Tax and Budget

Money Matters

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.

School Construction Grant Appropriations of Projections

Release: August 23, 2007

School construction grant appropriations of projections: FY1998-FY2008 (proposed).

School Construction Projects

Release: August 23, 2007

School construction projects for FY1998-FY2008 (proposed)

We Need School Funding Reform in Illinois

Release: August 13, 2007

An overview of why school funding reform is needed in Illinois.

Revenue Options for Illinois

Release: July 16, 2007

An overview and charts of the potential revenue options for Illinois, and what that revenue could be used for.

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