By Illinois News Network | | Nov 05, 2015 4:10 PM | 11
A battle between Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislative Democrats is shaping up as House Democrats attempt to undo cuts made by Rauner to a state child care assistance program.
By Illinois News Network | | Nov 04, 2015 9:59 AM | 23
If Illinois doesn’t get funds flowing to local public health departments the outcomes are dangerously unpredictable.
By Illinois News Network | | Nov 03, 2015 3:14 PM
Three insurance companies are suing state Treasurer Michael Frerichs over his request to audit their records to make sure death benefits have been paid out.
By Illinois News Network | | Oct 29, 2015 10:28 AM | 9
Government groups are urging the governor and four legislative leaders to work together toward an inclusive, bipartisan agenda for a potential Nov. 18 public meeting.
By Jack McHugh | | Oct 28, 2015 2:04 PM
Both the Michigan House and Senate have included a provision in their competing road funding proposals to cut the state income tax in 2019.
By Illinois News Network | | Oct 28, 2015 10:05 AM | 12
An Illinois lawmaker wants to continue to allow people to put their money toward online fantasy sports contests if they wish, but he says pay-to-play fantasy sports need oversight.
By Illinois News Network | | Oct 27, 2015 10:08 AM | 9
As Illinois heads for its fifth month without a budget, the governor and at least three of the four legislative leaders appear set for a public meeting, perhaps Nov. 18.
By Illinois News Network | | Oct 23, 2015 1:16 PM | 21
Moody’s Investor Services on Thursday downgraded its ratings on Illinois bonds.
By Illinois News Network | | Oct 20, 2015 5:30 PM
Representatives of the Illinois State Board of Education were a no-show at a House hearing on Tuesday regarding the compensation package for the state’s new schools superintendent, Tony Smith.
By Illinois News Network | | Oct 20, 2015 5:27 PM
State Rep. Frank Mautino will be Illinois’ next auditor general.