tobacco
Tobacco 21 bill heads to Illinois Senate after passing House

SPRINGFIELD (AP) — Legislation is moving forward in the Illinois legislature that would raise the.

Brad Halbrook
Halbrook calls out Pritzker pay hikes for government employees

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker’s varied actions from the $15 minimum wage.

Chris Miller
Miller: $15 minimum wage would be a mistake

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Freshman state Rep. Chris Miller is curious as to how many.

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Democrats call for ban on assault weapons in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois Democrats have introduced an ambitious gun control bill that would.

Darren Bailey
Bailey fears state government won’t keep spending in check

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Newly sworn-in state Rep. Darren Bailey is fearing his suspicions about.

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.

JB Pritzker
Pritzker orders immediate jobs study for emerging industries in Illinois

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois’ new governor wants to have a road map, by.

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Democrats celebrate crop of new governors who took GOP seats

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democrats are celebrating capturing governor’s offices in seven states previously led.

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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.

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.