Pritzker: Illinois Delivers First Shipments Of Abbott BinaxNOW COVID Tests To Local Health Departments"It is it's disconcerting to me that people want to, you know, just either lie about it or disbelieve the facts. We've been operating on facts and data and science from the very beginning. We're not making arbitrary decisions."
Coronavirus In Illinois: 4,342 New Cases, 69 Additional DeathsThe statewide seven-day average positivity rate at 5.7% is the highest it's been since June 5, when the rate was 6%.
Pritzker: Don't Wait To Send Mail-In Ballots For The 2020 General Election"I encourage young and middle aged people who are not immunocompromised to step up and volunteer as election judges in your communities, a rule that your elderly neighbors have so often embraced as part of their civic service."
Pritzker, Lightfoot, Preckwinkle Discuss 'Miscarriage Of Justice,' Upcoming Protests In Shooting Death Of Breonna Taylor"This ruling is absolutely heartbreaking. It leaves more questions than it answers."
Pritzker: Illinois Poised To Have Most Diverse Cannabis Industry In U.S.Facing calls from communities of color, lawmakers to suspend the lottery for 75 new marijuana dispensary licenses, Gov. Pritzker said he’s open to minor tweaks to the program, but he said the process needs to move forward before considering sweeping changes.
Wash And Be Counted: Free Laundry Exchanged For CensusIllinois has a 70% census response rate so far, but Chicago is at 60%.
Illinois High School Players Still Sidelined Despite Big Ten Games Starting Soon"At Nazareth, we were pretty excited to get back to state and get the title. But unfortunately that didn't work out."
High School Football On Hold In Illinois, Despite Parents Pleas: 'This Is Squashing His Dream'"My plea to you, Governor Pritzker, do the right thing. Not just in the short term, but in the long term."
New Illinois COVID-19 Cases: 1,337The Illinois Department of Public Health confirmed Wednesday's number at 1,337 and 30 additional deaths. On Tuesday, the number of coronavirus cases in Illinois was listed at 1,392.
Tighter COVID-19 Restrictions In Will, Kankakee CountiesMeetings along with social gatherings must be limited to 25 people or 25% capacity.
'Utility Accountability' Centerpiece Of Clean Energy OutlineIt also includes goals for providing a remedy for potentially disastrous climate change and pollution while creating sustainable jobs and a new age of 750,000 electric vehicles within the next decade.
FDA Approves 'Game Changing' COVID-19 Saliva Test Developed At The University Of Illinois"This type of scalable product would allow us to mass, deploy testing, and better track and contain the spread of COVID-19."
Governor Pritzker Installs New Coronavirus Restrictions For Region 4, Downstate Counties"I want businesses to thrive. I want people to be free to do what it is that they want to do. But I want to make sure that people are safe and healthy, and that's the design of these mitigations."
Stolen Social Security Numbers At The Center Of IDES Scams"It's ridiculous. You have to be by your phone. And if you are not by your phone, you have to register for another phone call."
Pritzker: Illinois Cooperating With Feds On Curbing Unemployment Insurance Fraud"An individual who has not filed an unemployment claim but has received a debit card, or an unemployment insurance letter in the mail, has likely been a target of this fraud."