SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — House Speaker Michael Madigan is stressing the importance of bipartisanship as Illinois enters its first divided government in more than a decade.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — House Speaker Michael Madigan’s spokesman says Madigan does not plan to call a vote on a proposed increase in Illinois’ minimum wage this legislative session.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois House has approved a bill allowing more time to file a lawsuit over asbestos-related disease.
The initiative was adopted 70-43 Tuesday and moves to the Senate.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–A Democratic state lawmaker says background checks for drivers and wheelchair accessibility for passengers are among the provisions he wants included in new legislation calling for regulations of the ridesharing industry.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois House lawmakers are considering a proposed school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban Chicago ones.
CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois House panel has set a hearing to look into Speaker Michael Madigan’s proposal to separate the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum from the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–The Illinois House has overwhelmingly rejected a $34.5 billion “doomsday” budget that would spell out deep cuts to schools and social services next year.
CHICAGO (AP) –The Illinois House has approved legislation that would let minors with epilepsy use medical marijuana.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A measure that would allow children with epilepsy to use medical marijuana is advancing in the Illinois Legislature.
CHICAGO (AP) — A federal judge has released a former Illinois state representative on $4,500 bond but ordered him confined to his home pending trial on charges of possessing child pornography.