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Stories with person: Pat Quinn
  • Key dates on road to legal medical marijuana in Illinois 
    Updated: Nov-09-15 11:47 am

    CHICAGO - The road to legal medical marijuana in Illinois began more than a decade ago, when proponents first began pushing legislation in Springfield. After many defeats, a law establishing a pilot program was approved in 2013.

  • Pilot project lets investors fund Illinois social services 
    Updated: Nov-03-15 3:50 pm

    CHICAGO - The state of Illinois is launching a pilot project of a public-private partnership that would have investors pay for services to people in need in exchange for a potential return on investment.