Illinois Manufacturers Association
An Illinois House committee has rejected a proposed tax on sweetened drinks that supporters say would help fight obesity.
The move is welcomed by the Illinois Manufacturer’s Association but opposed by Southern Illinoisans Against Fracturing our Environment, or “SAFE”
Quinn says several economic agreements were made that will pave the way for increased trade and innovation between Illinois and Mexico.
Vice president of the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association, says the plastics industry strongly supports the legislation.
Illinois manufacturing and commerce groups are supporting a statewide plastic bag recycling program.