Also, the state senate plans public hearings on Illinois Veterans Home deaths.
Also, Chance the Rapper slams Emanuel’s plan to build $95 million police training academy.
Also, the Illinois house failed to pass a ban on semiautomatic rifle bump stocks.
Also, a Chicago priest blessed the Mandalay Bay hotel floor where Las Vegas shooter conducted massacre.
Also, Illinois attorney general Lisa Madigan sues the city to enforce police reform.
Also, parolees can no longer be arrested for being spotted with a gang member in Illinois.
Also, hundreds of Chicagoans gathered Sunday to denounce racism and bigotry after the violence at a white supremacist march in Charlottesville.
Also, the number of homicides in Chicago in 2017 is now on pace to exceed 2016 levels.
Also, Chicago reportedly needs $1.3 billion in new revenue and spending cuts by 2023.
Also, Jason Van Dyke’s lawyer wants to move the first-degree murder trial out of Cook County.
Also, an audit shows that Chicago’s pension crisis has gotten worse but the city has more cash.
Also, Chicago is raising $2.5 million less than anticipated from its seven-cent bag tax.
Also, Michael Madigan delays the Illinois house vote to override Rauner’s veto of the budget package and income tax hike until Thursday.
Also, the New York Daily News slams Rahm’s “DUMB TRACK MIND.”
Also, Standard & Poor’s calls the Illinois house’s actions a “crucial step” to end budget stalemate.