Wednesday, July 8, 2020

$15 an Hour Minimum Wage Law, Pritzker’s Fait Accompli !

From the Governor's Mansion in Springfield, February 19, 2019 - Surrounded by supporters in the legislature, and members of SEIU who...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Will the Coronavirus Crisis Force a Financial Collapse in Illinois?

April 8, 2020 -- Illinois' state finances were in critical care long before the CoronaVirus forced the economic shutdown. But the bills...

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...

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...

IDPH Reports the Death Of An Individual Who Used Synthetic Cannabinoids

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting the death of an individual who experienced severe bleeding and reported using synthetic...

Gov. Pritzker Announces Income Tax Filing Extension, More Than $90 Million...

Chicago, March 25, 2020 - Governor JB Pritzker announced a three-month extension of the income tax filing deadline and several new programs...