Lawmakers in Springfield adjourned the fall veto session Thursday and ended Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoots hopes of getting a Chicago casino bill passed this year.
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Accomplice in Saturday's Carson City Jail escape in custody
The man accused of helping two Carson City inmates escape from jail on Saturday is now in custody, according to the Carson City Sheriff's Office. Austin Wayne Rivers was taken into custody without ...
The latest thing now holding up the state's green energy bill
Though some say a compromise now is within reach, it appears the deal will inevitably, in the Illinois way ... in a summary sent to bill negotiators just before adjournment: “The governor ...
Maine sports betting bill laid before governor
or allow it to become a law without her signature. Lawmakers were set to adjourn on June 16, but extended the session. It's not clear when they will formally end. But if the Legislature adjourns for ...
Carson City arrests: Man jailed for possession of credit card belonging to city employee
A 56-year-old Carson City man was arrested early Monday for suspicion of felony possession of a credit card without consent and misdemeanor disorderly conduct. Calvin Dupont was taken into custody at ...
FACING DOWN RACISM AND VIOLENCE — THE TRIBUNE EXODUS — YARBROUGH's IN FOR '22
It exposed Chicago’s ugly underbelly — higher crime rates in neighborhoods of color triggered, in large part by disparate access to health care, healthy food options, jobs and economic opportunity,” ...
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A potential energy deal lawmakers were expected to take up in the Illinois Senate ... failed to call an energy bill for a vote ahead of the regular session adjournment. “There are still some ...
There’s still time to fix a badly flawed bill for an elected Chicago school board
Any new governance structure must demonstrate how it is superior in addressing achievement ... than jamming through a bill which has left too many key stakeholders without a voice.
Energy bill still not filed less than 24 hours before planned vote
BELOW: Hundreds of union workers joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers in front of the Illinois Capitol ... the issue that derailed the bill ahead of the May 31 adjournment date of the regular ...
Fact-check: Did GOP lawmakers push for independent map commission?
J.B. Pritzker said Illinois ... lawmakers in the General Assembly filed two proposals to create an independent redistricting commission without amending the constitution this year. One bill ...
Rhode Island extends gambling deal by another 20 years
Daniel McKee on Friday signed into law a new 20-year no-bid contract with International ... River Holdings — will expand the Twin River Casino in Lincoln. Bally’s will pay the I-195 Commission ...
Governor prepared to make budget cuts if lawmakers don’t renew tax for Medicaid
Missouri’s governor said budget cuts could be coming to the state’s Medicaid program if lawmakers ... year is sitting on the governor’s desk, but he said he doesn’t think he can sign it ...
Should Illinois inmates be able to vote? Legislation being considered
SPRINGFIELD – Illinois ... Lawmakers wrapped up the bulk of their spring session on June 1, but they did not formally adjourn the session because negotiations were continuing on a massive energy ...