Vol. XVI No.3
Cover illustration: Larry Wilson is shown in front of East St. Louis City Hall. He is the point man for M.R. Beal, the management consultant hired by a governor's task force in its attempt to unravel the financial picture of the city. The photograph is by Eric Williams.
Channel One: Beware of hucksters bearing gifts
Charles N. Wheeler III _______ 8
The state of the State
Roller coaster ride for state funding of education
Michael D. Klemens _________ 10
Legalized gambling: predatory policy
Jack R. Van Der Slik _______ 30
Chicago's new local school councils: Will the central administration cooperate?
Richard Day _____________ 32
Reynolds and Eisendrath:
What chance against incumbents?
John Camper __________ 34
Planes, trains and automobiles . . .
Thomas E. Morris __________ 6
Letters __________________ 11
The beef with RTA: no service for taxes paid
Angie Watson ___________ 23
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