The list of key figures shaping the world of Illinois cannabis includes business leaders, advocates and lawmakers.
“I think there’s nothing but sunshine hanging over me,” a grinning Gov. Rod Blagojevich said Dec. 8, 2008. The next day brought rain and a swarm of FB
SNEED: Imprisoned former Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s hair is still gray, says a source, and he still is helping teach classes to fellow prisoners.
Illinois need legislation to require large state contractors to use software to verify that hours billed for computer-based work are legitimate.
Gov. Bruce Rauner’s loss last month to Democrat J.B. Pritzker is the most lopsided Illinois governor’s race in nearly a quarter of a century.
A picture was snapped of the Rauners and Pritzkers at the reception honoring 200 Illinois veterans.
Pritzker and Rauner did not appear on stage together during the Navy Pier show. And both left before the event concluded.
Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker announced the leadership for his Job Creation and Economic Opportunity Committee on Illinois’ 200th anniversary.
It is traditional for an outgoing president to leave a letter for his successor.
It has been painful during recent years to see the deterioration in this once strong and healthy man.
Pritzker, a wealthy liberal Democrat with a massive legislative super-majority, could be the perfect ideological foil for the weak Policy Institute.
Opponents argued that 18-year-olds may vote and serve in the military, so they should be able to decide whether to smoke.
Soon after Kifowit read her apology, Breen addressed the controversy, while also urging legislators to act with more “civility” and “decency.”
State Rep. Stephanie Kifowit, D-Oswego, later took the floor to “clarify” her comments, saying they were “misinterpreted.”
Gonzales’ legal team contends it’s all part of showing that Madigan’s line between politics and official government business is a “mirage.”