Comments on: Want to fix the state’s budget deficit? http://www.newstips.org/2011/06/getting-serious-about-the-deficit-for-real/ Chicago Community Stories Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:18:42 +0000 hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.12 By: In Springfield, no solutions - Newstips by Curtis Black http://www.newstips.org/2011/06/getting-serious-about-the-deficit-for-real/comment-page-1/#comment-9229 Sun, 03 Jun 2012 20:35:11 +0000 http://www.newstips.org/?p=3894#comment-9229 […] has one of the most regressive tax structures in the nation.  As noted here last year, the bottom 20 percent of households pays twice as much of their income in state and local taxes […]

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By: Austerity in Chicago - Newstips by Curtis Black http://www.newstips.org/2011/06/getting-serious-about-the-deficit-for-real/comment-page-1/#comment-8672 Thu, 17 May 2012 23:23:30 +0000 http://www.newstips.org/?p=3894#comment-8672 […] basic problem is that the tax burden is concentrated on the people who have been hurt most badly in the recession, he […]

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