JB Pritzker
Pritzker signs pay-raise law for cabinet members

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a law allowing him to pay 15.

Illinois rail
$2 billion Illinois rail project falls behind high-speed targets

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Amtrak riders are still waiting for higher train speeds along.

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New Illinois governor uses own money to hike staff salaries

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois’ incoming billionaire governor has announced plans to use his own money.

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Lawmakers again elect Madigan as House Speaker

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — For the 18th time in the past 36 years, members of.

JB Pritzker
Pritzker seeks higher salaries to attract top cabinet talent

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Illinois lawmakers on Monday backed initiatives pushed by Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker, including.

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Continued out-migration from Illinois could mean dire consequences

DECATUR (Heartland Newsfeed) — When it comes to Illinois’ shrinking population, the numbers reported don’t.

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Bill to clear some past marijuana convictions gets new support

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — A ranking member of the Illinois Senate has picked up a.

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COMMENTARY: Threats of violence have no place in politics

(Heartland Newsfeed) — The lame duck session of the Illinois General Assembly got incredibly ugly.

Batinick says it’s “time for Madigan to go”

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — State Rep. Mark Batinick (R-Plainfield) asks for voters to consider the.

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Chillifest announces entertainment schedule for 2018 event

TAYLORVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Taylorville Chamber of Commerce released their entertainment schedule for this.