217 Today: Thursday April 29, 2021
Thursday April 29, 2021
Gov. JB Pritzker is out with his own plan to bolster Illinois' renewable energy goals and address concerns over the political power amassed by public utilities in state government.
Democrats in the Illinois House last week approved a measure that would allow people convicted of a drug felony to still be able to access cash assistance.
A new University of Illinois study shows that all types of air pollution are disproportionately affecting communities of color.
More than 9 million doses of a COVID-19 vaccine have now been administered in Illinois, according to state health officials.
In today's deep dive, we take a look at where Illinois Democrats might look to cut a Congressional seat before the 2022 election in a conversation with the director of the Paul Simon Public Policy Institute.
Reporting today contributed by Hannah Meisel, Derek Cantu, Dana Cronin, and Eric Stock.