CHICAGO (AP) — Lawmakers and advocates for low-income, elderly and disabled people are bracing for possible cuts to Medicaid and other programs as Gov. Bruce Rauner prepares to deliver his first budget address.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A top Democratic lawmaker says Illinois’ Gov. Bruce Rauner plans to deliver “tough medicine” in his budget address tomorrow.
CHICAGO (AP) — Health officials say the measles case count in Illinois has climbed to 14.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Electronic cigarettes soon could be classified with tobacco products until a proposed smoking ban from an Illinois lawmaker.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A southern Iowa doctor is accused of carelessly prescribing painkilling and weight-loss drugs to patients when practicing in Illinois several years ago.
CHICAGO (AP) — One northeastern Illinois community hasn’t given up its dream of becoming an Amtrak stop.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad says he’s open to establishing a system that would allow residents to travel to neighboring Illinois to access some form of medical marijuana.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The ride-booking service Uber has expanded in Illinois to Champaign-Urbana, Bloomington-Normal, Rockford and Aurora in addition to its Chicago and Springfield operations.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois budget woes mean some Illinois State Police troopers aren’t getting all the pay they’re owed.