Sunday Jul 27
Politicians, Activists Hold Rally On Minimum Wage Referendum
At a rally on Sunday, Governor Pat Quinn, Senator Dick Durbin, Representatives Jan Schakowsky and Danny Davis and Mike Quigley all joined the group "Raise Illinois" to launch a new campaign, aimed at getting half a million people to pledge to vote for an increase in Illinois' minimum wage.
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Earlier this year, the Veterans Affairs Administration denied the Tampa Tribune's Freedom of Information Act request for the names of VA hospitals where veterans died because of delays in medical screenings.
Does Chicago Congressman Know the Difference Between 'Street Taxes' and Local Sales Taxes ?
Does gun banning Congressman Mike Quigley from Illinois' 5th Congressional District know the difference between collecting local sales taxes and collecting "street taxes" in Chicago? Could Congressman Mike Quigley understand if a bar owner felt safer owning a handgun in Chicago because someone had a job to collect "street taxes" from them and felt ... (more)
SEC Clamps Down On XBRL Filing Holdouts
Advocacy groups claim 60% of public companies aren't complying with SEC requirement to file quarterly financials in structured data format.
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Quigley Announces Winner of Congressional STEM App Contest
CHICAGO, July 3 -- Rep. Mike Quigley, D-Ill. , issued the following news release: This week, U. S. Representative Mike Quigley announced Trushitha Narla as the winner of the House Student App Challenge for Illinois' 5th Congressional District.
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Mike Quigley: Being Gay Does Not Implicitly Make Someone An Unsafe Blood Donor
Illinois Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat, on Thursday called on House colleagues to support Friday's National Gay Blood Drive.
House ethics change sparks controversy
Watchdogs and even some members of Congress raised alarms Tuesday after learning that the House of Representatives quietly changed how lawmakers report privately funded travel worth millions of dollars a year, removing those trips from one of the most high-profile reports that members must file.