Governor Pat Quinn has signed a bill that means extensive road and bridge work in the immediate area.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Rules for Illinois’ new medical cannabis program have been approved by a legislative committee, bringing legal marijuana one step closer to reality for qualifying patients.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois has broken its streak of late grant payments to schools for the first time since 2007.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Cook County state’s attorney’s office subpoenaed records tied to Gov. Pat Quinn’s troubled Neighborhood Initiative Program and then withdrew it when the Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity promised to provide the information.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Transportation advocates who want to increase taxes on motor fuel are pointing to a murky federal funding picture to bolster their case.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Documents released by Gov. Pat Quinn’s office show that patronage positions at the Illinois Department of Transportation increased 57 percent from 2003 to 2011.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A commission studying juvenile sex offenders says providing effective treatment in Illinois might require spending in different areas, not new money.
CHICAGO (AP) — Gov. Pat Quinn is making his push to increase Illinois’ minimum wage by shopping at a Gap clothing store in downtown Chicago.
CHICAGO (AP) — Officials say bedbugs were found at a downtown Chicago building where many state employees work.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A study contends that Illinois wears a “scarlet letter” when it borrows money – which has cost at least $80 million over a five-year period.