Government - State

  • Ill. lawmakers investigate drop in deer numbers

    BELLEVILLE – Illinois state lawmakers are getting involved in an effort to find out why the latest deer-hunting season saw such a decline in harvested ...
    March 22, 2014 - 11:21 pm
  • Franks open to putting 'millionaire tax' on ballot

    McHenry County's Republican representatives in Springfield blasted House Speaker Michael Madigan's proposed "millionaire tax" as a political stunt tha ...
    March 22, 2014 - 12:41 am
  • Bill would waive hunting, fishing fees for Ill. seniors

    SPRINGFIELD – Legislation would waive hunting and fishing license fees for Illinois senior citizens.
    March 20, 2014 - 7:03 pm
  • McSweeney blasts Madigan's millionaires tax proposal

    SPRINGFIELD – Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan wants millionaires to pay a 3 percent surcharge for education.
    March 20, 2014 - 4:40 pm
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