Application To Start Fracking In Illinois Draws ProtestA Kansas-based company wants to begin fracking in White County, Illinois for gas production.
Rauner Passes On Thompson Center Deal, Help From Emanuel“I think he is congenitally incapable of saying, ‘Yes,’” the Chicago mayor told reporters Thursday.
Emanuel Calls Rauner's Latest Thompson Center Plan 'Political Stunt'Mayor Emanuel was not impressed with the governor’s plan to give future property tax revenue from any sale of the Thompson Center to CPS.
Thompson Center Sale Proposal Now Focuses On CPSChicago Public Schools are taking center stage in the plans to sell the state-owned building.
Chicago's State-Owned Thompson Center On Endangered ListDowntown Chicago's state government Thompson Center building is on top of this year's Landmarks Illinois "Most Endangered Historic Places" list.
Rahm Says Thompson Center Sale "Shouldn't Be This Tough," Blames GovernorMayor Rahm Emanuel suggested Gov. Bruce Rauner is making almost everything difficult in Springfield, including efforts to sell the James R. Thompson Center, which now houses state offices in Chicago.
State Police Save Heroin Overdose Victim At Thompson Center With NarcanThree officers helped save the life of a woman who overdosed on heroin on Thursday in a restroom at the Thompson Center, said Illinois State Police.
Chicago’s Thompson Center Holds Black History Month CelebrationThe “Building for the Future" event honored the contributions of African Americans in Illinois. Governor Bruce Rauner attended the program.
Activists To Rally In Demand For State Budget DealGet it done. That's the message some Chicagoans are hoping to send to state lawmakers on Tuesday; at issue, whether schools will open in the fall if the state can't come to a budget agreement.
Students Cut Class To Protest School-Funding CrisisThe teens blamed Gov. Bruce Rauner and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel for the continuing problem.
Source: Rauner Looking To Move From Thompson Center To Bilandic Building Gov. Bruce Rauner is looking into moving his Chicago office from the James R. Thompson Center to the Michael A. Bilandic Building across the street.
Illinois Lawmakers To Propose Restrictions On Fantasy-Sports SitesThe legislation comes as websites like FanDuel and DraftKings, which offer pay-to-play fantasy sports contests with cash payouts, soar in popularity and gain scrutiny.