“Thanks, Madison County!”

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Taxpayers spent more than $20 million to help fund Madison County courts in 2013.7

In addition, Illinois taxpayers spent $3.8 million in Madison County judges’ salaries, and $2.2 million in pensions for retired Madison County judges.8 At the same time, the county’s property tax levies that help fund the courts have steadily increased.

Bottom line: Your hard-earned tax dollars are going to fund the nation’s biggest asbestos lawsuit factory —
Madison County Courts.

Tell your judges to stop spending your tax dollars on out-of-state cases.

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