The bill would ensure exiting lawmakers wait six months before lobbying. But Pritzker said it limited the executive inspectors general and wants that changed.
Illinois’ vaccine mandate applies to all public and private school employees, as well as health care workers, as the unvaccinated crowd hospitals.
Sources: A Vaccine Mandate For Illinois School Workers Is Coming, Along With A Statewide Mask Mandate
Sources say all public and private K-12 school employees plus higher education workers will have to get vaccinated under Gov. JB Pritzker’s plan.
After WBEZ surveyed the vaccination status of every Illinois state lawmaker, 30 still have not revealed whether they are inoculated against COVID-19.
The Illinois legislators who wouldn’t answer — Black Democrats and white Republicans — represent some of the least vaccinated areas.
The announcement Wednesday comes as the more contagious delta variant is driving a spike in new coronavirus cases.
An unnamed player on the 2010 Stanley Cup-winning team alleges ex-coach Brad Aldrich forcibly touched him and threatened to ruin his career.
Team GM Stan Bowman pledges cooperation but stays silent on a May 2010 meeting to discuss a player’s sexual assault allegations against an ex-coach.
The first-term Democrat credited the way Illinois residents responded to the pandemic as part of his motivation for seeking re-election.
Legislative Inspector General Carol Pope says she’s leaving because she didn’t have the authority to launch independent investigations or issue subpoenas.