Illinois congressmen praise rollback of Obama-era waters rule

Illinois congressmen praise rollback of Obama-era waters rule By Cole Lauterbach | Illinois News Network Jul 12, 2017 Shutterstock photo http://willcountynews.com/2015/12/07/the-epas-water-power-grab-changing-the-definition-of-water/  http://willcountynews.com/2016/01/26/epa-waters-of-the-u-s-incredible-overreach-by-government/ ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Critics of an Obama-era regulation that is in legal limbo say it would make small creeks on private property subject to the same environmental protection laws as major rivers. Now, …

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Matthew Besler will assume the role of Chief Strategic Advisor to Citizens for Rauner

Governor Bruce Rauner announced that Matthew Besler will assume the role of Chief Strategic Advisor to Citizens for Rauner, Inc. Besler had been serving as President of the Illinois Opportunity Project (IOP). The Illinois Opportunity Project released the following statement in response to the announcement:  We congratulate IOP President Matt Besler on his new position …

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Local craft breweries in Illinois have another round of success thanks to community support

Local craft breweries in Illinois have another round of success thanks to community support Illinois News Network Jul 15, 2017   Shutterstock photo ILLINOIS NEWS NETWORK Illinois residents are toasting the success of the craft brewery trend, which is thriving thanks to community support. Illinois has 181 craft breweries, the 11th most in the country …

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