Ill. Gov. Quinn To Decide on Tanning Ban For Minors“I think the government also knows better than Mom and Dad on cigarettes,” says State Rep. Robyn Gabel (D-Evanston), “It's the same kind of cancer-causing substance.”
Illinois Bill Would Ban Teens From Tanning BedsSenate Minority Leader Christine Radogno (R-Lemont) is sponsoring the bill. She says the light emitted from tanning beds is a Class 1 carcinogen.
Illinois Senate Leaders Reflect On Do-Nothing Lame Duck SessionChristine Radogno says the lame duck session didn’t live up to the hype; "a lot of expectation, and not a lot of substance happened."
Illinois Inches Closer To Same-Sex Marriage LegalizationWhile the bill passed along party lines, even one of the "no" voters says people had better get ready for a different world.
One Missourian, Two Illinoisans Among Rhodes ScholarsKelsey Murrell, of Kearney, Mo., heard Saturday night that she's among the 32 American students chosen as Rhodes Scholars to attend Oxford University next fall.
Quinn's Plan for Illinois Borrowing Draws Harsh Criticism“I find the entire proposal somewhat disappointing,” says Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno, calling the administration “tone-deaf.”