Friday, July 10, 2020

Attorney-General Jeff Sessions Resigns at President Trump’s Request

Washington November 7, 2018-- a day after the mid-term elections, Attorney-General Jeff Sessions offered his resignation at the request of President Trump. This was not...

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...

Gov Pritzker Argues Illinois is on the Path to a Better...

As the end of his first year in office draws to a close, Gov JB Pritzker spoke to the annual Judges...

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...

Campaign 2020: The Politics, Strategies, and Issues Previewed

As the political parties gathered in the off-year at the 2019 State Fair, the would-be candidates and office holders set the...

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...

Comptroller Mendoza (D): We’re No Longer Going to Collect Red-Light Fines...

The Illinois Comptroller Susana Mendoza (D), says her office will no longer cooperate in collecting fines from those citizens who...

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"...

Mayor Lightfoot: “There’s a New Reality with New Standards”

We review the major stories of the week, with Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot announcing she's firing Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson in...

The Budget Battle & Small Business

From Chicago: Rep Lou Lang (D) and NFIB head, Kim Maisch, discuss the on-going budget battle between Gov Rauner and legislative leaders -- and what...