Social and economic justice through data-driven policy.
Release: August 19, 2008
This Report explains Illinois' basic school funding formula, and the consequences that formula has had for school districts across the state in areas of significant concern, including student achievement and teacher quality.
Release: November 29, 2007
This Issue Brief provides an overview of who pays property taxes in Illinois, the steps in the property tax cycle, and what property tax revenue is used for.
Release: April 26, 2007
Fact Sheets on HB/SB 750 of the 95th General Assembly.
Release: April 4, 2007
Answers to frequently asked questions about Illinois' fiscal system
Release: February 28, 2007
This Fact Sheet provides information on how Illinois could reform its fiscal system to provide equitable education funding.