Posts Tagged “sales tax”

Suburbs lose a great leader in Liz Gorman

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Suburbs lose a great leader in Liz Gorman

Liz Gorman ended her 13-year career in government defending the rights of taxpayers, resigning from her secure seat on the Cook County Board. A centrist Republican who recognized the reality of working in Cook County, Gorman helped champion the rights of taxpayers By Ray Hanania Liz Gorman, the Orland Township GOP Committeeman and Cook County…

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Gorman leaves Cook County office at top of her public service

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Gorman leaves Cook County office at top of her public service

Popular Cook County Commissioner Elizabeth “Liz” Doody Gorman shocked the public Wednesday when she resigned her county board seat to take a position with a major Fortune 100 Chicago corporation as director of Government Affairs. The District’s GOP Committeemen will meet to select a successor but the leading candidate is Gorman’s closest political ally, Palos Township…

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ComEd and municipal confusion grows faster than bills with aggregation

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ComEd and municipal confusion grows faster than bills with aggregation

ComEd and municipal confusion grows faster than bills with aggregation By Ray Hanania For many years, ComEd was the consumer’s boogeyman, the stepchild of an even bigger boogeyman, Exelon. The relationship fueled consumer skepticism about the big-bad utility company, all a part of a financial shell game where Exelon spit-off ComEd as the poverty-stricken step-child,…

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