Dodge suggests combining comptroller, treasurer’s offices to reduce spending

From the Prairie State Wire:
Jim Dodge traces Illinois’ spiraling property tax crisis all the way back to the days of the Great Recession.

“The state never really recovered from that period of free-fall,” Dodge told the Prairie State Wire. “In Chicago, home prices have recovered slower than just about anywhere else. That has everything to do with the state not growing like it should and with Springfield not operating as it should.”

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