Work is underway on a new Illinois mine that won’t produce a single piece of usable ore.
The sponsor earlier pulled the bill over concerns voiced by the National Rifle Association and pro-gun lawmakers.
A spokesperson for Quinn’s office will only say that he will “act in the interest of public safety” but the bill’s sponsor is concerned.
“Until the Supreme Court of the United States has spoken, state courts are not precluded from exercising their own judgments on federal constitutional measures”
The monuments to victims of the Feb. 29 tornado were dedicated Thursday outside Harrisburg Medical Center.
Property owners affected by the deadly February tornadoes that raked southern Illinois are eligible for federal funds for rehabbing their houses.
Harrisburg Superintendent Lynn Proctor says the district expects to save big and adds the change doesn’t seem to have affected grades.
Ill. Gov. says more homes suffered damage than originally believed.
FEMA administrator is allowing the state to recalculate the level of damage in the wake of Feb. 29 storms that killed seven people.
“It has been determined that the damage was not of such severity and magnitude as to be beyond the capabilities of the State.”