Category Archives: Property Taxes

Lennie Jarratt Announces Formation of New Citizen Initiative, ‘For Our Children’s Future’

(Round Lake, IL – May 16, 2012) Lennie Jarratt announces the formation of a new citizen initiative focused on bringing fiscal sanity and sustainability to our local taxing bodies, especially our schools. This initiative will start by reaching out to … Continue reading

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Dear Ill. Teachers Unions: You Can’t HANDLE The Truth

-By Warner Todd Huston The teachers unions in Illinois are mad. They are unhappy that their scheme of having their personal, employee contributions to their own pensions paid by the taxpayer has been exposed. Echoing the Tom Cruise flick A … Continue reading

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Cook County Board of Review Update‏

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… What’s new at the Board of Review On April 24th the Board of Review closed its 2011 assessment appeal review year. This was the earliest closing in recent … Continue reading

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Patlak: A tap on your shoulder … from the Chicago Tribune‏

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… The Chicago Tribune has released “A tap on your shoulder … Final reminders on how you can start fixing a broke, broken state.” In this final reminder of … Continue reading

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Skullduggery: New Trier GOP committeeman Fired for Opposing ‘Liar’ Sean Morrison?

-By Warner Todd Huston There is a bit of skullduggery afoot in the Cook County GOP (I know, I know, that’s not really news). It appears that a GOP committeeman that was appointed to an open seat was summarily dismissed … Continue reading

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Patlak: Sean Morrison Abuses Legal Process for Political Gain

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… Cook County–Illinois Republican Chairman Pat Brady has already called on Sean Morrison to drop out of the race. With Morrison’s latest abuse of process, it is no wonder … Continue reading

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NBC News Bombshell: Whistleblower Claims ‘Shakedown’ by Incumbent BOR Commissioner Patlak

From the campaign for Morrison for Cook County Board of Review… Here is an important news update from the Cook County Board of Review race: NBC News Bombshell: Whistleblower Claims “Shakedown” by Incumbent BOR Commissioner Dan Patlak Cook County, IL … Continue reading

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Chicago Trib Says For Cook County Board Of Review: Dan Patlak

From the office of Cook County Board of Review Commissioner Dan Patlak… Today the Chicago Tribune endorsed Dan Patlak For Cook County Board of Review. In the endorsement they point to Dan’s experience and results: “Patlak’s deep experience before joining … Continue reading

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Race Between Patlak and Morrison, Taking Sides

-By Warner Todd Huston The race for the Republican seat on the Cook County Board of Review is white hot, or maybe brown as in the brown of mudslinging. Challenger candidate Sean Morrison hit the ground running with a slew … Continue reading

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Morrison Shames Patlak on Iraq, Latest Smear Campaign Lies

From the campaign for Morrison for Cook County Board of Review… Cook County, Illinois, February 23, 2012 – Republican businessman Sean Morrison is issuing a one-time response to the smear campaign of his opponent incumbent tax commissioner Dan Patlak. Morrison … Continue reading

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