NPQ’s Week in Review


Good Morning! We hope you enjoyed the weekend. At NPQ, what moves you is what moves us. The Week in Review highlights what our readers nominate as their favorite content and what they share with us and the community in the form of tweets, comments, contributed articles, and newswires.

But first, take a look at what you might have missed last week in some of the major news stories covered in NPQ.

ILLINOIS REACHES NEW LEVELS OF DEADBEATITTUDE: Illinois seems to have a bad habit of making late payments on its contracts with nonprofits, but this time they’ve really taken it to a whole new level. The state of Illinois now has a total of $5 billion owed to nonprofits on 166,000 billings – and believe it or not this is considered a low estimate of what the actual total is.

IS OBAMA LAUNCHING CLASS WARFARE ON THE UPPER MIDDLE CLASS?: Joel Kotkin from Politico wrote a very opinionated