Sunday, July 12, 2020

Craft Beer Brewers Against Proposed Increased Beer Tax

State Capitol - Citing statistics that the Illinois beer brewers are already paying a higher price per gallon than neighboring states,...

Betting on Millions – Will Illinois Legalize Online Sports Betting?

State Capitol - We talk one-on-one with Matt King, CEO of the online sports betting firm, FanDuel. With many sports fans...

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...

Study Finds Need for a New Capitol Bill is Urgent

From the State Capitol - Members of the IL State Chamber are joined by an industry researcher on transportation issues, and...

How Would Recreational Marijuana Affect Workers Comp or Businesses’ Drug Free...

Springfield Recorded May 1 - Rep Kelly Cassidy, one of the architects of the deal to legalize recreational use of marijuana in...

New Cash Crop: Illinois Opens Applications to Grow Industrial Hemp

State Capitol, April 30 2019 - Gov Pritzker and Illinois Agriculture Secretary John Sullivan announce the Dept of Agriculture now has applications...

With the Economy Jumping 3.2% in the first Quarter, Author Steve...

Chicago - Our contributor Jeff Berkowitz goes One-o-One with Steve Moore, nominated by President Trump to the Federal Reserve Board of Directors,...

Strengthening IL Agriculture and Expanding Illinois’ Role as a Global Food...

Springfield - Our One on One interview with IL Agriculture Director, John Sullivan, who spent 14 years in the IL Senate. Sullivan,...

Local “Right to Work” Zones Now Against the Law in Illinois

State Capitol, April 12, 2019 - Gov Pritzker signs SB-1474, a bill that would prohibit local government from establishing local "Right...

Will Rising Electrical Costs Cause Illinois to Lose a Competitive Edge?

State Capitol - The future of electrical generation and rising transmission costs, already approved in previous years, are causing concerns among major...