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.
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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.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP)–Illinois lawmakers voted down a bill banning so-called conversion therapy aimed at changing the sexual orientation of gay young people.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says he plans to call a vote on making the state’s tax increase permanent.
Randy Frese, a former Adams County Circuit Clerk, won the Republican Party’s nomination for the open 94th District State Representative seat. While voters largely picked Frese, Warren County voters largely preferred opponent the hometown guy — Marshall Schrader.
He carried his native Warren County, but in the end, it wasn’t enough to defeat a political veteran for a seat in the Illinois House.