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Special ESP Legislative Update for June 20 2021

A Special ESP Legislative video update from the IEA Government Relations Director Sean Denney.
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Legislative Update for June 1, 2021

Legislative video update from the IEA Government Relations Director Sean Denney.
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Legislative Update for May 23, 2021

Legislative video update from the IEA Government Relations Director Sean Denney.
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Legislative Update for May 16, 2021

Legislative video update from the IEA Government Relations Director Sean Denney.
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Legislative Update for May 11, 2021

Legislative video update from the IEA Government Relations Director Sean Denney.
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Legislative Update for April 22, 2021

Legislative video update from the IEA Government Relations Director Sean Denney.

Legislative Update for Feb. 19, 2021

The 102nd General Assembly is underway.

Legislative Update for Feb. 28, 2020

The 101st Illinois General Assembly is in full swing and legislation is starting to move out of their respective committees. Pensions SB 3027 (McClure, R-Springfield) allows...

Legislative Update for Feb. 20, 2020

Gov. JB Pritzker gave his fiscal year 2021 Budget Address this week. While Governor Pritzker continues to make great strides to move the state...

Legislative Update for Nov. 14, 2019

The 2019 veto session wrapped up this week and the IEA had several big victories for public education and public unions, including around the...

IEA Legislative Update for June 3, 2019

The 2019 legislative session has come to an end. Few, if any, thought it would have ended on such a high note on so...

IEA Legislative Update for May 24, 2019

One week and counting! That is how much time is left before the scheduled adjournment of the spring legislative session of the 101st Illinois General Assembly. Most of the discussions are focused solely on the passage of a budget and a possible capital bill.

IEA Legislative Update for May 16, 2019

Legislative video update by IEA Government Relations Director Jim Reed.

IEA Legislative Update for May 10, 2019

This week, we finally got some good news about pensions. It appears we are not going to be facing a pension holiday proposal at the end of the spring legislative session.

IEA Legislative Update for May 3, 2019

The Fair Tax amendment SJRCA 1 moved from the Senate to the House with a full head of steam and a few pieces of...

IEA Legislative Update for April 12, 2019

This deadline week was everything we expected. We almost moved all of our priority bills out of the House and Senate. One proposal that...

IEA Legislative Update for April 5, 2019

Legislative video update by IEA Government Relations Director Jim Reed.

IEA Legislative Update for March 29, 2019

The Illinois General Assembly has been debating countless proposals to address a myriad of issues facing the citizens of the State of Illinois. As...

IEA Legislative Update for March 22, 2019

Both legislative chambers were in session this week. For the Senate, the end of this week marks the deadline for all Senate bills to...

IEA Legislative Update for March 15, 2019

This past week, the General Assembly continued with a focus on negotiating and preparing bills to be ready to move through the committee process....