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Green energy group announces plan to move Illinois toward 100 percent renewable energy Green energy group announces plan to move Illinois toward 100 percent renewable energy

Green energy group announces plan to move Illinois toward 100 percent renewable energy

Rep. Will Davis, a Hazel Crest Democrat, plans to introduce legislation in the next two weeks that would move Illinois toward 100 percent renewable energy. “The renewable energy industry is ready to invest billions of dollars in our state and deliver the clean, homegrown energy our citizens want,” Davis said.

Senate Democrats send minimum wage bill to House Senate Democrats send minimum wage bill to House

Senate Democrats send minimum wage bill to House

A bill to raise Illinois’ minimum wage passed the state Senate on partisan lines Thursday, Feb. 7, after Gov. J.B. Pritzker made a personal appeal to Democratic lawmakers at a private caucus prior to the vote. Senate Bill 1 received only Democratic votes as it passed by a 39-18 margin, putting the onus on the Illinois House to get the bill to Pritzker’s desk by his requested...
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