Wole Adeoye donated $1,000 to Democrat Thaddeus Jones' election campaign committee, Jones for State Representative, on Feb. 4, according to records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).
19th Ward Ald. Matt O’Shea will be travelling to D.C. this week to testify at Congressman Lipinski’s subcommittee hearing on blocked rail crossings, noise and safety. The hearing is Wednesday at 10 a.m. EST
Julie Willis donated $4,523 to Democrat Arthur Willis' election campaign committee, Friends of Arthur Wesley Willis, on Feb. 3, according to records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).
While House and Senate Republicans were critical of many aspects of Gov. J.B. Pritzker's State of the State address on Wednesday, most remain hopeful that he was sincere about bringing about a spirit of bipartisan collaboration.
Reacting to Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s State of the State speech on Wednesday, Illinois Republican Party Chairman Tim Schneider said that the governor's policies will only continue to make things worse for taxpayers.
The Cook County Board of Commissioners has imposed a 3-percent tax on recreational marijuana, meaning those who purchase the drug in Chicago will be forced to pay a cumulative 6-percent sales tax along with the state rate of up to 30 percent.
Illinois Republican Party Chairman Tim Schneider is demanding that a state-run program that automatically registers voters be immediately suspended amid reports that non-citizens were certified and cast votes in 2018.
U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski (IL-3) is leading an effort with Reps. Mike Quigley (IL-5), Gwen Moore (WI-4), Raja Krishnamoorthi (IL-8), Robin Kelly (IL-2), Bill Foster (IL-11), Brad Schneider (IL-10) and Debbie Dingell (MI-12) to press new Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 Administrator Kurt Thiede on how he will address his agency’s understaffing and lack of enforcement actions around the Great Lakes states.
Following the election of a new Senate President, Senator Napoleon Harris, III (D-Harvey) offered the following statement: “I would like to offer my most sincere congratulations to Senator Harmon for becoming the next Senate President.
Allan Fefferman donated $1,000 to Terry L. Matthews' election campaign committee, Friends of Terry L Matthews, on Jan. 21, according to records obtained from the Illinois State Board of Elections (ISBE).
With a new Pew Charitable Trusts survey ranking Illinois next to last in the U.S. in personal-income growth since the Great Recession, House candidate Laura Hois (R-Downers Grove) is more determined than ever to punch her ticket to Springfield.
Village of Orland Park trustee Jim Dodge laments at how far the level of decay in Springfield has progressed under the powerful grip of Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago), who is embroiled in yet another scandal surrounding one of his close associates.