Sunday, August 18, 2019

Opposition to Proposed Property Tax on Chicago Area Businesses

We speak with Rob Karr of the IL Retail Merchants Assn., and Michael Mini of the Chicagoland Apartment Assn., about their opposition to the...

Gov Rauner Plans First Foreign Trade Mission In Effort to Attract...

CHICAGO (Sept. 6, 2017) – Gov. Bruce Rauner will be making an eight-day visit to Japan and China, marking the first international trade mission...

Gov Rauner Launches an Opioids Prevention Task Force

From Chicago: Gov Rauner is joined by doctors, healthcare providers, and a former addict, as he signs an Executive Order to launch an Opioid...

Protecting American Consumers from Tainted Alcohol

With stories out of Mexico of late, of tourists being poisoned by resorts serving homemade alcohol, we talk with Bob Myers of the Association...

IMA Seeks Legislative Cooperation in Improving Jobs Climate, Creating More Illinois...

State Capitol, March 19, 2019 - Mark Denzler, the new CEO of the Illinois Manufacturers' Association, met with reporters to point out...

Gov Rauner, Educators, and Trade Group Leaders, on the Need for...

From Springfield: Gov Rauner holds a meeting with educators and students, about the great paying jobs that are often available to those with a...

Critical Need to Rebuild Illinois’ Lock & Dams on the Illinois...

US House of Representatives Agriculture Cmte Chairman, Frank Lucas (R-OK) tours the Alton Lock and Dam on the Mississippi, with US Rep Rodney Davis...

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...

Governor Rauner Signs Legislation to Increase Convenience for Illinois Seniors

  SPRINGFIELD, August 13, 2018 — Gov. Bruce Rauner signed bills today to increase Illinois seniors’ access to high-speed internet and provide more convenience with...

ABC Political Analyst, Matthew Dowd’s Address to Illinois Business Leaders on...

From Springfield:  ABC News Political Analyst,  Matthew Dowd, gives a speech at Business Day for the annual meeting of the Illinois Manufacturers and Retail...