BLOOMINGTON, Ill. (AP) — Construction of a flamingo exhibit at a central Illinois zoo has been stalled because of projected costs.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has hit a roadblock in his effort to persuade lawmakers to give him more authority to patch a $1.6 billion hole in this year’s budget.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Gov. Bruce Rauner has told state agency directors that he wants to take the blame for problems in Illinois government and let them take credit for good news.
The Galesburg City Council tonight will take up one of the longstanding unsolved issues they’ve faced in a while — and one that city residents have wondered about for well over a year.
A political impasse so far continues on funding for the Department of Homeland Security, even as new terror threats target places like Minnesota’s Mall of America. And Congresswoman Cheri Bustos says she wants the infighting to end.
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — The provost at Western Illinois University has presented a plan that would eliminate 24 university programs and review 17 others.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner’s budget reveals a cautious co-existence with President Barack Obama’s health care law– even as other Republican governors lash out against the law they deride as “Obamacare.”
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ reliance on rapidly diminishing federal funding to repair the state’s aging roads and bridges means that motorists waste hours stuck on congested roads and spend more on car repairs.