An Illinois state senator wants a gun advocacy group to apologize for comparing alleged attacks on gun owners to the actions of Nazi Germany. In the April issue of GunNews, publisher Guns Save Life uses a gold Star of David with an article that compares the treatment of Jews during the Holocaus
A health care council in Illinois isn't fazed by recent rulings against the new federal health care law. The state-appointed council just held the last of five public meetings to discuss how the law will impact stakeholders. Brie Callahan is a spokeswoman for Gov. Pat Quinn.
Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan has filed a lawsuit to stop former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge from collecting his pension. Madigan's lawsuit, filed in Cook County Circuit Court, alleges Burge does not qualify to collect his $3,000 monthly pension.