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New law to reduce recidivism

<p style=”text-align: justify;”>A new law signed this week will ensure that any person being released from the Department of Corrections or Department of Juvenile Justice

Budget update

<p style=”text-align: justify;”>Gov. Bruce Rauner and legislative leaders did not meet this week to discuss a full-year spending plan and necessary economic reforms. It also

Governor signs energy bill

<p><span>On Dec. 7, Gov. Rauner signed Senate Bill 2814, known as the Future Energy Jobs bill. Proponents applauded the measure, saying it provides relief to

Winter weather driving tips

<p>Over the weekend, much of Illinois saw its first glimpse of snow. With the wintry weather just beginning, the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Illinois

Leaders continue to meet over budget

<p>After meeting last week, over the weekend and again into this week, the Governor and legislative leaders continued in vain to find common ground on

CPS Bailout Vetoed

<p style=”background: white none repeat scroll 0% 0%;”><span style=”color: black;”>When lawmakers came to agreement this past June on a temporary stop-gap budget, one component of

Automatic Voter Registration veto override fails

<p style=”background: white none repeat scroll 0% 0%;”><span style=”color: black;”>On Nov. 29, the House of Representatives failed to override the governor&rsquo;s veto of Senate Bill

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