Don Harmon
Don Harmon elected Illinois Senate President, succeeding John Cullerton

SPRINGFIELD (The Center Square) — Democrats elected state Sen. Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) to be Illinois’.

Trump impeachment
Senate introduces impeachment charges, officially begins trial of President Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Two articles of impeachment were introduced in the Senate Thursday, formally marking.

Illinois pay raises
Illinois lawmaker files bill to end automatic pay raises for legislators

SPRINGFIELD (The Center Square) — A state lawmaker has filed a bill to end automatic pay.

ethics reform
Skillicorn, GOP colleagues call for special legislative session to tackle ethics reform

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Several members of the Republican caucus are calling for a special.

government stopgap
House passes stopgap bill to prevent government shutdown

WASHINGTON (UPI) — The House has passed a short-term spending bill to prevent the government.

Nobody
Nobody, formerly known as Rich Paul, de-platformed from Twitter over hyperbolic Clinton remark

KEENE, N.H. (Heartland Newsfeed) — A Republican candidate for governor in New Hampshire was permanently.

Saints Louisiana
Louisiana, New Orleans Saints nearing long term deal while subsidizing stadium renovations

BATON ROUGE, La. (The Center Square) — Louisiana officials are close to finalizing a deal with.

autonomous cars
Congress makes another attempt at drafting autonomous vehicle legislation

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers have been slow to react to new developments in autonomous cars, leaving.

Illinois marijuana laws
Brace yourselves…..new Illinois laws (and tax hikes) beginning enforcement on Monday

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Beginning Monday, July 1, some new laws are being enforced and.

wlderly
Minnesota legislature passes major protections for the elderly

Two weeks ago, Minnesota’s state legislature passed one of the most comprehensive bills to address.