Saturday, May 15, 2021

House Republicans Say JB Pritzker’s Progressive Tax Idea is Bad for...

State Capitol: House Republican Leader, Jim Durkin is joined by other Republican caucus members in condemning the effort by some on the Democratic Party...

Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Speak on the Sterigenics Emissions

State Capitol -- A firm in Willowbrook, "Sterigenics" which uses a process to sterilize items for hospitals, was ordered to be...

AFL – CIO and the Illinois Trial Lawyers on Workers’ Compensation

From the State Capitol: AFL-CIO President Michael Carrigan, and Illinois Trial Lawyers President, Perry Browder, are joined by others as they discuss the Workers Compensation...

Can Illinois Avoid Bankruptcy? Is the Progressive Tax a Solution?

ILLINOIS VOICES, March 16, 2019 - We talk One-on-One with Mark Glennon, founder and Executive Editor of WirePoints, an online publication...

State Policies that are Killing Manufacturing Job Growth

From Springfield:  Illinois Manufacturing Assn's Greg Baise and Dennis Bringuet, who owns ACE Sign Company, discuss the challenges facing Illinois manufacturers. What can be done...

IDPH Reports the Death Of An Individual Who Used Synthetic Cannabinoids

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) is reporting the death of an individual who experienced severe bleeding and reported using synthetic...

Why We May See an Increased Use of Illinois Coal

Springfield -- For some, coal is the environmental boogie man, damaging the air and the planet. It's frequently the target...

US Rep Adam Kinzinger (R) Pushes for Lower Industry Subsidies to...

By Jacob Rogers, Medill News Washington Bureau WASHINGTON – An Illinois Republican congressman is seeking to support the U.S. nuclear energy industry by changing federal...

Sen Dick Durbin (D) at Farm Bureau Forum

Sen Dick Durbin discusses his policy positions on a variety of issues, as he participated in the Illinois Farm Bureau's candidate forum. Instead...

Ameren’s Protecting Large Birds from Electrocution

Illinois Channel correspondent Shirley Descorbeth travels to the Illinois Raptor Center in Decatur, and talks to those involved in preventing large birds, such as...