Some Suburban Mayors Want Their Municipalities Reopened Before Gov. Pritzker's Set DateA growing number of mayors in Illinois have called for action that would reopen their towns and villages ahead of Gov. JB Pritzker’s current executive order timeline.
Gov. Pritzker Acknowledges Illinois Unemployment System Has Been Unfit To Handle Surge, Says Change Is ComingGov. JB Pritzker on Thursday admitted that the Illinois unemployment system is “unfit to handle surge.”
Gig Workers Are Supposed To Start Getting Illinois Unemployment Benefits On Monday, But Will System Handle It?They’ve waited weeks and weeks for help, but starting Monday, Illinois gig workers should start receiving unemployment benefits.
Gov. Pritzker Says There's No Unemployment Backlog, But Source Says More Than 12,000 Illinoisans Still Waiting To Be ProcessedGov. JB Pritzker has said there is no real backlog on jobless claims in Illinois. But on Monday night, our sources said the backlog is real, and getting longer by the day.
Illinois Sees First Sunday After Small Religious Gatherings Become Acceptable Under Stay-At-Home OrderIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker has said church congregations can meet in person, provided that they keep the number small.
On 'Face The Nation,' Pritzker Says There Is Progress In Fighting Coronavirus And Moving Toward Reopening EconomyGov. JB Pritzker on Sunday said he believes the White House should have stepped in earlier to ensure states have the supplies needed for coronavirus testing.
Pritzker Announces Nearly 3,000 New COVID-19 Cases And 63 Deaths, Highest Number Of Tests In One DayIllinois Gov. JB Pritzker on Sunday reported nearly 3,000 new cases of coronavirus in Illinois, but also the greatest number of tests in one day so far.
Number Of Illinois Coronavirus Deaths Surpasses 2,500
Couple Says They Were On Hold For Hours With Key Bank After Not Getting Debit Card For Unemployment BenefitsThe money is still there, but unemployed Illinoisans still can’t access it -and bills are piling up.
Second Illinois Legislator Fighting Stay-At-Home Order, This Time For All ResidentsAnother state legislator is fighting Gov. JB Pritzker's stay-at-home order, and this time it could mean all Illinois residents can leave home.
Homeowner Cited After West Side House Party That Was Captured On Video Violating Stay-At-Home OrderA West Side house party that appeared in a viral video has now landed the homeowner in trouble with the law.
As Downstate Judge Rules In Favor Of Suit Against Stay-At-Home Order, Some In Chicago Are On The FenceAlready-anxious business owners were left rattled Monday by a court ruling in favor of a downstate Republican lawmaker who is challenging Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home order extension.
State Rep. Darren Bailey Says Gov. Pritzker's Stay-At-Home Order Extension Violates ConstitutionA judge on Monday granted a request by Illinois state Rep. Darren Bailey to halt a 30-day extension of Gov. JB Pritzker’s stay-at-home order to fight the novel coronavirus.
Large, Packed Parties Shown Violating Stay-At-Home Order, Some Busted By PolicePolice this weekend busted up a rowdy house party in Chicago, for which video went viral. And it was not the only one.
Illinois Reports 2,126 New COVID-19 Cases, 59 New Deaths As Gov. Pritzker Decries House Party VideoIllinois reported 2,126 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday along with 59 deaths – as the total number of deaths creeps toward 2,000.