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Sunday, July 3, 2022

Politics

KANKAKEE – County officials say the dismissal of an ICE detainee lawsuit filed in McHenry County will be taken to appeals, all the way to the Supreme Court. The lawsuit, filed on behalf of Kankakee and McHenry counties to stop the implementation of the Illinois Way Forward Act, passed in...
CHICAGO – Oral arguments began Tuesday in three lawsuits challenging the new legislative district maps that lawmakers passed earlier this year with three federal judges asking detailed questions of all the parties in the cases. Each of the cases centers on the question of whether Democrats in the General Assembly...

Joyce: Giving Thanks

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November is traditionally a time we give thanks for our blessings. Even in these challenging times, we have so many reasons to be thankful. We honor and salute the thousands of Illinoisans who have signed up to defend our freedoms and put their lives on the line in selfless sacrifice...
(The Center Square) – Gov. J.B. Pritzker signed a measure that makes changes to the Illinois voting process, creates a disability task force and prohibits candidates in judicial elections from accepting out-of-state and anonymous donations The disability task force will be made up of appointees from the governor and legislative...
SPRINGFIELD – As global leaders met in Glasgow, Scotland, over the past two weeks to discuss the effects of and potential policy solutions to climate change, Gov. JB Pritzker made the case in a pair of speaking events that Illinois is doing its part to counteract troubling climate trends. It...