Saturday, September 23, 2017

Cook County President Toni Preckwinkle on Sugar Tax, Future Agenda

From the City Club of Chicago: Cook County Board President, Toni Preckwinkle talks about her controversial tax on sweetened beverages. She also discusses her...

The Fight to End Cook County’s Sweetened Drinks Tax

From Springfield: With the sweetened drink tax now in effect for nearly a month, and much confusion arising from its implementation, we talk with...

Forbes Article Shows Chicago Payroll Awash with $100,000+ City Salaries

In an article published in Forbes magazine, former Illinois gubernatorial candidate, Adam Andrzejewski,  has lifted the lid on the growth of high-income jobs that...

As Illinois Prepares for the TOTAL Solar Eclipse on August 21st,...

SPRINGFIELD – It's still weeks away, but around Illinois there's increased activity to prepare for the few moments when day becomes night, on August...

Gov. Rauner issues state Disaster Proclamation for Northwest Counties in the...

  from the Gov's office SPRINGFIELD, IL (July 24, 2017) – After unprecedented flooding in northwest Illinois, Gov. Bruce Rauner today issued a state disaster proclamation...

Skokie, Illinois’ Holocaust Museum Wins National Award for Service and Education

by Jacob Rogers, Medill News Servie WASHINGTON- The Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center was honored this week as one of ten institutions to receive a...

Funding Mass Transit in Chicago’s Metropolitan Area

From the State Capitol:  We talk with fmr Senator Kirk Dillard, who now heads the regional transportation agency, responsible for mass transit in Chicago...

Metra Breaks Ground on First New Station Added to the “Heritage...

Romeoville - Last week, Metra broke ground in Romeoville, IL, as construction began on the first new stop added to Metra's "Hertitage Corridor" line,...

How “1871” & Chicago are Leading a Transformation of Technology and...

From the City Club of Chicago: In one of the most interesting presentations we have ever published, Howard Tullman, who describes himself as "a...

Gov. Rauner Tours Tornado Damage in Naplate (3/1/17)

Naplate: The day after a tornado hit the town killing one man, and destroying a number of buildings, Gov Rauner and members of the...

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Mark Rhoads, Author of “Land of Lincoln:Thy Wondrous Story”

From the Pasfield House in Springfield: We talk with former Illinois State Senator Mark Rhoads about his book, "Land of Lincoln: Thy Wondrous Story"...

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