Lawmakers Override Governor's Veto of Heroin Bill
Dave Dahl -- Illinois Radio Network
The Illinois Senate Wednesday followed the House's lead and overrode the governor's amendatory veto of a heroin bill.
Supporters say heroin is an epidemic in the state, and the multi-pronged bill – among other things – provides for education, p…
Union Arbitration Override Fails in Illinois House
Gov. Bruce Rauner, a Republican who has pushed an agenda to curb organized labor's power, won a significant victory when the House failed to reverse his veto on union-backed legislation to aid contract negotiations.
The House voted 68-34 to override Rauner's veto of the bill...
Kristen McQueary Previews Override Vote on AFSCME Bill [AUDIO]
Chicago Tribune editorial board member and Rockford native Kristen McQueary joined the show once again this week to preview a big vote planned for this week in the Illinois House.
House Speaker Mike Madigan is expected to call for a vote on Wednesday to override the Governor's veto of a bill tha…
Illinois Senate Overrides Governor's Veto of Union Bill
Dave Dahl -- Illinois Radio Network
The theme of reducing the strength and influence of public employee unions in Illinois is losing steam.
The Illinois Senate Wednesday overrode Gov. Bruce Rauner's veto of a bill which would allow the state and unions to send matters to arbitration if they canno…