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.
Attorney General Lisa Madigan has filed official notice with the Supreme Court that the state will appeal a ruling that Illinois' landmark pension overhaul is unconstitutional.
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A Chicago couple is suing the owner of a small cargo plane that crashed into their home.
The state is giving nearly $4.5 million to eight food banks across Illinois for modernization.