SPRINGFIELD –Governor JB Pritzker today announced that $505 million of the initial tranche of Illinois’ 2021 emergency rental assistance from the federal government has been distributed,...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – Operators of licensed daycares in Illinois say the governor’s COVID-19 vaccine mandate on the industry will make a staffing crisis even more acute. Gov. J.B. Pritzker issued...[Read More]
This edition of The Policy Shop is brought to you by Austin Berg, vice president of marketing. A step in the right direction: Springfield and the chattering classes were abuzz last session over...[Read More]
CHICAGO – Attorney General Kwame Raoul led a coalition of 20 attorneys general in defending a Florida law limiting the sale of firearms to people ages 21 and up. In an amicus brief filed in the...[Read More]
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mike Bost (IL-12) today introduced the VA Infrastructure Powers Exceptional Research (VIPER) Act. This legislation will give the Department of Veterans...[Read More]
WASHINGTON D.C. – The White House is reportedly considering a new tax on the investments and assets of wealthier Americans to help fund several trillion dollars in proposed social spending. Democrat...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) today reported 15,131 new confirmed and probable cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Illinois, including 183 additional...[Read More]
WASHINGTON D.C. - U.S. Representative Rodney Davis (R-IL) has introduced the Fresh Start Act of 2021, bipartisan, bicameral legislation to increase funding for automated record-sealing and expungement...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois schools will likely play a role in delivering COVID-19 vaccines to kids aged 5 through 11. A Pfizer vaccine will likely be approved for that age group in the coming weeks....[Read More]
More than 2,200 Locations Already Signed up to Provide Pediatric Vaccinations to 1.1 Million Soon to be Eligible Illinois Children CHICAGO – With nearly 6.2 million children nationwidetesting...[Read More]

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