Michael Madigan legislative
Lawmakers again elect Madigan as House Speaker

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

Illinois Congress Congressional
Illinois congressional delegation to shrink after 2020 Census

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Continued population loss means Illinois will have to say goodbye to.

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.

hemp
State proposes regulations on hemp crops

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — Illinois farmers are one step closer to growing hemp. The.

Pat Roberts
Kansas Sen. Roberts announces retirement in 2020

WASHINGTON (UPI) — Longtime Republican Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts said Friday he will not seek.

Brad Cole Illinois Municipal League
Taxpayers foot bill for village officials’ spouses to attend conference

SPRINGFIELD (Illinois News Network) — A review of tax dollars that officials from local governments.

arrests
ARRESTS: Christian County Sheriff’s Department

TAYLORVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — The following arrests were reported by the Christian County Sheriff’s Department.

Washington U.S. government shutdown 2018
GOP, Democrats trade blame for governmental shutdown, no deal in sight

WASHINGTON (AP) — The partial government shutdown will almost certainly be handed off to a.

government shutdown U.S.
How partial shutdown of U.S. government could play out

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A partial U.S. government shutdown was widely expected to continue after Congress.

Dan Caulkins Illinois
Continued out-migration from Illinois could mean dire consequences

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