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Pritzker’s Daily Briefing Streak Over At 61

CHICAGO –  This is the first weekend since March that Governor J.B. Pritzker will not give his daily briefing on Illinois’s response to  Covid-19.  Pritzker said on Thursday that the streak of  daily briefings will end on Friday, May 8th.  Friday was Pritzker’s 61st ...Read more

Chicago Mayor Releases Plan to Reopen

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has released the city’s five-step path toward re-opening, which has some stricter standards than the state plan released earlier this week. Lightfoot warned Friday that progress is dependent on residents continuing to stay home through the month of ...Read more