Pritzker, State A Step Closer To Sale Of Thompson CenterGov. J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday announced a major step toward the sale of the James L. Thompson Center in the Loop.
Rauner Orders Names Of Political Hires Posted OnlineAll employees who are exempt from Rutan hiring rules – which prohibit politics from playing a role in hiring, firing, or promotions in most state jobs – would have their names published on the Illinois Transparency & Accountability Portal website, at accountability.illinois.gov.
Key Figure In Metra Scandal Gets Specially Crafted State JobA key figure in last summer's Metra transit scandal is now working for the state of Illinois in a recrafted job after a referral from Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan.
House Panel Votes To Strip Free Health Care From Retired State WorkersIllinois' 78,000 state government retirees could lose their free health care benefits, under a measure headed to the full Illinois House for consideration.
State Rep: Illinois Transparency Portal Is Missing InformationThe Illinois Transparency and Accountability Portal – a Web site about state finances – is not as transparent as some people would like.
State Of Illinois To Begin Using Car-Sharing Service For EmployeesThe state of Illinois maintains thousands of cars in its fleet but, but now it is trying a cheaper and greener alternative.