Category: News

Senate Week in Review: August 13-17, 2018

More than 100 new laws were signed this week, advancing changes targeting the state’s teacher shortage, streamlining services for veterans, and giving a leg-up to

Week-in-Review: July 30-August 3

Illinois has several new laws that address a backlog of applications for nursing home care, provide more first responders with medicines for allergy-related emergencies, boost

Senate Week-in-review: July 23-27

Illinois has several new laws on the books including a good-government reform measure that allows affected counties to consolidate their election commissions with their county

Senate Week in Review: July 16-20, 2018

Gov. Bruce Rauner signed a number of measures into law during the week, including bills opponents say will strip away citizens’ constitutionally-guaranteed Second Amendment rights.

Week-in-Review: July 9-13

A new report from an economic research group highlights the growing and high tax burden Illinois businesses are facing, ranking Illinois 35th in the country.