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Fed Hikes Rates in December, More Coming?

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What happened and what it means for business On December 14, 2016, the US Federal Reserve met and decided to raise interest rates 25 basis points. The target overnight Fed Funds rate was raised from 0.25%-0.50%

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Illinois Budget Agreement: a first step down a long road?

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As the final days of the Illinois general assembly came to a close, state representatives resolved to fund state programs through the end of the calendar year.  The budget will allow Illinois schools to open

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Illinois Budget Update

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Since June 2015, the state of Illinois has operated without a budget.  Illinois is the lowest rated state in the nation and its bonds pay +2.5% interest rate points above the average AAA rated municipal

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Republican Primary: Where it stands and who stands to win

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As the primary calendar shortens with each passing week, the Republican race for the White House sharpens its focus to three candidates:  Donald Trump, Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio.  The raucous and ugly debates have

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