Vincent Caruso

Vincent is a writer for the Illinois Policy Institute. In this role, he produces, edits and provides research assistance for written content covering state and local issues such as budget and tax policy, overregulation, criminal justice reform and more. Prior to joining Illinois Policy, he worked as a freelance writer and editor covering a range of subjects including politics, architecture, music and technology. His work has been featured in Reason Magazine, the Daily Beast, Diffuser.fm and Design Bureau, among others.

Recent blog posts by this author

Near-Bankrupt Illinois Aims to Deflate ‘Golden Parachute’ Payouts for Public Officials

In Illinois, neither scandal nor misconduct have sufficed to keep some government officials from receiving lavish severance payouts. One proposal in the General Assembly, however, aims to relieve taxpayers of this obligation. Senate Bill 3604,...