Aldermen Call For More Council Oversight Of Chicago Housing AuthoritySome aldermen have said a hoard of money at the Chicago Housing Authority is evidence someone needs to keep a closer watch on the agency.
Lake County To Sue To Block New Election LawThe legislation, approved by the governor on Monday, would strip the elected county clerk of oversight of Lake County elections, and hand those duties over to a five-member commission appointed by the county’s chief judge.
Quinn Says He Won't Be Signing Latest Gambling BillMembers of the Illinois General Assembly trying to make a deal with Gov. Pat Quinn over the latest gambling expansion bill have promised him they will pass an ethics ordinance this fall if he will just sign the bill.
Job Cuts Coming To Tribune CompanyJob cuts are coming to the Tribune Company as a result of a major reorganization.
Dart, Jones Spar Over Proposed Changes To Cemetery OversightCook County Sheriff Tom Dart and State Sen. Emil Jones III (D-Chicago) were engaged in a war of words on Tuesday over proposed changes in state law overseeing cemeteries.
Lawmakers Seek Oversight For Gov's AppointmentsThe Illinois legislature wants to make the governor more accountable in making appointments to jobs and commissions.
State Demands Detailed Plans From DairyOpponents of a proposed giant dairy in northwest Illinois have won a victory.