Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn signed three bills Sunday designed to safeguard drinking water supplies and study the issue of urban flooding.
Most private employers in Illinois will soon have to evaluate a job applicant's skills before asking about criminal history under legislation Gov. Pat Quinn signed into law Saturday.
Solar-produced electricity in Illinois will get a $30 million boost under legislation signed by Gov. Pat Quinn that also promotes the installation of solar panels on residential rooftops.
Illinois voters will have an opportunity to weigh in on a non-binding ballot referendum in November about raising the state's minimum wage under legislation signed by Gov. Pat Quinn Sunday.
State legislation that would guarantee the right to reasonable accommodations for pregnant workers is awaiting Gov. Pat Quinn's signature after passing through the state legislature Wednesday.
Most private employers in Illinois would have to evaluate a job applicant's skills before asking about criminal history under legislation that advanced to Gov. Pat Quinn's desk Thursday.
House Speaker Michael Madigan's "millionaire tax" proposal that he abandoned in April could appear in the form of an non-binding referendum on the November ballot.
With House Speaker Michael Madigan short of the 60 votes needed to extend the temporary income tax hike in his chamber, the Chicago Democrat is now calling on lawmakers to start working on an alternative budget proposal.
A measure seeking to place a non-binding referendum on the November ballot about increasing the state's minimum wage passed in the Illinois House Tuesday by a 71-43 vote.