Lisa Madigan seeks record-breaking 5th term

Lisa Madigan seeks record-breaking 5th term Austin Berg Austin Berg is the Senior Writer for the Illinois Policy Institute. / GOOD GOVERNMENT MAY 17, 2017 Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan will look to extend her record as the longest-serving attorney general in Illinois history. Her father, Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan, has remained the state’s …

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Nearly half of unemployed people in Illinois have given up on finding work

Brendan Bakala / JOBS + GROWTH MAY 12, 2017 A new survey from Harris Poll for Express Employment Professionals shows that nearly half of unemployed people in Illinois have given up looking for work. Forty-four percent of unemployed Illinoisans have given up on finding a job, according to a new survey conducted by Harris Poll …

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Washington wants the president to be a lame duck by way of manufactured controversy

Washington is on fire Posted on May 22, 2017 by Sam RolleyViews: 790 22 Shares Get ready for another major dust-up over the Trump administration’s attempts to replace Obamacare this week as the Congressional Budget Office releases numbers that are likely to make some eyes bulge. Meanwhile, this big, dumb controversy involving Trump, Russia and …

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