Archive for May, 2015

18
May

May 18, 2015 show Bob speaks with William Godwin of One Chance Illinois, a coalition of organizations (Including the Catholic Conference of Illinois) advocating the Illinois Kids Campaign, an initiative seeking to improve education in the state. The initiative would allow an income tax credit for corporations and individuals making donations to foundations that grant scholarships to low- and middle-income students to attend private and Catholic schools. It also would increase the individual education expense tax credit from $500 ...

06
May

As the legislative session reaches into May, the action starts to heat up. So does our campaign for school choice called "Invest in Kids." This initiative will allow corporations and individuals to get a state income tax credit for donations made to foundtions that grant scholarships to low-income students to attend private and Catholic schools. PLUS, it also increases the income tax credit individuals get for education expenses from $500 ...