Sunday, December 8, 2019

The Call for Tort Reform to Aid Economic Development

Lawmakers and members of an advocacy group, talk about why they think Illinois needs to engage in stopping the overuse of lawsuits. Among...

The Future of Social Services in Illinois

With the state's historic budget standoff continuing to keep state funds from social service agencies, we hear three nonprofit leaders describe the nearing collapse...

Gordon Chang, Author “The Coming Collapse of China”

We talk with Author Gordon Chang and hear why he feels the Chinese economy, the second largest in the world, is in danger...

IML’s Legislative Reform to Improve Local Govt

Members of the Illinois Municipal League discuss the components of their "Moving Cities Forward" platform.

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...

Aiding Minority Entrepreneurs

FROM CHICAGO: Gov Bruce Rauner meets with, and promotes efforts to help new business startups within the minority community.  The Governor, Rep Kenny Duncan...

Illinois Tollway Authority’s Bob Schillerstrom

From the City Club of Chicago, Bob Schillerstrom, Chairman of the Illinois Tollway Board of Directors, talks about the transportation needs and initiatives planned...

Opposition to Proposed Property Tax on Chicago Area Businesses

We speak with Rob Karr of the IL Retail Merchants Assn., and Michael Mini of the Chicagoland Apartment Assn., about their opposition to the...

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...

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Illinois Supreme Court Chief Justice Lloyd Karmeier on the Costs of...

From the Illinois Supreme Court: Our one-on-one with Chief Justice Lloyd Karmeier, as we talk about funding the courts, the costs of the legal...

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