referendum http://northernpublicradio.org en Right To Vote For Term Limits This Fall Gets Expedited Appeal http://northernpublicradio.org/post/right-vote-term-limits-fall-gets-expedited-appeal <p>The question of term limits will get its day in court, in time for this fall’s election. An Illinois appellate court agreed to hear an expedited appeal from supporters of a term limits referendum, led by Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner.</p><p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:28:16 +0000 Susan Stephens & Tony Arnold 50992 at http://northernpublicradio.org Right To Vote For Term Limits This Fall Gets Expedited Appeal Quinn Signs Minimum Wage Ballot Question http://northernpublicradio.org/post/quinn-signs-minimum-wage-ballot-question <p></p><p>Voters will get to weigh in on whether Illinois should raise its minimum wage for adults to $10 an hour. Governor Pat Quinn approved the ballot question Sunday. And he wasted no time campaigning on the issue. Mon, 23 Jun 2014 15:07:02 +0000 Brian Mackey 49507 at http://northernpublicradio.org Quinn Signs Minimum Wage Ballot Question School Referendum Results Mixed http://northernpublicradio.org/post/school-referendum-results-mixed <p></p><p>Voters in several northern Illinois counties were asked to approve sales-tax hikes on Tuesday. The ballot initiatives aimed to bring in more revenue for school districts in need of facility upgrades. Wed, 10 Apr 2013 06:47:04 +0000 Mike Moen 28112 at http://northernpublicradio.org School Referendum Results Mixed Tax question awaits Boone County voters http://northernpublicradio.org/post/tax-question-awaits-boone-county-voters <p>Boone County <a href="http://www.wifr.com/home/headlines/District_100_Passes_1_Sales_Tax_Referendum_162680256.html" target="_blank">voters will decide </a>this fall on a proposed 1% sales tax increase. The Belvidere school board has approved placing the referendum on the ballot. Wed, 18 Jul 2012 11:52:31 +0000 Jenna Dooley 15129 at http://northernpublicradio.org Tax question awaits Boone County voters