The Daybook The main story we're pursuing right now is on the expected Illinois income tax-hike proposal. Governor Pat Quinn wants to push some rates up to close an estimated $11.5 billion budget deficit. What do YOU think about this?
- Sam Hudzik chatted with several former governors for their takes.
- Mike Rhee hit the streets to ask regular Chicagoans if they think it's a good idea.
- Mekea Williamson asked Dick Durbin and Mark Kirk about the plan.
- And we're chatting with several members of the Illinois General Assembly to gauge support in the Statehouse.