Lisa Madigan Demands End To Policy Preventing Immigrant Families From ReunitingThe Illinois attorney general signed a letter to the federal government demanding reversal of the existing policy.
Illinois Awarded $43.5 Million To Fight Opioid AbuseThe U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced the Illinois portion is part of more than $1 billion the agency distributed to all states as part of its five-point opioid strategy.
Ex-Cabinet Secretary, University Head Donna Shalala Bids For U.S. HouseShalala, former president of both the University of Miami and the University of Wisconsin, is banking that her experience is seen as an asset by voters.
HHS Disputes Losing Track Of Unaccompanied MinorsThe report found that Health and Human Services had failed to establish rules to protect unaccompanied minors.
HHS Secretary: Get A Flu Shot NowU.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is encouraging people to get their flu shots and leading by example.
UIC Gets $12 Million For New Community ClinicThe University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center is the recipient of a $12 million federal grant for a new state-of-the-art community health facility.