Illinois fair maps
Bipartisan group of lawmakers, advocacy groups push for Illinois fair map amendment

SPRINGFIELD (The Center Square) — A group of lawmakers from both sides of the aisle and.

Interstate 255
Interstate 255 closing at midnight as a result of construction

COLLINSVILLE (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced in a press release.

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’.

block grant
Local governments receive block grant monies for public infrastructure projects

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — The Illinois Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO) announced that.

Sullivan
Pritzker fires Ag director Sullivan, had knowledge of 2012 ‘rape in Champaign’ email

SPRINGFIELD (The Center Square) — Gov. J.B. Pritzker fired Illinois Department of Agriculture Director John Sullivan for.

Illinois political
COMMENTARY: Political New Year’s resolutions for 2020

I wrote a Letter to the Editor which was sent out to roughly a dozen.

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.

Illinois marijuana laws
Illinois becomes eleventh state to legalize marijuana

SPRINGFIELD (UPI) — Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a bill Tuesday morning legalizing recreational marijuana.

Illinois industrial hemp
Illinois Department of Agriculture receives over 300 industrial hemp applications in two days

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — Illinois has been officially an industrial hemp state for three days.

Illinois State Fair
Grandstand ticket sales for 166th Illinois State Fair breaking records

SPRINGFIELD (Heartland Newsfeed) — In the first opening weekend of ticket sales, previous sale records.