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CHICAGO - Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law today a tax credit worth up to $750 for property owners in 18 Illinois counties where flood damages were sustained in July.The bill, signed at the James R. Thompso...[Read More]
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today urged Illinois Governor Bruce Rauner to publically weigh-in on the Republican tax plans in the House and Senate and how...[Read More]
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senate Democratic Whip Dick Durbin (D-IL) released the following statement:"There is never an excuse for this behavior—ever. What Senator Franken did was wrong, and it should...[Read More]
CHICAGO – The Illinois Department of Employment Security (IDES) announced today that the unemployment rate dipped by 0.1 percentage points to 4.9 percent in October and nonfarm payrolls increased...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Transportation has released its 2017 Freight Plan, which outlines the state’s strategy for facilitating the successful and efficient movement of goods....[Read More]
CHICAGO - Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law today a tax credit worth up to $750 for property owners in 18 Illinois counties where flood damages were sustained in July.The bill, signed at the James R. Thompso...[Read More]
SPRINGFIELD - Governor Bruce Rauner took action today on the following bills:Bill No.: SB 402An Act Concerning GovernmentAction: SignedEffective: ImmediatelyBill No.: HB 137An Act Concerning State GovernmentAction:...[Read More]
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Dick Durbin (D-IL) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) today joined 12 of their Senate colleagues to request the inspector general of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) ope...[Read More]
CARRIER MILLS - A new project will make southern Illinois a destination for off-road riders, Gov. Rauner said while announcing development of a 26-mile off-highway vehicle trail system at Sahara Woods...[Read More]
WASHINGTON — During National Apprenticeship Week, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today pressed President Trump’s Task Force on Apprenticeship Expansion to identify programs and policies that...[Read More]
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