The Momence City Council on Nov. 2 unanimously approved a $7 increase on water bills throughout the city to help repay a loan from the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency that the city used for water main repairs.
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) and 19 colleagues in the Senate appealed to the comptroller general of the U.S. to prepare an official government report on the measures that could be taken to address in-home gun access as a public health and safety issue.
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) joined fellow Senate Democrats Nov. 24 in urging the U.S. House of Representatives to vote on a bipartisan bill that would give the federal government power to prevent suspected terrorists from buying guns and explosives in the United States.
U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) filed a public comment with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Monday in support of Scott Air Force in Illinois taking over host responsibilities for a division of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.