The Rock Island area's energy customers should save money and its economy should keep thousands of jobs thanks to the passage of the Future Energy Jobs bill, Gov. Bruce Rauner's website reported recently.
Mercer, Henderson and Rock Island counties are three of 24 Illinois counties that a transparency group has cited in a notice-of-violation letter accusing the state of not fulfilling its obligations to maintain accurate voter registration records.
Employers in Iowa should be celebrating after Gov. Terry Branstad signed workers’ compensation reform legislation that strengthens their cases against employees who fail drug or alcohol tests, a Chicago law firm said recently.
Disappointed with State Comptroller Susana Mendoza’s complicity in a recent ruling, several sources stated that Mendoza could have — or should have — fought back when a Cook County judge instructed her to release lawmakers’ paychecks recently.