Tuesday, September 17, 2019

IDNR’s new Director on Re-energizing Illinois’ Dept of Natural Resources

Springfield - We go One-on-One with Colleen Callahan, who became the Director of the Department of Natural Resources in March. ...

Gov Signs his First Budget, a Revenue Bill and Progressive Tax...

June 5, 2019 - The press room in the JR Thompson Center in Chicago isn't meant to be a meeting hall,...

Illinois House Approves Legalizing Recreational Use of Marijuana

May 31, After a prolonged debate in the Illinois House, members passed a bill that will legalize the use of recreational marijuana,...

House Approves Abortion Law Rewrite, 64-50-4

State Capitol, May 28, 2019 - The Illinois House voted to approve a rewrite of the laws regulating abortion. Supporters of the...

House Votes 73-44 to Pass Constitutional Amendment to Allow a Progressive...

Memorial Day, May 27, 2 019 -- It's fair to say none of the lawmakers would want to spend their holiday away...

What’s Behind the Blocking of the DCFS Worker Protection Act ?

State Capitol - Rep Tony McCombie (R) is joined by the husband of a murdered DCFS case worker, as she talks...

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...

Lori Lightfoot Inaugurated as Mayor of Chicago “Get Ready because Reform...

Taking the oath of office, Lori Lightfoot became the first black woman to head the City of Chicago. And she is...

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...