Sunday, November 29, 2020

Chicago Fed President Charles Evans on economic recovery: Two more years...

By Jeff Berkowitz,Chicago Bureau Chief, Illinois ChannelAugust 3, 2020Chicago Fed President Evans: Two years until full U. S. Economic Recovery

New Emphasis on Masks and Limits on Gatherings As Virus Cases...

August 7, 2020 -- Governor JB Pritzker announced that the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) will file emergency rules for...

Does the “CARES Act” Present a Funding Threat to Higher Education?

By Danyella Wilder, Amy Sokolow, Yun Hao July 24, 2020 - For-profit colleges accounted for...

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...