVID-19 data update for October 26, 2020.
Was Thomas Jefferson right? New study quantifies flight from America’s big cities during pandemic. – Wirepoints
Jefferson's views about cities were not embraced by the nation for 230 years, but that may be changing. Most of his other views were held sacred, but that, sadly, is also changing. Time will soon tell which ones prevail.