Committee of region’s top executives comes out against Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s graduated-rate income tax amendment
Pritzker has noted that a 20% hike in the flat tax is an option, along with 15% across the board spending cuts, if voters reject the proposed amendment. At the same time, opponents have contended the amendment would open the state’s income tax to retirement income though Illinois does not tax retirement income and nothing in the amendment changes that law.chicagotribune.com
Here are some of the best places to go hiking in Michigan
Michigan is filled with lots of natural beauty which gives you the opportunity to hike and experience it all. Here are some of the best places to go hiking in the state:Stretching 1,250 miles by foot, Michigans Iron Belle Trail is one of the longest designated state trail in the U.S. when its completed. The 1,800-acre Negwegon State Park sits along the Lake Huron shore and offers natural beauty on your hike. The TART trails are known for your ability to over look and see the views of parts of Lake Michigan and Silver Lake. These are just to name a few, you can find a full list of places to hike around the state here.