Disabled Protestors Arrested At Ill. CapitolPotential state budget cuts could threaten home nursing care
Thousands, Including Durbin and Quinn, Expected at Gay Marriage RallyThe Illinois Senate approved the measure last February, but the measure has stalled in the House. About a dozen votes are still needed.
Illinois Capitol Renovation Includes $669,608 for DoorwaysThe price tag for the copper-plated wooden doorways is part of a $50 million renovation of the Capitol.
Illinois Lame Duck Bills, Appointments LikelyThat happened in 2011, when – with the help of a number of lame ducks – the legislature granted the governor’s wish for an income tax increase.
Illinois Lawmakers Trying to Close Pension LoopholesIllinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross says the bill would stop state lawmakers from padding their pensions by taking better-paying jobs in government.