To help highlight the challenges the COVID-19 crisis has created in the response to the ongoing opioid epidemic, State Senator Melinda Bush hosted a virtual forum “The Opioid Epidemic Meets the COV
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Representative Emanuel “Chris” Welch made history this week when he took the gavel as the first Black speaker of the Illinois House.
A new report from the University of Illinois at Chicago's Government Finance Research Center (GFRC) and co-authored by IGPA Fiscal Health of the State Working Group member Amanda Kass looks at how
Small businesses in Illinois and bordering states fared similarly through the COVID-19 pandemic, regardless of the timing or duration of stay-at-home orders aimed at slowing the virus, according to
The U of I Flash Index in September increased to 95.1 from its 94.6 level in August.
IGPA's latest Policy Spotlight examines some of the pros and cons of voting by mail as well as voters’ perceptions of it across the country.
The U of I Flash Index registered a modest gain in June to 93.1 from its 92.8 level in May.
The fourth in IGPA's series of Policy Spotlights related to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic examines conditions in Illinois prisons and jails.
The University of Illinois System’s Institute of Government and Public Affairs (IGPA) released a report on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on child care capacity in the state.