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Breaking… Federal Subpoenas at College of DuPage

“Reform at College of DuPage is just a beginning…” Daily Herald | April 16, 2015 Read my editorial please click […]


Champaign News-Gazette: Every Dime Online & the College of DuPage Controversy

Jim Dey: Website wants every tax dime online Thu, 07/10/2014 – 7:00am | Jim Dey Most East Central Illinois residents […]


Subscriber Email: Our 2013 National Media Coverage

The Wall Street Journal, Fox News Channel, National Review, American Spectator, John Stossel’s Special- Innovation Nation… Download Open The Books 2013 National […]


This Story Has A Lot of Legs- Illinois Management Information System (MMIS Upgrade)- Subscriber Email

“There is no limit to the amount of good you can do if you don’t care who gets the credit.” […]


Champaign News-Gazette: Director’s Big raises Sweeten his Pension by Jim Dey (after exposure in our Big Dogs Report)

Editor’s Note:  Following up our “Big Dogs Report” 2013, Jim Dey, columnist at Champaign News-Gazette, uses our Open The Books […]


THE 2013 BIG DOGS REPORT- IL MUNICIPAL SALARIES

Now, that’s a Top Cop! Interim Police Chief in Schaumburg $68,900 per month Daily Herald, April 8, 2013 Click here […]


Our Biggest Day Ever

#3 in “The App” Store  Open The Books App May 29, 2013 Yesterday, The Wall Street Journal published our opinion […]


The Wall Street Journal Opinion Editorial, Track Government Spending With Your Phone

Track Government Spending With Your Phone A new app allows taxpayers to search spending by ZIP code. The Wall Street […]


Taxes for Taxi’s- who’s driving your kids?

WHO’S DRIVING THE KIDS? 1 in 10 taxi cab drivers in 47 school districts —  arrested or convicted of such […]


Where Big Government Hides, Subscriber Email April 15, 2013

“…to release the records requested would take an extremely time consuming effort … three days.” Comptroller Topinka- Attorney General Lisa […]


Listen to Adam Andrzejewski’s interview on the “Open The Books” Federal Checkbook with Robert Rees on Cities 92.9

For the Good of Illinois CEO & “Open The Books” Founder Adam Andrzejewski joined Robert Rees on Cities 92.9 in […]


American Spectator, “New Phone App Tracks Government Waste”

  Read the original story here. By Teresa Mull Federal spending seems more outrageous when it hits close to home, and […]


Opening the Federal Checkbook- Every Dime. Online.

Isn’t it time you got to see it all? Every dime of United States Government spending from 2000-2011… ON THURSDAY, […]


Federal Spending Exposed, 12 Years of United States Government Spending- Subscriber Email

“This may be the smartest thing smart phones have produced yet.” Teresa Mull, American Spectator  Click to read post Download […]


Forcing Open The State Checkbook- Details of our Lawsuit Complaint

“The Comptroller refused to show citizens the state checkbook and the Attorney General refused to do anything about it.” For […]