CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) – Illinois’ congressional delegation is backing Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s appeal to the Federal Emergency Management Agency to reverse its decision to deny aid to individual flood victims.
Congressional Democrats from Illinois Rep. Cheri Bustos and Sen. Dick Durbin have introduced legislation that aims to better protect roadside first responders across the country.
WOODSTOCK, Ill. (AP) – Congressmen and senators from Illinois are urging a review of health policies after a mumps outbreak at a northern Illinois county jail that houses immigrant detainees.
CHICAGO (AP) – Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has added her voice to the call for the banning of flavored electronic cigarettes in the city.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois and the city of Chicago are receiving nearly $38 million in federal grants to fight the opioid epidemic.