Doug Whitley

U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin

Durbin, Business Leaders Frustrated With Transit Funding Deadlock

Road and mass transit construction projects nationwide could begin grinding to a halt next week unless a deadlock over funding is broken in Congress, and U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) is getting impatient.

WBBM Newsradio–03/26/2012

Illinois State Capitol

Chamber Applauds Reported State Budget Cut Plans

A group representing Illinois businesses gives Gov. Pat Quinn average grades for job creation, and says an across-the-board budget cut is a good idea.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2012

Construction, generic sized image

Business, Labor Leaders Push For Federal Road Funding

Labor and management leaders found a way to be on the same side – in favor of federal highway dollars staying in the inbound lanes into Illinois.

WBBM Newsradio–09/13/2011

Illinois State Capitol

Business Community: Illinois Workers’ Comp Costs Way Too High

The cost of doing business is making Illinois a leader in some of the wrong ways.

WBBM Newsradio–04/06/2011