Press Coverage

Business Tax Breaks Under State Microscope

http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-0304-tax-holes–20120303,0,5279532.story

Although we are not mentioned in this article, Make Wall Street Pay Illinois co-released a the report by Good Jobs First that is heavily cited in this article.

Fat Cat Tuesday Event

http://www.riverbender.com/news/details.cfm?id=23062#.T1D7O_EgcXu

CBS Rockford: LIVE at 6 P.M. Be sure to click on link on 3rd link

http://www.wifr.com/news/headlines/Quinn_Plan_Would_Shut_14_Facilities_139901753.html

Chicagoans Call on Quinn to Close Corporate Tax Loopholes

Progress Illinois:

http://progressillinois.com/quick-hits/content/2012/02/22/chicagoans-call-quinn-close-corporate-tax-loopholes

Activists in Illinois Push to Tip Scales in Favor of Civil Society

The Chicago Reporter:

http://www.chicagonow.com/chicago-muckrakers/2012/02/activists-in-illinois-push-to-tip-the-scales-in-favor-of-civil-society/

Number of the Week: 6,230

Progress Illinois:

http://progressillinois.com/quick-hits/content/2012/02/02/number-week-6230

Turning Point on Corporate Tax Breaks?

Progress Illinois:

http://progressillinois.com/quick-hits/content/2012/01/31/turning-point-corporate-tax-breaks

No 50-State Bank Settlement: January 23, 2012

Chicago Tribune:

http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-0124-mortgage-protest-20120124,0,4620859.story

MLK 2012: Occupy the Dream Celebration

Progress Illinois:

http://progressillinois.com/quick-hits/content/2012/01/16/occupy-chicago-religious-leaders-use-mlk-holiday-means-call-change

May 12: Statewide Day of Action:

Huffington Posthttp://www.huffingtonpost.com/george-goehl/illinois-taxpayers-demand_b_861662.html

Progress Illinoishttp://www.progressillinois.com/quick-hits/content/2011/05/11/illinois-group-takes-aim-big-banks

Peoria Journal Starhttp://www.pjstar.com/business/x1058163928/Protesters-More-regulation-for-banks-and-lenders

WJBC radio interview with Dawn Dannenbring and Chase homeowner, Virginia Holwellhttp://wjbc.com/illinois-peoples-action-calls-on-protest-against-chase-bank/

Full video of Chicago May 12 demonstration
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O-OobO_1i2g


Illinois People’s Action
(photos):
http://www.flickr.com/photos/ilpeoplesaction/sets/72157626706259096/

Other coverage:

WGN TV (video): http://www.wgntv.com/news/wgntv-cfo-protest-june14,0,1710839.story

WBEZ Radio (audio): http://www.wbez.org/story/mortgage-fraud-looms-large-ags-meeting-88167

CapitolFax.com, political blog: http://capitolfax.com/2011/06/16/over-100-companies-about-to-lose-tax-breaks-as-group-calls-for-crackdown-on-corporate-welfare/#comments

Illinois Times. online newspaper: http://www.illinoistimes.com/Springfield/article-8781-holding-wall-street-accountable-in-illinois.html

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