State regulators are determining how Illinois will meet the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed carbon emission reduction goals, and a new report highlights ways the industry can ensure the electric grid stays reliable.
New data is highlighting the extent and persistence of child poverty in Illinois. The Illinois Kids Count 2015 report reveals that in 2013 more than 600,000 children, about one-in-five, were living in poverty.
Gov. Bruce Rauner made appointments to the recently-established state commission tasked with developing criminal justice and sentencing reforms, according to a Tuesday announcement from the administration.