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Senate Week in Review: July 8-12, 2024

New Data Shows 87,000 Illinois Residents Flee the State SPRINGFIELD – New data from the Internal Revenue Service shows that in 2022 alone, more than


Senate Week in Review: July 1-5, 2024

Supreme Court Declines to Take Up Gun Ban – For Now SPRINGFIELD – In an order released July 2, the United States Supreme Court declined


Senate Week in Review: June 24-28, 2024

Illinois’ Culture of Corruption in the Headlines SPRINGFIELD – Democrat Ed Burke—Chicago’s longest-serving alderman, a longtime ally of former Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan, and a towering


Senate Week in Review: June 17-21, 2024

Legal Battle Over Illinois Election Law Amendment Intensifies SPRINGFIELD – The legal battle over a controversial new election law, recently found unconstitutional by a Sangamon


Senate Week in Review: June 10-14, 2024

Senate Republicans oppose closure of Logan Correctional Center SPRINGFIELD – The Commission on Government Forecasting and Accountability (COGFA) held public meetings during the week about


Senate Week in Review: June 3-7, 2024

Governor Signs Record-Spending Budget with Billion-Dollar Tax Hike SPRINGFIELD – Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s government spending plan, which relies on $1 billion in tax increases, officially


Senate Week in Review: May 27-31, 2024

Pritzker’s Tax Hikes, Record Government Spending Pass General Assembly SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois General Assembly passed Governor JB Pritzker’s bloated budget and nearly a billion


Senate Week in Review: May 6-10, 2024

Mandating Child Abuse Awareness Notices in Businesses SPRINGFIELD – Senate Republicans are working to enhance the safety of minors across Illinois with legislation that mandates

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