State House Adjourns Without Considering Mayor Lightfoot's Chicago Casino ProposalThe Illinois state House of Representatives adjourned on Thursday without considering Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s call for a Chicago casino.
Lawmakers Consider Tax Breaks For Sears, CMEIllinois lawmakers return to Springfield today to finish the fall veto session.
State Lawmakers Still Must Deal With Tax Breaks, Facility ClosuresUnfinished business is bringing Illinois lawmakers back to Springfield after Thanksgiving.
CME Group: Hurry Up With Tax Relief, Or We Might LeaveAs the Illinois General Assembly fall veto session winds down, the head of the company that owns Chicago's two big trading exchanges warns that time is running out to keep the firm from moving to another state.
Quinn Hopes For Tax Breaks For Financial Exchanges, SearsThe Illinois General Assembly begins the second round of its fall veto session Tuesday, and Gov. Pat Quinn is hoping tax relief is among the things on the agenda.
Quinn Sticking To His Guns On Layoffs, Facility ClosuresAddressing a range of issues in his office Wednesday, Gov. Pat Quinn did not bite at a suggestion that he might flip-flop on layoffs and facility closures.