The speed limit in Wisconsin is 65, but it’s 70 in all other states adjacent to Illinois.
“Basic rights such as the right to maintain gainful employment, to access public services and spaces, to access emergency medical care, and the right to vote…cannot be denied”
Democratic Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston is the sponsor of the bill. Biss says his proposal will help maintain people’s reasonable expectation of privacy.
“This is an opportunity for us to give back to those who have sacrificed for their country,” said State Sen. Michael Hastings (D-Orland Hills).
Online sales are less than one-half of 1 percent of the lottery’s total take. The bill has passed the Senate Executive Committee.
“It’s time to reconstitute the board and have a rough geographic balance and give the Senate and the governor an opportunity to reset,” Bill Haine said.
Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) is sponsoring the bill. She says the light emitted from tanning beds is a Class 1 carcinogen.
While not ruling out anything, Sen. Terry Link said it would be similar to his previous proposal of five new casinos.
Christine Radogno says the lame duck session didn’t live up to the hype; “a lot of expectation, and not a lot of substance happened.”
While the bill passed along party lines, even one of the “no” voters says people had better get ready for a different world.