Cooperation and teamwork in the Illinois General Assembly when they reconvene later this month? One area lawmaker says that is what his party is hoping for. State Representative Rich Brauer says the GOP will do its part and he hopes the other side of the aisle will do the same. Brauer says crafting a bi-partisan budget should be the general assembly’s top priority. Lawmakers return later this month.
The Springfield City Council doesn't think it, or other elected officials, should get pay raises.
The planning to alleviate a major freight rail traffic bottleneck is wrapping up.
An Illinois appellate court has ruled that back wages owed thousands of state government workers from 2011 to 2013 must be paid.