Monday, October 25, 2021

Southern Illinois Sucess: The Winery of Walker’s Bluff

CARTERVILLE - The wine industry in Illinois has seen an explosive growth over the past decade, with the number of wineries increasing from around...

Rep Jeanne Ives (R) Makes it Official — She’s Taking on...

On Saturday afternoon, Ocober 28, Rep Jeanne Ives (R) announced by email she is running for Governor, and will challenge Gov Rauner for the...

Kristina Rasmussen Out as Gov Rauner’s Chief of Staff, After 88...

Springfield -- She came in to turn things around for Governor Bruce Rauner's administration.  It was just 88 days ago, back in July, in...

List of New Illinois Laws Taking Effect on January 1, 2018

Here's a list from the Senate Republicans of the New Laws going into effect on January 1, 2018. Click on the boldface above to get the...

Our Interview with Canadian Ambassador Gary Doer

Our one on one interview with Canadian Ambassador to the United States, Gary Doer. Illinois does more trade with Alberta Canada than...

Dr Brent Clark, on Funding Illinois Schools, and the Future of...

From Springfield, we talk to Dr. Brent Clark, the executive director of the Illinois Association of School administrators, and get his thoughts on how...

Rep Jeanne Ives (R): Lessons Learned as a State Representative

From the State Capitol - As her six year legislative career comes to a close, Rep Jeanne Ives, who nearly defeated Gov...

House Judiciary Hearing on Licensing and Regulating Small Retail Gun Stores

From the State Capitol: House members hear testimony on legislation that would place new controls on those who operate gun stores.  We hear why...

Gov Rauner to Sign PANDA Bill on Tuesday, Requiring Health Insurers...

Springfield -- On Tuesday, Gov Rauner will sign HB-2721, making Illinois the first state in the nation to require health insurance companies, to cover...

Gov. Pritzker, Democratic Lawmakers Announce Agreement to Legalize Recreational Marijuana Use...

from the Governor's office Sen. Heather Steans, Rep. Kelly Cassidy, Sen. Hutchinson, Rep. Gordon-Booth, Rep. Villanueva, Lt. Gov. Stratton...