Let Income Tax Increase Expire - Illinois House Republican Leader Jim Durkin

Let Income Tax Increase Expire

In a lame duck session in 2011, the Democrat-controlled legislature imposed a 67% income tax increase on every working person in the state of Illinois. They promised it was temporary and set it to rollback on January 1, 2015. Now they want to make that tax increase permanent.

We don't think it's right. If you agree, please add your name to the petition below and take the added step of sharing it with your friends.

Let's make them keep their promise.

 

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3795 reactions

  • Robby Saadeh
    signed 2014-05-19 10:09:33 -0500
  • Peter Minus
    signed via 2014-05-19 10:08:49 -0500
  • bill assimakopoulos
    signed via 2014-05-19 09:35:39 -0500
  • jim bedgood
    signed 2014-05-19 09:10:14 -0500
  • Rich DeLazzer
    signed 2014-05-19 08:58:36 -0500
  • Rosemarie Panico
    signed via 2014-05-19 08:48:12 -0500
  • Rona Krueger
    signed 2014-05-19 08:45:09 -0500
    The tax should expire as promised.
  • Cuono Panico
    signed via 2014-05-19 08:27:30 -0500
    Stop government waste and corruption in Illinois! It is absolutely killing us. I would be shocked if we would not end up with a budget surplus if we managed our State government anything like a business. We are fed up with corruption, abuse of power, waste, and greed by politicians who probably could never match their incomes and benefits in the private sector. It is no wonder that most of them don’t support term limits.
  • Brian Lund
    signed via 2014-05-19 08:24:10 -0500
  • Beverly Bonner
    signed via 2014-05-19 08:21:05 -0500
  • Margaret Strenk
    signed 2014-05-19 08:16:44 -0500
  • Raymond Parenti
    signed 2014-05-19 08:02:08 -0500
  • Stephen Owens
    signed 2014-05-19 08:00:18 -0500
  • Stacey Richardson
    signed via 2014-05-19 07:57:01 -0500
  • Glenda Armstrong
    signed 2014-05-19 07:43:11 -0500
  • Kevin Olson
    signed 2014-05-19 07:05:41 -0500
  • Thomas Whitty
    signed 2014-05-19 06:56:42 -0500
    Give my money back
  • Don Eliasek
    signed via 2014-05-19 06:54:53 -0500
  • Kristin Davis
    signed via 2014-05-19 06:50:40 -0500
  • Carl Brauneis
    signed 2014-05-19 06:23:00 -0500
    The State income tax was TEMPORARY. Look up the meaning of the word. Try keeping your promise!
  • Sharon Larson
    signed 2014-05-18 23:26:36 -0500
    Keep up the good work!
  • rodger gossett
    signed 2014-05-18 23:19:59 -0500
  • Christopher Scranton
    signed 2014-05-18 22:16:23 -0500
  • Ken Jones
    signed 2014-05-18 21:44:16 -0500
    People are leaving Illinois more than any state And I can’t wait to join them Illinois politicians are a joke
  • Robert Weber
    signed 2014-05-18 21:41:21 -0500
    Democrats need to say what they do and do as they say. Should the temporary tax hikes not expire, then they lied to the people of Illinois.
  • Marguerite McDermed
    signed 2014-05-18 21:28:07 -0500
  • Patricia Kenny
    signed 2014-05-18 21:10:12 -0500
  • Lawrence Klinger
    signed 2014-05-18 21:06:13 -0500
  • Kent Munro
    signed 2014-05-18 21:05:08 -0500
  • James Valastro
    signed 2014-05-18 19:54:29 -0500
    Enough with increasing the taxes! Ii’s get to the point where I can’t afford to live in Illinois any more.