Monday, September 23, 2019

Gov and Democratic Lawmakers Remark Following $15 Minimum Wage Passage in...

Governor's Office, February 7, 2019 -- Gov Pritzker is joined by Senate and House members in his office, following the Illinois...

Lawmakers on Marijuana’s Rules, Regs, Taxes, & Business Opportunities

State Capitol - Illinois looks to launch a brand new industry -- by legalizing recreational use of marijuana. It is a...

One on One with Rob Karr, President of the Illinois Retail...

From Springfield:  With many policy proposals being debated by legislative candidates, from raising the minimum wage, to raising taxes, we talk with Rob Karr,...

Sen Dick Durbin’s Proposal to Keep Pharmaceutical Firms from Launching Sky-High...

Springfield - At the Center for Medical Innovation at Memorial Hospital, Sen Dick Durbin (D) proposed changes in the ability of pharmaceutical...

Gov Rauner on the Veto Session, and Improving Illinois’ Economy

From Springfield:  Gov Rauner talks about small business being the back-bone of the economy, and the need to lift the regulatory and tax burdens...

Farmers Fear Fed EPA’s Proposed New Regulations on Waterways

We sit down with  Garry Niemeyer, the past President of the National Corn Growers Association, and ask him about why he and other farmers...

Some Democratic US House Members Want Higher Insurance Mandates on Truckers

  By Kimberly Jin, Medill News on assignment to the Illinois Channel WASHINGTON DC – Kate...

From Immigrant, to Model, to Chicago Fashion Designer: Sylwia Wilczynska

Inside Small Business: Like many before her, she came to America without knowing the language but looking to start a new...

Gov. Pritzker Signs Bill to Allow Those with a Criminal Record...

Press release from the Governor's Office, July 31, 2019 Chicago – Governor JB Pritzker signed a...

Austan Goolsbee: Former Economic Adviser to President Obama

Austan Goolsbee, Professor of Economics at the Booth School of Business and former economic adviser to President Obama, talks with our contributing correspondent Jeff...