Friday, December 14, 2018

One-on-One with IEA President Kathi Griffin

Springfield: We visit with Kathi Griffin, President of the Illinois Education Association. On the table, the upcoming Supreme Court decision of Janus v AFSCME,...

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...

AFSCME Rallies in the Capitol Against the Governor

State Capitol: State Comptroller Susana Mendoza (D) joins members of AFSCME who rallied against the policies of Gov Rauner, who they claim is unfair...

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...

Property Taxes Affecting Chicago Real Estate

Springfield:  Recently, the State Capitol was flooded with realtors around the state, to talk with state lawmakers about issues they say are damaging realestate values...

House Republicans Say JB Pritzker’s Progressive Tax Idea is Bad for...

State Capitol: House Republican Leader, Jim Durkin is joined by other Republican caucus members in condemning the effort by some on the Democratic Party...

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...

Cumbersome” Proposed Permitting Process to Hurt Farmers, Business

State Capitol -- Mark Denzler of the Illinois Manufacturers Association is joined with Bill Bodine of the Illinois Farm Bureau and others as they...

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...