Updates and Events
Join Forefront’s policy team, leadership from the Illinois Responsible Budget Coalition (RBC), League of Women Voters of Illinois, and expert panelists at this FREE, statewide, virtual, interactive event, which will help nonprofit stakeholders around the state understand the Illinois state budget process and related advocacy opportunities. March 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm Free REGISTER HERE
March 29, 2022
The Center for Tax and Budget Accountability (CTBA) and the Institute for Research on Race & Public Policy (IRRPP) have teamed up to showcase two reports: CTBA's A Continued Disinvestme
CTBA is now housed at Roosevelt University. Our new address is:
Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
430 S. Michigan Avenue, AUD 874
Chicago, IL 60605
If you missed CTBA's Fiscal Symposium, on November 9, 2021, you can watch it now!
November 9, 2021
The last 19 months have been difficult for everyone, and finding an equitable path forward is more important than ever. The Center for Tax and Budget Accountability (“CTBA”) is pleased to announce the return of its fiscal symposium and welcomes Speaker Chris Welch as the keynote presenter. CTBA hopes to encourage a robust and yet practical discussion of how the fiscal situation in Illinois impacts the public policy systems that can build equity and create opportunity throughout the state, and what can be done about it.
November 9, 2021
“Where Do We Go From Here? Moving Toward Greater Equity in Illinois”
November 2, 2021
The Herb H. Franks Endowed Seminar in Political Science:
The Prospects, Hopes and Failures of Educational Achievement at K-12
April 22, 2021
Lutheran Day is an annual event that traditionally gathers people of faith and their friends in Springfield to learn more about how they can become involved in our advocacy efforts and have meaningful and confident conversations with their Illinois congressional representatives.