Gov. Bruce Rauner has come under fire for a budget that Democrats call “reckless and unbalanced” and includes cuts to universities and social services. So how do you know what’s real, and what’s a negotiating tactic?
WBEZ and Catalyst Chicago bring a first-ever analysis of graduation rates for every public high school in the city. Half of all high schools hold on to less than 50 percent of the students who walk through the doors as freshmen.