Quinn signs 3 Illinois traffic safety bills

August 15, 2013 asianct 0

 Gov. Pat Quinn has signed three road safety bills into law, including one beefing up adult drivers’ education requirements. Another lets the Secretary of State’s office reject driver’s permits or licenses for drivers 18 years […]

Chicago Sun-Times fires all staff photographers

June 20, 2013 asianct 0

May 30 the Chicago Sun-Times newspaper announced that it was laying off its entire 28-person staff of photographers. The Sun-Times photographers were informed of their layoffs in a profoundly hostile manner despite years, in some cases decades, of work […]

Illinois reviewing pensions for gun investments

January 15, 2013 asianct 0

SPRINGFIELD— Illinois public pension fund managers are reviewing their portfolios for investments in gun manufacturers after last week’s Connecticut school shooting.   Illinois State Board of Investment Executive Director William Atwood says that agency’s $12 […]

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