Democrats promote Pritzker’s progressive income tax plan

Capitol News

ILLINOIS (WCIA) — Top Democratic budget negotiators from the House and Senate argued in favor of Governor J.B. Pritzker’s progressive income tax plan during a Thursday press conference. 

Senator Don Harmon, an Oak Park Democrat who has long supported fundamental changes to the state’s flat income tax structure, joined Capitol Connection to explain why he believes the plan would benefit downstate counties. 

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