The Illinois Legislature has approved a historic plan to eliminate the state’s $100 billion pension shortfall, considered the worst in…
Several agencies are on scene at a downtown state office building after a suspicious powder was found in its mail room.
Springfield’s power utility blames an “underground equipment failure” for a service outage that lasted a little more than an hour Tuesday morning on Springfield’s southeast side.
It’s on to the House and Senate for the pension proposal, which aims to save $160 billion over 30 years and shore up Illinois’ underfunded public pension systems.
A deadline has been extended once more for some Illinois state retirees who need to submit certain health insurance documents.
House, Senate to vote today
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The superintendent search for District 186 is reaching the final stages. There will be an upcoming forum open to the…
Gov. Pat Quinn says a pension-reform deal under consideration in Springfield is the most important fiscal vote most lawmakers will…
Business groups including the Illinois Chamber of Commerce and the Illinois Manufacturing Association say they’re in favor of a pension overhaul that lawmakers are poised to consider this week.