State Budget

Released October 12, 2006

This Report examines the crisis conditions of affordable housing in Chicago and offers a way forward.

Released October 4, 2006

An introduction to public transit in Illinois: what it is, how it’s funded, who the major stakeholders are and how to get involved. Includes a glossary of transit terminology.

Released February 21, 2006

A comparison of the FY2005 and FY2006 state budgets.

Released September 11, 2007

Pension funding and the state's FY2008 General Fund budget.

Released August 26, 2009

CTBA's August 2009, testimony to the Pension Modernization Task Force, Funding Subcommittee.

Released May 7, 2010

Fact Sheets and Report on House Bill 174 of the 96th General Assembly. This tax reform bill would have implemented a number of changes to Illinois' tax structure including tax increases of the personal and corporate income taxes. Thus, generating new revenue for the state.

Released January 12, 2006

A Fact Sheet on why funding human services requires fiscal reform.

Released August 1, 2012

This Issue Brief provides a synopsis of the core changes the Quinn Administration proposed for the state pension systems and an analysis of the cost saving estimates produced by the Governor's Office of Management and Budget. 

Released July 3, 2013

CTBA's 2013 testimony and presentation to the Pension Conference Committee.

Released January 12, 2006

A Fact Sheet on impact of state budget shortfalls on payments to Medicaid healthcare providers in Illinois.

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