836 DuPage County Government Teacher Pensions in the top 6.6% National Income Levelfeatured, Illinois, Items of Interest, Latest, News Releases, Pension Reform

by admin on October 1, 2014 with 0 comment

View as PDF Chicago—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new study of the pensioners of Naperville municipal, Naperville Police and Firefighters, and DuPage County government teacher pensions. “836 of the DuPage County government teacher pensions are over $100,000 which places them in the top 6.6% income level nationally,” stated Rae …

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It’s Time Illinois: Dump Durbin

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It’s Time Illinois: Dump DurbinIllinois, Latest

by admin on September 11, 2014 with 0 comment

Taxpayers United of America has long documented the improprieties of United States Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL). Within the last six months alone, we’ve put out the following releases on Illinois’ left-wing senator: Liar, Liar Dick on Fire! (4/9/14) Dick “Disaster” Durbin Votes Against Taxpayers 97% of the Time! (6/9/14) Beware of Dick Durbin – if …

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Property Tax Assessment Appeal SeminarEvents, featured, Illinois, Latest

by admin on September 10, 2014 with 0 comment

Berwyn, IL– Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak will be holding a property tax assessment appeal seminar Tuesday, September 16, 2014, at the Berwyn Public Library for taxpayers seeking to appeal their 2014 property tax assessments. The seminar is hosted by Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United of America. The hour long session …

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Senate Thug Dick Durbin In Hot Water Over IRS ScandalCommentary, Illinois, Latest

by admin on September 9, 2014 with 0 comment

CHICAGO – Senate Majority Whip Richard J. “Dick” Durbin (D) repeatedly lobbied the IRS to probe conservative groups, according to a complaint filed with the Senate Select Committee on Ethics by The Center for Competitive Politics (CCP). According to White House correspondent Fred Lucas, Durbin violated the post-Watergate laws prohibiting the White House from using …

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Corporations: Beware of Political Thug, Dick Durbin!Commentary, Latest, News Releases

by admin on August 26, 2014 with 0 comment

View as PDF CHICAGO – Senate Majority Whip, Richard J. “Dick” Durbin (D) is abusing his political power, forcing corporations to continue paying the extraordinarily high Illinois and U.S. corporate tax rates, according Jim Tobin, President of Taxpayers United of Illinois (TUA). “Stephen Moore, chief economist at the Heritage Foundation, was overly-polite in calling Durbin …

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Government Pensions Hold Freeport Property Owners Hostage

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Government Pensions Hold Freeport Property Owners HostageIllinois, Latest, Pension Reform, Taxpayer Alert

by admin on August 20, 2014 with 2 comments

Freeport—Taxpayers United of America (TUA) today released the results of a new study of the pensioners of Freeport municipal, Stephenson County governments, Stephenson County government schools, Freeport retired police and fire, and Highland Community College. “Illinois leaders, Gov. Patrick Quinn (D), Michael Madigan (D), and John Cullerton (D), are taking taxpayers in Stephenson County…

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Dick Durbin Wants to Make a Victim Out of YOU!featured, Illinois, Latest, News Releases

by admin on August 18, 2014 with 0 comment

Chicago – Sen. Richard J. “Dick” Durbin (D-IL), denies citizens protection of their life and their property by pushing gun controls that take the ‘self’ out of self-defense, according to the president of Taxpayers United of America (TUA). “Can you imagine waiting for Chicago police to arrive to save you from an armed assault?…

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25th Anniversary of Rostenkowski Rout!

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25th Anniversary of Rostenkowski Rout!Illinois, Latest

by admin on August 5, 2014 with 0 comment

CHICAGO – August 17, 2014 is the 25th anniversary of an event that energized an anti-tax movement in Illinois and across the United States. An angry crowd of 250 senior citizens protesting the Medicare Catastrophic Coverage Act of 1988, signed by Pres. Ronald Reagan on July 01, 1988, chased down Congressman Dan Rostenkowski (D-IL), chairman of the House

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