Crestwood’s Lou Presta became the latest Illinois public official to get indicted in a wide-ranging federal investigation.
Kwynn Townsend Riley of BYP100 says Congressman Lewis ‘stood for the good trouble, and that’s what we continue to do.”
The 2020 census is severely undercounting people of color and immigrants.
The decision comes as Senate Republicans try to make cuts to unemployment benefits.
Republicans want to reduce unemployment benefits from $600 per week to $200, according to the Washington Post.
State Rep. Lamont Robinson of Chicago endorsed the former South Bend mayor’s run for president.
How does Congressman John Lewis’ civil rights legacy resonate with today’s protest moment?
The non-binding resolution seeks to steer funds from law enforcement budget to services that include mental health and housing.
Although not named, the Illinois House Speaker and state Democratic Party boss — Michael Madigan — is “Public Official A.”
Samuel Wheeler is out as state historian months after finding no new evidence a multimillion dollar stovepipe hat belonged to President Abraham Lincoln.