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The Republican Tax Reform Proposal: How it will impact you, me, and Society.
November 29, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Wednesday, November 29th
Highland Avenue Church of the Brethren
783 W. Highland Avenue
Elgin, IL 60123
Fox Valley Citizens for Peace & Justice, along with Northern Illinois Jobs with Justice Fox Valley Voices for Democracy and West Suburban, IL Democratic Socialists of America are sponsoring a public program about the current congressional tax reform proposals.
Our featured speaker will be Dr William Barclay, Economist
Dr William Barclay is a founding member of Democratic Socialists of America and of the Chicago Political Economy Group. He is on the steering committee for the Oak Park branch of the Chicago chapter of DSA. He helped found and serves on the executive committee of Northern Illinois Jobs with Justice.
Prior to retiring in 2004, he worked for 22 years in financial services, including more than a decade at the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), the world’s largest option market, and five years at the Chicago Stock Exchange. His areas of expertise were financial product creation, including development of derivative products, and business strategy planning. Currently he is an adjunct professor of Economics at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
The program is free. Light refreshments will be served.
There will be time for questions and discussion.