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Pants on Fire!

There's good reason why Vin Diesel's adoration of Rockford, Ill., sounds too good to be true.

Mostly False

A Chicago alderman misses the mark comparing Donald Trump’s deportation policy to Hitler’s.

Pants on Fire!

Billions short of balanced


This may be the only thing not disputed about Illinois, Indiana workers' comp

Mostly True

Tax burden high in Illinois, but not quite this high


Road amendment group's no-new-tax claim crashes