SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Democrats in the Illinois House have voted down a plan similar to Gov. Bruce Rauner’s proposal to allow local governments to permit workers to opt out of unions.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP), — Legislation extending Illinois’ medical marijuana program beyond 2017 has passed the Illinois House despite some recent opposition from Gov. Bruce Rauner.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has approved a measure that would grant greater access to experimental drugs for terminally-ill patients.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois Senate leaders are on the spot to find enough votes for a proposed deal to close a $1.6 billion gap in this year’s budget to save state programs and agencies from running out of money.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation in the Illinois House to increase the minimum wage at a slower rate than the Senate proposes has received committee approval.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois House committee has advanced a measure designed to make it harder to abuse prescription painkillers.
CHICAGO (AP) — Environmentalists are urging Illinois lawmakers to create a new monarch butterfly license plate to help boost the population of the state insect and other pollinators.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) –A staffer for a U.S. Congressman from Illinois has been chosen to replace a state lawmaker who resigned from the General Assembly earlier this month.