Monday, November 23, 2020

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...

Downstate Business Owners: $15 Minimum Wage Will Crush Us

State Capitol, February 11, 2019 -- Rob Karr, of the Illinois Retail Merchants Assn, is joined by business owners from...

Craft Beer Brewers Against Proposed Increased Beer Tax

State Capitol - Citing statistics that the Illinois beer brewers are already paying a higher price per gallon than neighboring states,...

Northwestern Researchers Take Unique Approach, looking Outside of cells for a...

By Anne Snabes, Medill School of Journalism Researchers at Northwestern University are using a biotechnology technique they developed for...

Illinois Retail Merchants Association on the Minimum Wage Bill, and “Right...

From the State Capitol:  We talk with Tanya Dawood, the Vice President and General Counsel for the Illinois Retail Merchants Association on the House...

Improving Illinois’ Business Environment

Illinois Manufacturers Assn President Greg Baise, goes One-on-One about the state of the Illinois economy, what Illinois manufacturers want the state to do to...

President Trump Trade Proclamation to Be Flexible in Applying Tariffs, and...

Washington -- President Trump is planning to apply tariffs on steel and aluminum at 25% on steel and 10% on aluminum. But the President...

Impact of Proposed Medicaid Cuts to Nursing Homes

Two members of the Nursing Home industry in Illinois, talk about Gov Rauner's proposal to cut the level of Medicaid compensation to nursing home...

Gov. Rauner Town Hall on Job Creation, State’s Economic Status.

Governor Rauner holds a town hall discussion on Illinois' economic standing, his plans for job creation, and his stances on the state budget impasse...

Gov Pritzker Signs Bill Creating Regulatory Framework for PBMs, to Lower...

August 26, 2019 - Working to rein in the rising costs of prescription drugs in Illinois, Governor JB Pritzker signed legislation that...