Posts Tagged ‘Illinois Legislature’
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A bill has been introduced in the Illinois Legislature that would ensure the city of Chicago has legal authority to build on park land President Barack Obama’s library and George Lucas’ proposed museum.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) –Lawmakers in the Illinois General Assembly have paid a memorial tribute to former Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois state senator has filed legislation that would name a portion of a central Illinois highway after seven brothers who served in World War II.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Senate President John Cullerton says he wants to work with Gov. Bruce Rauner to provide better funding for schools, raise the minimum wage and make it easier to open a new business in Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ Senate president says it’s unlikely the chamber will return to work before a new General Assembly is sworn in next year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are set to consider a proposed school funding formula that would direct more state money to poorer rural districts at the expense of wealthier suburban Chicago ones.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A Republican lawmaker from southwestern Illinois is pushing a plan to allow betting on old races as a way to boost the horse racing industry.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois lawmakers are expected to approve final rules regulating high-volume oil and gas drilling in Illinois at a legislative hearing.