Although Gov. Bruce Rauner has attempted to scuttle talk of legalizing marijuana for recreational use, state Sen. Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) has broken party ranks with a recent memo supporting the idea, according to Capitol Fax.
Ford County Republican Party Central Committee member Mike Wilson is breaking slightly with the committee on its disappointment in Sen. Jason Barickman (R-Bloomington) for supporting the legalization of recreational marijuana.
Kami Miller, a former official with the now dissolved East Central Illinois Mass Transit District (ECIMTD), was sentenced to three years of probation following a guilty plea to mail fraud, according to posting on the Edgar County Watchdogs website.
The Edgar County Watchdogs recently highlighted two ways that a lawsuit against Coles County over property tax rates and assessments could move forward despite recently being dismissed by a federal court.