Monday, October 21, 2019

Illinois Public Pension Fund Panel

From Peoria:  A panel discussion on the proposals to change the pensions of those in the public sector.   Are 401-k plans an viable...

Chicago Police Board President, Lori Lightfoot, on Rebuilding Trust with Minority...

From the City Club of Chicago:  In a climate of high tensions between Chicago police and minority neighborhoods in the wake of publicized police...

New Law Would Stop “OffShoring” Payroll Practices in State Government

  SPRINGFIELD, July 31, 2018 – Sen Andy Manar says a plan to bar the practice of concealing, or “offshoring,” governors’ payroll costs within state...

Sen Karen McConnaughay (R) on the Legislature’s Flawed Sexual Abuse Ethics...

State Capitol: Sen Karen McConnaughay speaks with reporters about the way that the Legislative Ethics Commission controls what is investigated, and what is swept...

State Sen Chapin Rose (R) at the GOP National Convention on...

From Cleveland:  We speak with Sen Chapin Rose on the floor of the convention hall, and get his thoughts on the nomination of Donald...

US Senate Candidate, Rep Tammy Duckworth (D) on What She Would...

From the City Club of Chicago:   US Rep Tammy Duckworth shares her policy positions, and what she would look to achieve if she...

State Rep Brian Stewart (R) to Run for Senate to Replace...

Rockford -- State Representative Brian Stewart will join the list of Republican House members who are not seeking re-election to the House, but in...
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Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart, On Fixing the Process of Incarceration,...

From the City Club of Chicago -- Sheriff Tom Dart, shares his experiences of running one of the largest jails in the nation, and...

Rep Fred Crespo (D) on the State’s Stop-Gap Spending Bill

From the State Capitol:  Just after the House passed the Stop-Gap spending bill that will fund K-12 Education for the full year, and state...

Gov Rauner Accuses Speaker Madigan of Seeking a Crisis

From the State Capitol:  Gov Rauner, Sen Jason Barrickman, and Rep Ron Sandack, talk to the press on what was supposed to have been...