CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says he hopes the city council’s approval of a $13 minimum wage for the city will “jolt” state lawmakers into raising the issue statewide.
Posts Tagged ‘Illinois’
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — There’s a reason you pulled out the parka last month.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case regarding the $1.65 billion FutureGen clean-coal project in west-central Illinois.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The biggest issue for Illinois lawmakers in the year’s last veto session this week is whether they can muster votes for a minimum wage hike.
BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — St. Clair County State’s Attorney Brendan Kelly has visited Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, to observe a military trial.
CHICAGO (AP) _ Illinois officials say they have tested a state resident for Ebola but the result was negative.
CHICAGO (AP) — With the help of federal funding, Illinois is trying to get more children to walk and bike to school with projects including new and better sidewalks.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ portion of the historic Route 66 is getting a high-tech upgrade with the installation of a network of electric vehicle charging stations.