After suffering a political defeat as Illinois “Fair Tax Amendment” was rejected by voters on Tuesday, Gov. J.B. Pritzker laid out some of the “painful” steps the state may have to take in order to move forward from that loss. Pritzker, a vocal and financial backer of the measure that would have allowed the state to institute higher tax...
With 98% of the precincts in, 55% of Illinois voters said no to the referendum and AP projected the proposal was rejected. NBC5’s Sandra Torres reports.