Monday, April 24, 2017

Regulating What’s Fair for Employers to Ask Applicants During Job Interviews

From the State Capitol:  We talk with Rep Anna Moeller (D) of Elgin, as she discusses her bill that would limit what employers could...

Gov Rauner Seeks Quick Passage of Public-Private Funded Toll Lane on...

McCook – Joined by Illinois Department of Transportation Secretary Randy Blankenhorn, House Republican Leader Jim Durkin and local officials, Gov Rauner urged the General Assembly...

Gov Rauner on Upgrading the State’s Cyber Security and Integrating Illinois’...

From Springfield: Gov Rauner and Dept of Illinois Technology Director, Hardik Bhatt talk about the progress they've made in updating the state's computer...

Opposition to Raising the Felony Threshold on Retail Theft

From the State Capitol:  Rob Karr, of the Illinois Retail Merchants Association, is joined by the Illinois Sheriffs' Association and Counsel to the Illinois...

Do Asphalt Sealants on Parking Lots and Driveways Pose a Health...

From the State Capitol:  A group of concerned citizens say the asphalt sealant commonly used on parking lots and driveways, poses a health risk...

Battle Over Raising Illinois’ Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour

From the State Capitol: Rep Mary Flowers (D) defended her proposal to have the Illinois minimum wage rise to $15/hour, and brought in several...

White House Press Briefing with HHS Sec Tom Price on Replacing...

https://youtu.be/kBMtLmwQe94 From the White House:   HHS Secretary, Dr Tom Price, talks with reporters on the problems within the Obamacare system, and what the administration...

Expanding Illinois’ Managed Care of Medicaid

From Chicago: Gov Rauner is joined by medical personnel and Director Felicia Norwood, of the Dept of Healthcare & Family Services, to announce an...

Should Non-Union Workers be Required to Pay Union Dues?

CHICAGO (March 1, 2017) – Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit will hear oral arguments in Janus v. AFSCME, a...

President Trump Makes Remarks at the Unveiling of the New Boeing...

From North Charleston, SC - President Trump address Boeing factory workers and talks about his administration's goals to advance the US economy and grow...