Illinois Gov. Rauner pulls lawmakers back to Springfield for 5 percent tax hike
State lawmakers are being summoned back to Springfield to work on a state budget that includes a proposal to hike state income taxes to 4.95 percent and put curbs on property tax increases. Here's Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's plea Thursday to pass
U.S. Rep. Mike Bost, R-Murphysboro, and U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Taylorville, discuss the immigration bills being considered in Congress. They also discuss the policy of separating children from their parents at the nation's southern border.
Shiloh,IL. resident Charlotte Cox, 1705 Cross St., shares safety and court case concerns over controversial apartment complex, The Savannah after St. Clair County judge dismisses case in Southern Illinois near Belleville, IL., and St. Louis, MO.
Belleville Ward 4 Alderman Raffi Ovian in front of the Franklin Apartments building at 4 N. 96th St. Ovian and other Belleville aldermen are working on a program that will encourage owners to redevelop vacant and derelict properties.