Earlville CUSD 9 in LaSalle County receives just $230 per student from the state to fund pensions for teachers and administrators, the lowest of all other districts, according to a Wirepoints analysis of Teacher Retirement System data.
Rondout SD 72 in Lake County receives $1,579 per student from the state to fund pensions for teachers and administrators, leading all other districts, according to a Wirepoints analysis of Teacher Retirement System data.
Union-Watson Multi Tax Assessment District, Lamotte-Montgomery Multi Tax Assessment District and Anderson-Aubrn-Darwn-Dolsn-Dougls #2 Multi Tax Assessment District top the list in Illinois with the lowest spending per capita in 2017, Illinois State Comptr
Dan Caulkins has a name for what he considers to be the harsh way House Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago) has dealt with Rep. Scott Drury (D-Highwood) and everyone else from his party who dares to stand up to him.
About 54,377 East Central Illinois residents – or about 32.5 percent of the region’s population – were on food stamp rolls in January 2017, according to an East Central Reporter analysis of 66 Illinois welfare offices