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Proceeds Benefit Illinois Veterans; More Than $10 Million Raised Since 2006 - Governor Pat Quinn today kicked off a statewide launch of the newest Veterans continue reading »
Recently, Governor Quinn announced that Illinois exports to Mexico in the first half of 2012 topped $3 billion, a 13.7 percent increase. Mexico has played a key role in Illinois’ rise in exports with 20 percent growth in 2010 and 34 percent growth in 2011. continue reading »
Calls Mexican Independence Day a time to honor a century of friendship, trade - On the eve of Mexican Independence Day, Governor Pat Quinn today announced that Illinois continue reading »
Martin Sheen will go home with more than just the Silver Hugo for Career Achievement when he visits Chicago this August for the Chicago International Film Festival’s Annual Summer Gala. continue reading »
This week a new State of Illinois budget was proposed that would slash services to immigrants by 74% from 2010, and cut refugee services by 69% next year. continue reading »
Chicago Police Supt. Jody Weis is taking an unconventional approach to gang violence. Law enforcement is applying direct pressure to top gang leaders in an effort to decrease gang related violence. continue reading »