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CHICAGO – The Office of the Illinois State Fire Marshal (OSFM) is proud to announce that eight fire departments from Illinois have been recognized with the 2016 Life Safety Achievement Award.The...[Read More]
CHICAGO – Unemployment rates decreased over-the-year in August in all of Illinois’s metropolitan areas and all but one county, according to preliminary data released today by the U.S. Bureau...[Read More]
LITCHFIELD - Representative Avery Bourne (R-Raymond) will be holding an Open House at her new Litchfield District Office, 207 North State Street, on Monday, October 16th. The Representative is inviting...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD - On Aug. 2, 2017 seven Illinois National Guard Soldiers and four Airmen, boarded a plane bound for Warsaw, Poland, to walk in the Polish Pilgrimage to Czestochowa, Poland. The Illinois National...[Read More]
ALTON – Continuing his efforts to combat the growing heroin epidemic, legislationsupported by state Rep. Dan Beiser, D-Alton, directing the state to update its website about heroin and other opioids...[Read More]
PARK FOREST, IL — U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) highlighted her efforts to support workforce development programs throughout Illinois at a roundtable today with community leaders from the greate...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD — Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (Illinois EPA) Director Alec Messina announced the Agency has released a statewide survey to county recycling coordinators to identify the type...[Read More]
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth today announced more than $110 million in federal funding to improve emergency preparedness across Illinois. In fiscal year 2017,...[Read More]
WASHINGTON—U.S Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D- IL) and U.S. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH), Jack Reed (D-RI), Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), Ed Markey (D-MA) and Al Franken (D-MN) announced the...[Read More]
CHICAGO – The Rauner-Sanguinetti administration today announced its policy experts for criminal justice and health and social services.The policy teams will integrate their work to serve the offices...[Read More]

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