CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan on Monday defended her right to give legal advice to state lawmakers conducting a probe into a troubled Chicago anti-violence program that was overseen by Gov. Pat Quinn’s administration.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ attorney general is trying to block rate increases proposed by Commonwealth Edison and Peoples Gas.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan’s proposal to change the way the state gives tax breaks to companies has been met with dismay in the state’s business community — along with questions about what effect the plan would actually have.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois House panel has approved House Speaker Michael Madigan’s plan to ask voters whether the state should increase the minimum wage to $10 an hour.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois’ powerful House speaker says a vote on Democrats’ 2015 budget will help build support for an extension of the state’s temporary income tax increase.
CHICAGO (AP) — Attorneys have assembled for a first court appearance on a lawsuit seeking to block November ballot initiatives calling for term limits and a new redistricting process.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan says there was a “misunderstanding of the rules” when no Republicans were in attendance at a vote involving Barack Obama’s presidential library.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Illinois inspector general governing the General Assembly has closed an investigation into whether House Speaker Michael Madigan violated the law by recommending hiring at the Metra transit service.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Michael Madigan’s spokesman says the Illinois House speaker is withdrawing a plan to tax millionaires in the state.