Duckworth calls Peoria Ag Lab a national resource, vows to fight to keep it open.
Shifting pension costs for schools and universities could lead to spike in property taxes, says Illinois political commentator.
Higher fuel taxes could be needed to pay for transportation improvements, but how much higher?
Proposal would close Peoria Ag Lab, which IFB President Guebert says contradicts Trump's commitment to supporting investments in rural America.
Conservation groups have issued a notice of intent to sue over the delay in the applicability date of the rule.
Budget would fully fund all regulatory functions at current levels, support existing staff at IDOA.
Concern over higher property taxes among reactions to governor's budget speech.