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Lightfoot’s casino plan is dead for now

Amid lots of feuding interests and requests for help, the mayor’s proposal to revive a planned Chicago casino by reworking its tax structure fails to ...

Crain's Chicago Business + November 15, 2019 + View Article

Physician-ethicist says doctors should oppose assisted suicide

Organizations that advocate for the legalization of physician-assisted suicide have been increasing their efforts in almost every state where the practice it is not yet ...

Catholic Health World + November 15, 2019 + View Article

Trump administration releases health care transparency rules

The Trump administration has released two new rules requiring hospitals and insurers to make their negotiated prices public, giving patients the ability to shop around ...

Axios + November 15, 2019 + View Article

Illinois Senate President John Cullerton says he’ll retire in January

Illinois Senate President John Cullerton said Thursday he plans to retire in January, ending a roughly four decades-long career in the General Assembly and setting ...

Chicago Tribune + November 14, 2019 + View Article

ObamaCare enrollment reaches 177,000 in first two days of enrollment period

More than 177,000 people signed up for ObamaCare plans during the first two days of open enrollment, according to numbers released Wednesday by the Trump ...

The Hill + November 06, 2019 + View Article