Sunday, December 4, 2022

Gov Rauner on Attracting & Developing New Businesses

Gov Rauner announces an Executive Order that will have the state working with a new nonprofit to attract more business to Illinois. The Governor...

Gov Pat Quinn (D) Discusses his Policy Positions

From a candidates forum organized by the Illinois Farm Bureau, Gov Pat Quinn talks about his record and what issues he would like to...

Effort to Amend the Constitution to Allow for Higher Taxes on...

Rep Christian Mitchell (D) testifies in favor of a proposed Constitutional Amendment, that could appear on the November ballot. If approved by the voters,...

Black WWII Veteran Honored for His Service, in Washington via Honor...

Reported by Kimberly Jin and Apoorva Mittal, Medill News Service Washington, DC - In World War II, William...

Uber Driving Service in Chicago, Potential Regulations Against Company

We talk to Chris Taylor, the general manager of Uber Technologies in Chicago, about the services provided by the ride sharing business, and legislation...

Howard Tullman, CEO of Business Incubator “1871” on Growing Businesses

FROM CHICAGO: We go One-on-One with Entrepreneur Howard Tullman, CEO of the business incubator "1871."  We hear how 1871 is leading the way helping a...

Cook County Commissioners Vote to Repeal Sweetened Beverage Tax.

UPDATE, Weds - Cook County Commissioners voted 15-2, to repeal the Sweetened Beverage tax, to take effect December 1. Chicago, Tuesday -- The Finance Committee...

Redeveloping Cairo Illinois as a Major River Port

Cairo, IL August 4, 2020 - It may well be the poorest community in all of Illinois, with scores of abandoned buildings...

Illinois YMCA Youth and Government to Mark Its 69th Annual General...

Springfield - For decades, it's been a way of making the lessons on the workings of state government both understandable, educational and fun. That...

Illinois Report on Pregnancy and Deaths Shows Disturbing Findings

Chicago -- First Lady Diana Rauner and the Head of the Illinois Dept of Public Health, release the results of the first study of...