Press Release
December 12, 2011

Statement from Mayor Emanuel on the Illinois House Passage of Tax Reform Legislation

Mayor's Press Office    312.744.3334

“I applaud the Illinois House for passing vital tax reform to protect thousands of jobs and to keep the Chicago Mercantile Exchange and the Chicago Board of Trade here in their native city. By making Illinois more economically competitive, this legislation, passed with bipartisan support, protects the jobs of today and invests in the jobs of the future.”