The Cook County GOP is calling for calm to prevail in the wake of what it called an "insidious" social media post made by Kankakee County Democrats comparing conservative voters to members of the Ku Klux Klan.
Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3) this week introduced H.R. 3894, the Great Lakes Water Protection Act, which will improve water quality in the Great Lakes Basin by working with wastewater treatment plants to end a practice called “blending.”
As many as 26,500 senior citizens could save a total of $45 million on their Cook County property tax bills due August 1, 2019, by applying now for exemptions they received last year, Cook County Treasurer Maria Pappas announced today.
Congressman Dan Lipinski (IL-3), along with Rep. Francis Rooney (FL-19), have introduced the bipartisan Raise Wages, Cut Carbon Act of 2019 to combat climate change by instituting a carbon fee and using the revenue generated to put money back into the pockets of taxpayers.
The jury may still be out when it comes to the fates of several close associates of longtime Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan who are now caught up in corruption scandals, but Chicago GOP Chairman Chris Cleveland is already sure of one thing.
For former Illinois state Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton), her recent decision to run in 2020 against U.S. Rep. Sean Casten (D-Downers Grove) in the 6th Congressional District comes down to her love for America.
Republican Cook County Board Commissioner Sean Morrison believes a scandal involving a board colleague accused of flexing his political muscle in a parking ticket incident could have far-reaching consequences.