Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Politicians, Business and Union Leaders on Gov. Rauner’s State of the...

We hear from Democrats and Republicans, along with business and union leaders, as they give their reactions to Governor Rauner's State of the State...

Governor Rauner’s State of the State Address

Governor Rauner delivers his first State of the State address from Springfield.

GOP Minority Leaders React to Gov. Rauner’s State of the State...

House Minority Leader Jim Durkin and Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno react to Governor Rauner's State of the State Address.

House Speaker Madigan Reacts to Governor Rauner’s State of the State...

House Speaker Michael Madigan addresses the press, reacting to Governor Bruce Rauner's State of the State Address.

Sen. Manar Press Conference on SB1 Which Would Reform State Education...

Senator Andy Manar discusses the provision of SB1, an updated version of SB16, which would change the state's education funding formula among other reforms.

Update on High Speed Rail, Minority Hiring for Project.

State Senator Andy Manar gives an update on the progress of the state creating a high speed rail from Chicago to St. Louis. Sen....

Sen. Andy Manar on Education Funding and the State Budget

Sen. Andy Manar responds to whether education funding must be cut in order to help get control of the state budget. He also discusses...

Expectations for 99th State Legislature with Representatives Dwight Kay and Jack...

We talk to Rep. Dwight Kay, and later Rep. Jack Franks, about their expectations for the 99th State Legislature and how having a Republican...

The Dangers of Expanding Sales of Fireworks

From the State Capitol - Doctors and emergency workers talk against a proposal that would expand the type of fireworks that can be sold...

Improving Civic Engagement, Knowledge Among Illinois Public

David Hiller, CEO of the Robert R. McCormick Foundation, gives an address at the City Club of Chicago on ways the state, non-profits, and...