Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Lawmakers Try Again to make “Tobacco 21” Illinois Law

State Capitol, February 5, 2019 - It was passed before but vetoed by then Gov Rauner. Now the American Lung Association...

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 Report on Pregnancy and Deaths Shows Disturbing Findings

Chicago -- First Lady Diana Rauner and the Head of the Illinois Dept of Public Health, release the results of the first study of...

Sen Durbin at City Club of Chicago Announces New HEAL Program...

From the City Club of Chicago - Sen Durbin on Monday, October 1, announced a new initiative with Chicago based hospitals, to engage in...

JB Pritzker Says Funding Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatments Is...

From the City Club of Chicago -- JB Pritzker the Democratic nominee for Governor, reveals the struggles his mother went through as an alcoholic...

Paris, IL: Horizon Health’s Expansion Aids Paris’ Business Expansion

From Paris, Illinois -- It's a small city located on the Eastern edge of Illinois. Yet despite being so close to Indiana -- a...

President Trump Announces a New Initiative to Lower Pharmaceutical Prices

Washington May 11, 2018 - The Trump administration today rolled out a major new initiative in an effort to lower the cost of pharmaceutical drugs. The...

House Debate on HB-274, Regarding Birth Control for Young Women

State Capitol (April 27, 2018) Rep Michele Mussman (D) on April 27 sponsored HB-274, which sought to have Pharmacists allowed to fill birth control...

Atty General Lisa Madigan (D): Improve Healthcare for Sexual Assault Victims

Chicago - Attorney General Lisa Madigan urges the Illinois General Assembly to pass legislation that will help improve medical care for survivors of sexual...

Sec of State Jesse White Urges High Schoolers to Sign Up...

From Chicago: Sec of State Jesse White is joined by high school students as he works to raise awareness of the need for more...