Cook County Board Commissioner and GOP Chair Sean Morrison argues that all the new taxes and fee increases that went into effect in Chicago on Jan. 1 provide a glaring example of what is wrong throughout Illinois state government.
Forty-six dispensaries throughout Illinois can sell recreational marijuana to adults as of Wednesday, including 10 in Chicago, according to the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.
Northwest Side GOP Vice President and 41st Ward Committeeman candidate Ammie Kessem is convinced that the tax and fee increases to take effect this week in Cook County will lead more Illinois residents to accepting an even harder reality.
New model of integrated care is expected to improve health outcomes and lower healthcare costs by addressing social factors that impact health, coordinating services, and reducing avoidable emergency department visits and hospitalizations
A pair of researchers are suggesting the best way to reduce property taxes in Illinois is for the state to take over a greater share of funding for public schools and consolidate some units of local government.
Chicago officials are moving to sell off billions of dollars in bonds, which, according to Wirepoints President Ted Dabrowski, is an appropriately desperate move designed to buy the city some time to come up with a more sustainable solution to its economic crisis.
As part of ongoing efforts to build on the City’s comprehensive mental health framework, Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today adopted recommendations from the City’s Crisis Intervention Advisory Council (CIAC) and the National Alliance for Mental Illness Chicago (NAMI Chicago) to serve as the City’s roadmap in expanding equity and healthcare access to all residents in the city.
You might have heard of chemotherapy as a common cancer treatment, but a different treatment for certain blood cancers is becoming more common. CAR T-cell therapy is a type of immunotherapy, which means it boosts the patient’s existing immune system to fight cancer.
As a cloud of controversy continues to hover over former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson, the city's Republican Party Chairman Chris Cleveland argues that no one is asking the most obvious question.
Republican Ammie Kessem, candidate in the March 2020 41st Ward Committeeman election, says she was not surprised by reports that former Cook County Assessor Joe Berrios is now under federal investigation.