Election Day brought a ray of hope to weary taxpayers in tiny Kenilworth, IL as they defeated the campaign for Home Rule powers for their village. Home Rule, which they would have found offers the opportunity to enact almost any new local tax on almost anything in the village, was promoted by progressive local politicians who expected residents to remain ignorant of the harmful outcomes. Luckily, there was enough pushback to bring the idea down, at least for the present. Read more via Illinois Policy Institute, here.

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