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House advances bill to bar local ‘right-to-work’ laws House advances bill to bar local ‘right-to-work’ laws

House advances bill to bar local ‘right-to-work’ laws

A bill that would bar municipalities in Illinois from enacting local “right-to-work” laws like one the village of Lincolnshire enacted in 2015 is one step closer to going to Gov. J.B. Pritzker. Those are laws that prohibit employers from requiring a worker to join a labor union as a condition of employment. The Illinois House on Wednesday gave final passage to a bill that has already cleared the Senate but has an amendment.

House passes bill to promote ‘Get Covered Illinois’ House passes bill to promote ‘Get Covered Illinois’

House passes bill to promote ‘Get Covered Illinois’

The Illinois House on Tuesday passed a bill that would require all hospitals with emergency rooms to post information in a conspicuous place explaining how people can enroll in health insurance though the state’s online marketplace known as “Get Covered Illinois.” That’s the marketplace where consumers in Illinois who meet certain qualifications can buy individual or...
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