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April 14, 2017

State Rep. Scott Drury, left, and Ralph Martire, right, of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability spoke during a forum in Lake Forest on April 10. (Mark Lawton / Chicago Tribune)

Ralph Martire, executive director of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability, said he has a solution for the state budget crisis, although people may not like it: raise state income taxes.

Martire spoke, along with State Rep. Scott Drury, 58th District, on Monday at the Gorton Community Center as part of the "Understanding the Budget Impasse: Finding Pathways to Resolution" event, organized by the Lake Forest Lake Bluff League of Women Voters.

Source: Chicago Tribune