Pritzker Thanks Illinois General Assembly Committee For Upholding Rule On Mask EnforcementIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Tuesday thanked the Illinois General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Administrative Rules for upholding his order allowing local authorities to fine establishments that fail to enforce the rules on wearing masks during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Gov. Pritzker, Experts Emphasize Importance Of Mask Rule Enforcement During COVID-19 PandemicIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker was joined by public health experts on Sunday as he emphasized the need to maintain rules about wearing masks and social distancing to fight the pandemic – without politics getting into it.
Woman Says After Not Getting Benefits From IDES, She Called Governor's Office And Got Hung Up OnWe got dozens of emails on Wednesday alone from people still not getting the answers they need from the Illinois Department of Employment Security.
Unemployment Fraud Complaints: Ending the FrustrationPeople with jobs email the CBS 2 Investigators all the time saying they've been approved for unemployment benefits.
Supreme Court Denies Request From Illinois GOP Seeking To Block Rule Capping Number Of People At Political RalliesIllinois Republicans wanted relief from Gov. JB Pritzker’s coronavirus rule, which capped the number of people allowed at political rallies at 50.
Downstate Judge's Ruling Declares Gov. Pritzker's Executive Orders For Pandemic 'Void;' Appeal ExpectedA downstate judge on Thursday declared Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home orders void.
Executive Order Delaying Marijuana Licenses Has Social Equity Applicants Worried About Being Shut OutMore than 80 new marijuana licenses would have been announced Wednesday, but an executive order issued by Gov. JB Pritzker on Monday delayed them.
New Marijuana Dispensary Opening On Weed Street, But Other Dispensary Licenses Are Stuck On Indefinite PauseThe second recreational-only marijuana dispensary in Chicago opens Wednesday, on – believe it or not - Weed Street.
Trump, Pritzker, Lightfoot Spar On Twitter When President Criticizes 'Lack Of Leadership'President Donald Trump picked a fight over violence in Chicago with Gov. JB Pritzker and Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Friday night.
Illinois Reports 894 New COVID-19 Cases, 41 Deaths, Over 30,000 Tests Returned In One Day For First TimeThe Illinois Department of Public Health on Thursday announced 894 new cases of COVID-19, and 41 additional deaths.
Pritzker: No Plans Now For Illinois To Require Quarantine For Visitors From COVID-19 Hot Spot States, But That Could ChangeNew York, New Jersey, and Connecticut on Wednesday announced a requirement of 14-day quarantines for people visiting from other states that are seeing spikes in coronavirus cases. Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker said he has no plans for a similar requirement in Illinois, but that could change.
Gov. Pritzker Calls For Racial Justice At Day Of Action Event In MaywoodIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Sunday resumed his visits to Day of Action events in the Chicago suburbs.
Pritzker, Foxx, Preckwinkle Attend Day Of Action In Calumet CityGov. JB Pritzker joined the call for racial justice Saturday morning at the South Suburban Day of Action in Calumet City.
Pritzker Asks Police To Provide Protection For Grocery Stores, Pharmacies, Gas Station Trying To ReopenThe process of cleaning up and rebuilding after weekend looting is going to take time, but Thursday Gov. JB Pritzker had promising news about grocery stores.
Cocktails To Go Now Legal In IllinoisBars and restaurants with liquor licenses can now sell pre-mixed cocktails for delivery and pickup.