This year, amidst a respiratory health pandemic and urgent calls for racial justice, we have seen the importance of government agencies charged with combating threats to our health and lifting up communities that have been harmed most by pollution, economic inequality, and racism. We’ve also seen how our broken tax system has badly eroded the ability of these agencies to meet their mission to protect us. Illinois voters this fall will have the opportunity to cast their vote for a fairer tax system. Join to learn more about the Fair Tax amendment and why environmentalists should join the fight.
Kady McFadden, Deputy Director of the Illinois Chapter of the Sierra Club