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Democrats say they will vote against proposal as it stands. more

Jun 21, 2017 12:09 PM , , News

Plan would cap annual spending at $36 billion for four years. more

Jun 17, 2017 6:10 PM News 1 Comments

Compromise plan includes property tax relief, job creation, term limits and spending caps, governor says. more

Jun 15, 2017 11:58 AM News

Legislation would create loan ombudsman position, target unscrupulous business practices. more

Jun 12, 2017 3:19 PM News

Last-minute revisions make Senate bill a bad deal for Illinois. more

Jun 5, 2017 1:27 PM Commentary

Legislation would provide economic boost for small businesses and families, Alton legislator says. more

Jun 1, 2017 9:54 AM News

Bills address safety issues, organ donor registry, vehicle insurance. more

May 31, 2017 6:10 PM News

Senate budget proposal unacceptable, Alton legislator says. more

May 30, 2017 10:42 AM News

Legislation would require insurance companies to pay for MRI screenings. more

May 25, 2017 10:41 AM News

Lawmakers have until month’s end to pass budget with simple majorities. more

May 12, 2017 6:10 PM News

Legislation aims to eliminate redundant training. more

May 10, 2017 4:46 PM News

Legislation would prevent prison agency from entering new medical contract. more

Apr 12, 2017 12:38 PM News

Rauner signs proclamation paying tribute to 95th anniversary of law enforcement agency’s founding. more

Mar 29, 2017 11:44 AM News

Legislation would ensure state agencies prioritize local purchasing. more

Mar 24, 2017 11:49 AM News 1 Comments

Bill passes Illinois House with nearly unanimous support. more

Mar 17, 2017 10:28 AM News

State needs to re-evaluate spending priorities, Edwardsville lawmaker says. more

Mar 16, 2017 8:47 AM News 1 Comments

Beiser legislation seeks to automatically classify offenses as hate crimes. more

Mar 15, 2017 10:58 AM News


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Alton legislator’s proposal would cut cost for license in half. more

Mar 2, 2017 2:18 PM News

Illinois working on federally mandated plan under Every Student Succeeds Act. more

Feb 22, 2017 10:33 AM News

Panel serves as screening process for legislation, Alton lawmaker says. more

Feb 10, 2017 3:03 PM News

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