With Travel Beginning to Spike, State Officials Pleading
Health care leaders, public health officials, and government leaders like Governor JB Pritzker have all been encouraging the public to cancel large Thanksgiving dinners and travel for weeks. But it appears the public may be ignoring those requests, leaving officials pleading Monday for …
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Pritzker Clarifies Travel Plans, Staying in Chicago — The
(7 days ago) Pritzker Clarifies Travel Plans, Staying in Chicago Governor JB Pritzker and his family celebrate Inauguration Day in 2019. Governor JB Pritzker sparked controversy Monday when he declined to say if he would follow his own advice and stay in Illinois during the Thanksgiving holiday.
Pritzker Won’t Say if He’s Leaving Illinois for
(2 days ago) Pritzker has been known to travel using semi-private charter flight company “Wheels Up.” For many Illinois families following the Governor’s guidelines to stay home during the Thanksgiving holiday and pass up celebrations with family and friends, its not clear yet if …
THE ILLINOIZE: Hospitalizations climbingCases out of
(7 days ago) THE ILLINOIZE: Hospitalizations climbingCases out of controlPritzker's travel stumbleBustos tests positiveScary budget numbersFinal election tallies todayBernie & Finke November 17, 2020 “THINGS ARE GETTING WORSE” I’ve never met Dr. Ngozi Ezike, the Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health.
THE ILLINOIZEA lame duck tax increase coming
(7 days ago) State officials are freaking out about the amount of travel taking place and the pending spike in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, and eventual deaths if big Thanksgiving celebrations go on as normal. Take it easy this year. Deep fry a turkey breast and buy an individual pie. Not a small pie for one. A regular pie for one.
UPDATED: Pritzker Declares State Disaster Following Major
(Just Now) I urge all Illinoisans to take this extreme weather seriously, avoid all unnecessary travel and check in on your neighbors.” Extreme weather has resulted in frozen wells in key natural gas producing states, including Texas, Oklahoma and Kansas.
Former GOP Senator, Independent Candidate for Governor
(8 days ago) From approximately May 2018 to June 2018, McCann, while representing himself as the renter, William, rented both the travel trailer and motor home from Sam, the owner, through the RV rental business. McCann caused a total of approximately $62,666 in campaign funds be used to pay the rental cost of the vehicles.
How Some Illinois Politicians Spend Thanksgiving — The
(3 days ago) Most years, the Chicago Kelly’s travel to NYC for a large family gathering. This year, it will be much smaller (household) with NYC and other family zooming in so they are all still together. It’s not Thanksgiving without calls to Aunt Cookie and Aunt Gloria.” Senate President Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) with no frills:
Madigan Isn't Going Away Without a Fight — The Illinoize
(9 days ago) With Travel Beginning to Spike, State Officials Pleading for Cancellation of Thanksgiving Plans. News Patrick Pfingsten November 23, 2020. Next. Quiet Jockeying Already Underway for Potential Duckworth Departure. News Ben Garbarek November 20, 2020 . Subscribe Contact Advertise With Us.
THE ILLINOIZE: 4ish races still outincluding Underwood
(7 days ago) THE LATEST. Rep. Grant Wehrli (R-Naperville) has conceded to Democrat Janet Yang-Rohr. Rep. Allen Skillicorn (R-East Dundee) conceded to Democrat Suzanne Ness as classily as ever. Rep. Monica Bristow (D-Alton) conceded to Republican Amy Elik. Rep. Nathan Reitz (D-Steelville) conceded to David Friess. Ken Mejia-Beal has conceded to Rep. Amy Grant (R-Wheaton).
The Dumb BGA/Sun-Times Attack on Sen. Terri Bryant
(1 days ago) The Better Government Association and Chicago Sun-Times took a swing at Sen. Terri Bryant (R-Murphysboro) this weekend and, frankly, I’m not sure why. On a small AM station in southern Illinois last week, Bryant told the host 75 % of Illinois Republicans are vaccinated. “I’m still trying to get some of the folks that travel down that line
Pritzker Announces Most Stringent Rules Since End of Stay
(7 days ago) Governor JB Pritzker has announced the entire state will move into a new tier of restrictions Friday due to the spike in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations across the state. The restrictions fall short of moving the state back into a stay-at …
Full Pritzker State of the State/Budget Speech — The Illinoize
(6 days ago) But it has given thousands of Illinois businesses a fighting chance. More than 80 percent of BIG program funds went to our smallest businesses, 40 percent went to minority-owned businesses, and nearly half went to restaurants, bars and taverns –an industry that along with travel and tourism has had to sacrifice the most in this crisis.
Pritzker Ends Mask Mandate — The Illinoize
(4 days ago) Pritzker Ends Mask Mandate. Governor JB Pritzker announced Monday he would remove the state’s mask mandate in light of new CDC guidance that vaccinated people no longer have to wear a mask. If you are vaccinated, you don’t have to wear a mask. That was the practical effect of CDC guidance issued last week, and Monday Governor JB Pritzker
Latest Legislative Race Counts — The Illinoize
(1 days ago) Latest Legislative Race Counts. Patrick Pfingsten. @pfingsten1 [email protected]theillinoize.com. News Patrick Pfingsten November 17, 2020. Previous. Reps. Cabello, Edly-Allen Lose on Final Day of Vote Counts. News Patrick Pfingsten November 17, 2020. Next. Pritzker Clarifies Travel Plans, Staying in Chicago.