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Oct 31, 2018 12:01 PM

OpenTheBooks – Congressional Transparency Scorecard | American Transparency
Oct 31, 2018 05:30 AM

Las Vegas Review-Journal Editorial: Donald Trump Should Get Serious About Attacking Profligate Federal Spending

President Donald Trump last year announced a “war on waste” in the federal government. But unlike most of the president’s pronouncements, this one didn’t receive much attention. Mr. Trump would be wise to re-emphasize his commitment to the cause and make his war on irresponsible spending a top priority.​
Oct 26, 2018 05:30 AM

Forbes: Illinois $100,000 Club: 94,000 Six-Figure Public Employees and Retirees Cost Taxpayers $12B

Let us introduce you to the Illinois $100,000 Club that cost taxpayers $12 billion. It's comprised of 93,798 public employees and retirees who earned a new “minimum wage” of $100,000 or more.
Oct 25, 2018 08:00 AM

Subscriber Special: Supporting the War on Federal Waste

"Eliminating waste takes an extraordinary force of will. Targeting agencies demonstrates the president's willingness to lead by example."
Oct 24, 2018 05:30 PM

The Hill: President Trump's War on Federal Waste

Recently, President Donald Trump declared war on federal waste. The president pledged to cut spending and asked his agency heads to cut five percent of their budgets. It’s a great first step and an achievable goal.
Oct 18, 2018 08:00 AM

Subscriber Special: President Trump's War on Waste

"We're going to cut spending, absolutely. It's not as tough as you think, there's a lot of fat in there." - President Donald Trump (10-17-2018)
Oct 17, 2018 05:30 PM

Forbes: 30,000 Six-Figure Illinois Educators Cost Taxpayers $3.7 Billion

We mapped the exclusive club of 30,000 Illinois educators with either salaries or pension payouts greater than $100,000 costing taxpayers $3.7 billion annually.
Oct 17, 2018 05:01 PM

Fox 32 Chicago: Controversy Surrounds Pay of Ford Heights School Superintendent

We have a new special report in our investigation of the super-sized salaries of school administrators.​
Oct 16, 2018 05:01 PM

Fox 32 Chicago: Superintendent for tiny Illinois school district receives nearly $206k per year

A tiny suburban school has about 100 students, but the superintendent is pulling in a salary of more than $200,000.
Oct 15, 2018 09:01 PM

Chicago Tribune: Slowick - A South Suburban Superintendent is Set to Retire at Age 56 with a $762K Payout. Angry? Get Informed and Vote.

A Chicago TV news crew dropped by a Calumet City School District 155 board meeting last week for a story about retiring Superintendent Troy Paraday’s compensation.
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