January 07, 2013

No Pension Vote Expected Monday

An Illinois House committee has given the go-ahead to a long-awaited plan to address Illinois’ pension crisis.


January 07, 2013

House Committee OKs Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

Drivers licenses for immigrants who are in Illinois illegally moved a step closer to passage on Monday morning. Backers say there are an estimated 250,000 immigrants driving around Illinois without a driver’s license.


January 07, 2013

Illinois Lawmakers Abandon Attempts to Ban Assault Weapons

Illinois lawmakers are abandoning efforts to pass gun control legislation in the final days of their session. An assault weapons ban was one of several major issues that brought State House members back to Springfield on Sunday.


January 06, 2013

Lawmaker Optimistic On Pensions Deal

With days left in the legislative session, there is still no resolution for the state’s nearly $100 billion of pension debt. But key legislators say it is still possible to cut a deal before Wednesday, when a new legislature is sworn into office.


January 06, 2013

Illinois House Meets on Pensions

The Illinois House was scheduled to convene Sunday afternoon, for a final push to find a fix for the state’s massive pension crisis.


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