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House passes bill requiring LGBT content in state-funded textbooks House passes bill requiring LGBT content in state-funded textbooks

House passes bill requiring LGBT content in state-funded textbooks

The Illinois House on Wednesday passed a bill requiring public school textbooks purchased with certain state funds be nondiscriminatory and unbiased in their treatment of racial and ethnic minorities, and that they highlight the contributions that LGBT individuals have made to American history and culture.

New bills target pharmacy middlemen for state regulation New bills target pharmacy middlemen for state regulation

New bills target pharmacy middlemen for state regulation

As part of an effort to rein in the rising cost of prescription drugs in Illinois, Democratic state lawmakers introduced bills Wednesday to impose state regulations on a little-known industry, pharmacy benefit managers, or PBMs, who negotiate drug prices and benefits on behalf of insurance plans.

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