Tuesday, April 24, 2018

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...

Chicago Police Superintendent, Eddie Johnson on Turning the Tide on Chicago’s...

From the City Club of Chicago: Introduced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Chicago Police Superintendent, Eddie Johnson returns to the City Club with his update...

Divorced Parents Seek Equality and Equal Time in Child Rearing

State Capitol: Rep LaShawn Ford (D) sponsored HB-4113, a bill intended to ensure that both parties in a divorce are presumed to be equally...

Rep Jeanne Ives: Lessons Learned Along the Campaign Trail

Springfield: Our In-Depth one-on-one interview with Rep Jeanne Ives (R), who shocked many in the political arena with her campaign for governor that just...

Speaker Madigan (D) Statement Following Meeting with Governor on Forming a...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – House Speaker Michael J. Madigan issued the following statement Thursday, following a meeting between legislative leaders and the governor: “Today I advised the...

Atty General Lisa Madigan (D): Improve Healthcare for Sexual Assault Victims

Chicago - Attorney General Lisa Madigan urges the Illinois General Assembly to pass legislation that will help improve medical care for survivors of sexual...

Illinois’ Bill Backlog Drops Dramatically Since Budget Passed

Springfield -- Last summer the state finally passed a budget when members of the legislature voted to override Gov Rauner's veto of the budget. ...

Illinois State Sen Kyle McCarter, Nominated to be America’s Ambassador to...

March 29, 2018 - State Senator Kyle McCarter, was nominated by President Donald Trump on Wednesday to be America's new ambassador to Kenya. McCarter applied to be...
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NAACP & the Illinois Chiefs of Police on Building Bridges

From the Old State Capitol in Springfield: Following the shooting of Michael Brown and the riots in Ferguson, MO, members of the NAACP and...
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President of the Chicago Police Board, Lori Lightfoot, on Police Accountability

From the City Club of Chicago: Lori Lightfoot delivers an address called "The Path Forward" In her address, she discusses some of the major...