A day after the Senate confirmed Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson as the first Black woman on the Supreme Court, she spoke at the White House with President Biden and Vice President Harris
Gov. JB Pritzker and Democratic legislative leaders announced the spending plan Thursday, with aims to pass it on the final scheduled day of session.
Four companies will operate thousands of shared scooters this summer, including some downtown.
Lopez represents the 15th Ward on the Southwest Side and is one of Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s most vocal critics.
The vote on the historic nomination was 53 to 47, with three Republicans voting with Democrats. When sworn in this summer, Brown will be the first Black woman on the Supreme Court.
With a primary around the corner and a general election later this year, we bring you a refresher on everything you need to know.
When sworn in this summer, Brown will be the first Black woman on the Supreme Court. With three Republican senators saying they’ll vote for her, Democrats appear to have enough votes for confirmation.
Checks to low-income Illinoisans and a “permanent expansion” of the Earned Income Tax Credit are part of a proposal Gov. JB Pritzker quickly embraced.
The Southwest Side alderman is one of Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s harshest critics and has represented the 15th Ward since 2015.
Many issues are all still on the table as the deliberation from elected officials is set to come to an end this week.