Sunday, February 17, 2019

Sen Dick Durbin’s Proposal to Keep Pharmaceutical Firms from Launching Sky-High...

Springfield - At the Center for Medical Innovation at Memorial Hospital, Sen Dick Durbin (D) proposed changes in the ability of pharmaceutical...

Illinois Agriculture’s Priority Issues

Springfield -- Former Illinois State Senator John Sullivan (D) holds his first press conference as the nominee to be the state's new...

Truckers, Fuel Taxes and Transportation Funding

From the State Capitol - As some in Illinois government now argue we need to increase the taxes on fuel, Don...

Why We May See an Increased Use of Illinois Coal

Springfield -- For some, coal is the environmental boogie man, damaging the air and the planet. It's frequently the target...

Gov. Pritzker Signs Executive Order Strengthening Workforce Training in Growing Industries

Based on a press release from the Governor's officeBelleville, Ill. —Standing with elected officials, educators and students at Southwestern Illinois Community College...

Capitol Insider: Trucking, Taxation and the New Pritzker Administration

In our Capitol Insights segment, we speak with Don Schaefer, Executive Vice President of the Midwest Truckers Association, on the health of...

Rep Skillicorn (R): Condemns Any Attempt to Increase the Fuel Tax

From the State Capitol - Rep Allen Skillicorn (R), holds a press conference prior to a rally, to voice the opposition to...

Advancing Illinois’ Transportation Infrastructure

From the City Club of Chicago: Illinois Transportation Sec Randy Blankenhorn discusses the many challenges yet facing the state's transportation systems, as the Rauner...

The Future Promise and Challenges of Illinois Manufacturing

Springfield - We go one-on-one with Illinois Manufacturing President Greg Baise, as he is about to leave his post that he's held since 1991....

BiPartisan Group of Lawmakers Urge Veto Override of Car Sharing Bill

From the State Capitol - Lawmakers from the House and Senate joined with members of the car rental industry to urge an override of...