Friday, September 22, 2023
Illinois’ Public Pensions are Worst-Funded in Nation

There is no sugarcoating the reality that Illinois’ public pensions are the worst-funded in the nation. State and local pension debt in Illinois now sits at $211 billion, with both debt to GDP…

Thursday, September 21, 2023
Illinois Families Face Growing Consumer Credit Debt

Total consumer debt increased by seven percent from 2021-2022, rising from $15.31 trillion to $16.38 trillion. Auto loans, credit cards, mortgages and personal loans saw the largest increases on a percentage basis….

Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Free Car Seat Checks Offered During Child Passenger Safety Week

A properly installed car seat can save your child’s life. Make sure your child is in the right seat for their age and size by checking with a certified child…

Sunday, September 17, 2023
Celebrating Constitution Day and Citizenship Day

Today we commemorate the signing of the United States Constitution in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787. The Constitution defined the framework of our federal government, uniting citizens as members of…

Thursday, September 7, 2023
Illinois Ranked as the Top Outbound Moving State

Pro-growth policies that attract and retain businesses and families need to be implemented in Illinois. Find more information on the report here.

Wednesday, September 6, 2023
Strong Ethics Reforms Need to be Enacted in Illinois

Citizens in Illinois deserve to know that their elected officials are working in their best interests. It’s time to enact strong and lasting ethics reforms and clean up corruption in…

Tuesday, September 5, 2023
Illinois Needs to Do More to Help Small Businesses

According to a recent survey, Illinois leads the nation in declining revenues for small businesses. We have to do better and help make Illinois the best place to grow jobs…

Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Safe2Help Illinois Program an Important Resource for Students

Safe2Help Illinois is a program for students to confidentially share information on bullying, mental health, or anything that impacts their safety or well-being. Students can contact Safe2Help by its website, over…

Friday, August 18, 2023
High heat and humidity returning to Illinois

High heat and humidity are expected to develop Sunday through midweek across the state. Remember to drink plenty of water, apply sunscreen regularly, and wear light clothing to help protect…