Thursday, October 22, 2020

Speaker Madigan Implicated as CommonWealth Edison Agrees to Pay $200 Million...

July 17, 2020 - After many months of a smoldering investigation that's already led to the sudden retirement of Anne Pramaggiore, a...

President Trump Signs an Executive Order to Hire Federal Employees Based...

President Trump holds up the executive order instating “skills-first” hiring practices over degree-based hiring. By Amy Sokolow, Medill News...

Gov. Pritzker Announces All Regions Have Met Health Metrics to Move...

  State Expands Testing with New Mobile Testing Teams, Launches County Level Risk Assessment Tool Ahead of Phase 4

Pres Trump Signs Exec Order on Police Deescalation Training, Improving Professionalism

The White House, June 16, 2020 - In the wake of on-going demonstrations around the nation against police tactics following the death...

Fmr Rep Roger Eddy (R): On the Blagojevich Impeachment, Speaker Madigan,...

June 11, 2020 -- He's been a school teacher, a superintendent, state lawmaker, and President of the Illinois Association of School Boards....

PresidentTrump Calls for “Overwhelming” Law Enforcement to Protect Lives & Property

June 1, 2020 -- From the Rose Garden, President Trump called what happened around the nation last night -- the rioting and...

Gov Pritzker Activates National Guard, Issues Disaster Proclamation to Quell Riots...

Springfield, IL – Governor JB Pritzker today signed a disaster proclamation for nine counties in Illinois to expedite the use of state...

Northwestern Researchers Take Unique Approach, looking Outside of cells for a...

By Anne Snabes, Medill School of Journalism Researchers at Northwestern University are using a biotechnology technique they developed for...

In Covid-Shortened Legislative Session, $42.6 Billion Budget Glued Together

May 24, 2020 -- In perhaps the weirdest legislative session in the history of Illinois, the Governor holds his "End of Session"...

Gov Relaxes Restrictions in Phase 3 of his Reopening Plan, Withdraws...

State Capitol, May 20, 2020: With the Governor and legislature back in Springfield to work on passing a budget, and possibly a...