House Speaker Michael J. Madigan speaks Thursday with reporters at the Bilandic Building after his bill was approved by a House committee.
An Illinois House committee voted unanimously in support the
construction of the presidential library. Speaker Michael J. Madigan and
Rep. Monique Davis, D-Chicago, co-sponsored the bill, now headed to the
Thousands of runners are heading to Massachusetts for the 2014 Boston Marathon on April 21. It has
been a difficult year for Boston after last year’s bombings, but a
handful of runners from Chicago are heading there to support the city and show respect for the race.
least 50,000 foreign workers will not receive a job visa this year.
Many of them are students earning degrees in computing and digital
media. Chicago technology executives called for immigration reform as a
measure to keep talented tech types in the U.S. job market.
GrubHub Inc., the Chicago-based taker of restaurant orders, declined to say Thursday whether its agreement to give customers' online tips to food deliverers applies outside New York.
More than half of Medicare’s $3.4 billion insurance reimbursements to Illinois health care providers in 2012 went to just a handful of medical practice areas, according to data released by the Obama administration last week.