Category: Politics

Legal pot may make way through the state legislature this year

Legal pot may make way through the state legislature this year

by KEVIN GROSS Some state lawmakers discussed the likely possibility of legalizing recreational marijuana due to changing attitudes about the drug’s consumption and the election of Governor J.B. Pritzker who has voiced support for...

Anti-Arena robocall comes from former member of the Progressive Caucus which Arena serves on

Anti-Arena robocall comes from former member of the Progressive Caucus which Arena serves on

by BRIAN NADIG In a strange twist, mayoral candidate Bob Fioretti’s campaign is sending out robocalls calling for the ouster of Alderman John Arena (45th), who has positioned himself as an alderman who fights...