Governor's budget depends on $2.2B in pension savings which have not been introduced as a bill
Lawmakers recognize a hot-button issue
DNR is on the case
Federal act does not gain favor with senators
Citizens Utility Board pushes bill
Right now, $413,200 puts you in the top tax bracket
Smith also says charter schools should be part of the mix.
Bill also passed to use e-learning in Illinois schools during inclement weather.
Providers say some programs may not survive if funding is not restored.
DeWitt county has approved a settlement with a landfill company.
Sheriff Tim Bukowski says investigators found no inmate count had been done.
An attempt to make sure fair hiring practices are implemented on Springfield's high speed rail 10th street consolidation project is moving forward.
Cuts to Medicaid will make up about one-third of the $300 million in spending reductions by Gov. Bruce Rauner's office
State Representative Tim Butler says who knows if that $26 million Governor Bruce Rauner is holding from a number of state social service programs will be restored or not.
Mayor-Elect Jim Langfelder says he's put together a cross-section of people that will help him transition in to the top city job.
A Chicago man has been found fit to stand trial on charges accusing him of mailing violent threats to Southern Illinois University's Carbondale campus.
There are plenty of country music acts lined up for this year's Illinois State Fair, and more pop acts are now being added.
The Lincoln Home National Historic site is contributing greatly to Springfield in terms of economic impact.
Undersupply of talent with suitable skills
More than $1 million from Department of Human Services