More than 1,600 IFB members have sent messages to their member of Congress.
Illinois received $13.2 million in federal grant funding to upgrade security systems and hire security "navigators" as part of the "Cyber Navigator" program.
IFB Annual Meeting will take place Dec. 7-9 at the Palmer House in Chicago.
Public comment sought on EPA's proposed rule to base SREs on the three-year average of recommendations by the Department of Energy, including partial exemptions.
EPA released its supplemental proposal to the Renewable Fuel Standard calling for 770 million gallons annually in expected small-refinery exemptions.
First such plan since former Gov. Quinn's proposal in 2014.
By 2020, China's goal is to have nationwide availability of E10 biofuel, requiring a drastic increase in their ethanol production capacity.