SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) –Lawmakers in the Illinois General Assembly have paid a memorial tribute to former Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka.
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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.
CHICAGO (AP) — Rules for hydraulic fracturing in Illinois are on the agenda for an Illinois legislative committee meeting.