Amanda Vinicky

Illinois Statehouse Bureau Chief


Cell Phone Usage/Speed Limit
8:03 am
Fri December 27, 2013

Driving Laws Changing in Illinois in 2014

Anyone driving in Illinois after January 1, 2014 must be prepared for some significant changes.

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No Release from Rep. Tracy
3:47 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Sen. Dillard Releases Tax Information

State Senator Kirk Dillard (R-Hinsdale)
Credit Illinois Public Media

State Senator Kirk Dillard of Hinsdale is the latest Republican candidate for Illinois Governor to make his tax returns public.

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Ryan, Blagojevich, & Ethics
3:59 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Notable Day in Illinois Political History

Rod Blagojevich's mug shot

December 9 is a significant day in Illinois' political history -- for better and for worse.

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Governor Signs Bill
7:45 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

Illinois Pension Reform Now the Law

Governor Pat Quinn

It took just a little more than a week for a pension overhaul in Illinois to go from an agreement between legislative leaders to law.

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Affordable Care Act
6:13 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

Congressman Criticizing Obamacare Costs

Aaron Schock (center)

Congressman Aaron Schock (R-IL) continues to push the federal government to reverse - or at least remedy - the Affordable Care Act.

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