The Americans for Prosperity Foundation (AFPF) will offer their thoughts on why capitalism is the best economic system at a July 20 forum co-sponsored by Americans for Prosperity's Grassroots Leadership Academy, according to a press release.
The Illinois House voted unanimously at the end of May to restore and appropriate funding to domestic violence shelters for the 2017 fiscal year, but the measure was still awaiting a vote in the Senate as fiscal year 2018 began July 1.
Hailing the project as “more than just a bridge,” Gov. Bruce Rauner joined his Iowa counterpart and other officials in a ceremonial groundbreaking for construction of an Interstate 74 Mississippi River bridge recently.
Illinois’ average personal income growth since the Great Recession is tied with Nevada for the worst in the country, according to data from Pew Charitable Trusts recently published on the Illinois Policy Institute website.