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.
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.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois and the city of Chicago are receiving nearly $38 million in federal grants to fight the opioid epidemic.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois is getting $450,000 in federal funds to improve maternal health and reduce the number of women and babies who die during or shortly after pregnancy.
WASHINGTON (AP) – Illinois’ two senators have urged Major League Baseball to be more transparent about fans who are injured by foul balls, saying the lack of data is creating confusion about the extent of the problem.