Updates and Events

Race, Politics, and Policy

Event Date and Time: 

October 21, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:30am

Event Location: 
Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Avenue, 7th Floor Rudolph Ganz Memorial Hall
Chicago , IL

Please join the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability on Monday, October 21, 2019, for its annual Fiscal Symposium and a discussion about the intersection of race, politics, and policy as reflected across Illinois and the nation. CTBA continually works to bridge ideological divides, and we are pleased to be bringing a cross-section of legislators together to discuss their experiences and the future of equitable policies.


Congresswoman Robin Kelly (IL)

House Energy and Commerce Committee and Committee on Oversight and Reform

Former Congressman Mike Honda (CA)

Former member of the U.S. House representing California's 17th Congressional District

Representative Will Davis (IL-84)

Assistant Majority Leader, 101st General Assembly

Representative Karina Villa (IL-49)

House Committees:
Appropriations — Elementary and Secondary Education; Elementary and Secondary Education:
School Curriculum and Policies; Health Care Availability and Accessibility; and, Labor and
Commerce and Mental Health
















Laura Washington
Chicago Sun-Times Columnist and
ABC 7-Chicago Political Analyst




Or, download a PDF version of the Registration Form and mail, along with your payment, to: 

Tracy Schonberger, Administrative Director
Center for Tax and Budget Accountability
70 E. Lake Street, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601

To become a Sponsor, download, complete and return the Sponsorship Form. Contact CTBA's Director of Development Sydney Smith at (312) 332-1285 with any questions regardings Sponsorships.