Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Illinois Retail Merchants Executive Director, on Killing the Sweetened Beverage Tax

Springfield: Rob Karr, of the Illinois Retail Merchants Assn., tells us how a combination of factors, citizen outrage, and lobbying, came together to counter...

Aiding Minority Entrepreneurs

FROM CHICAGO: Gov Bruce Rauner meets with, and promotes efforts to help new business startups within the minority community.  The Governor, Rep Kenny Duncan...

Rep. Davis on the Need to Rebuild Locks and Dams along...

From Springfield:  Rep Rodney Davis (R-13th) attended the Illinois State Fair, discussing agriculture policy on a congressional panel.  We talk with him on the...

Nurses Seek Limits on Number of Assigned Patients

State Capitol - The Illinois Nurses Assn, say they need the state to make it clear in the law that nurses...

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...

Retail Merchants Try to Stop the Effort to Raise Felony Level...

From Springfield:  Rob Karr of the Illinois Retail Merchants Association, explains the problems already faced by retail merchants in Illinois.  Mr Karr tells us...

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...

Our Promo is a Touch Dated, but not our Mission. As...

THE ILLINOIS CHANNEL'S 15 YEARS OLD! Can you believe it! We can't... But there is a 15-year anniversary celebration/Fundraiser in Springfield, on Tuesday, February 27 from...

Illinois State Fair: Celebrating Life in Illinois’ Rural Counties

From the State Fair, we talk with Bill Jennings & Richland County Fair Queen, Samantha Trout, as the Counties celebrate their day at the...

Catholic Bishops Condemn Proposed Abortion Bills

State Capitol, March 28, 2019 - Illinois Bishops from Springfield, Rockford, Joliet, and Archbishop Cupich of Chicago, hold a press conference...