After being hit by GOP criticism, Democratic Gov. JB Pritzker ousted LaSalle administrator Angela Mehlbrech following fatal a COVID-19 outbreak at the home.
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Democrat Martin Sandoval pleaded guilty in federal court earlier this year and was cooperating with the ongoing investigation.
Gov. Pritzker said just vaccinating the state’s health care workers and nursing home residents could go into the new year.
With only 42% of Black adults in a national study saying they’re willing to take the COVID-19 vaccine, Chicago clinics serving communities of color see work ahead.
The GOP congressman hit the Democratic governor for not accepting federal aid earlier to stave off 30 COVID-19 deaths at the LaSalle home.
Illinois’ plans to vaccinate health care workers and nursing home residents first matches the CDC’s recommendations made Tuesday. But with an estimated 1.1 million health care workers in the state, …
The discovery, uncovered after analyzing blood donations from nine states, strengthens evidence that the coronavirus was quietly spreading around the world before health officials were aware.
Are the state’s latest round of restrictions actually lowering the COVID-19 numbers? Experts say it’s too soon to tell.
Rep. Chris Welch, D-Hillside, says he has mild symptoms and hopes to keep a Dec. 14 date for the committee’s next hearing.