RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Mike Quigley

A collection of news and information related to Mike Quigley published by this site and its partners.

Top Mike Quigley Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Nix the Toni Tax. Then fix Cook County.

    Nix the Toni Tax. Then fix Cook County.
    For part of Wednesday afternoon, it looked like the Todd Stroger era was back — a terrible, tax-happy epoch at a Cook County government nicely designed for the 19th century. This time the County Board president advancing a 1 percent sales tax increase was Toni Preckwinkle, who ousted Stroger because angry voters refused to forget, or forgive, his 1 percent sales tax increase.
  • Reaction from across Illinois to gay marriage ruling

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry anywhere in the United States. Illinois has allowed gay marriages since last year after state lawmakers approved them in 2013. A look at reactions to the high court's...

    Most Illinois pols praise Supreme Court's ruling making gay marriage legal

    Most Illinois pols praise Supreme Court's ruling making gay marriage legal
    Several Illinois members of Congress were quick to herald the Supreme Court's decision on Friday making gay marriage legal in all 50 states. Criticism of the ruling was rare. Sen. Dick Durbin, the assistant Democratic leader in the Senate, sent out a...

    Sen. Dick Durbin should support trade authority

    Sen. Dick Durbin should support trade authority
    Barack Obama is the only Illinois Democrat ever to become president, and the party faithful are immensely proud of him. But as he has put his reputation on the line for one of the most significant efforts of his second term, most Illinois Democratic...

    Watch out for the Toni Tax

    Watch out for the Toni Tax
    Cook County Board President Toni Stroger ... Whoops, we meant Todd Preckwinkle ... Wait, let's try this again: Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle is weighing the idea of imposing a penny-on-the-dollar increase in the local sales tax to...