Vol. XVI No.6
Cover illustration: Photographer Terry Farmer captured Paula Wolff in her Springfield office at the Capitol. Wolff, with Gov. James R. Thompson since the beginning of his administration, is the governor's policy and program director.
Tax Accountability Amendment
Charles N. Wheeler III _______ 6
The state of the State
Thompson and legislators caught in mid-innings budget deadlock
Michael D. Klemens _________ 8
Poverty: the common problem of children in trouble
Malcolm Bush ___________ 38
Modern-day campaign tactics put Phelan on top in Cook County
Richard Day and John Ross ____ 40
Daley 'the boss' to Daley 'the manager'
Paul M. Green ___________ 42
Margaret S. Knoepfle ________ 5
Letters __________________ 10
'McDome': Can it find quid pro quo?
Michael D. Klemens _________ 30
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