Rep. Elgie Sims says he and three other lawmakers have been working on legislation to curb the city’s shootings since the fall of 2016.
Gov. Rauner has stepped into a fight over dumping construction debris close to drinking-water supplies, an issue that’s pitted Chicago vs. SW suburbs.
The governor has been pushing for a sale of the post-modernist building at the corner of Clark and Randolph since he took office in 2015.
At a news conference, Supt. Eddie Johnson said police focused on “the underlying source of crime in these areas: the sale of narcotics.”
Jeffrey Aronin’s Marathon Pharmaceuticals has drawn heavy criticism after listing an annual dosage of a muscular dystrophy drug at $89,000.
State Sen. Don Harmon is a partner in a Chicago law firm that’s made millions from legal work for state agencies, pension funds and local governments.
Lisa Madigan is backing legislation that would make electronic harassment on Facebook, Twitter or other social media a prosecutable offense.