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03
Feb

Catholic Conference of Illinois Executive Director Robert Gilligan today joined with state officials and advocates in applauding a new policy that eliminates the need for advance appointments for undocumented immigrants to apply for Temporary Visitor Driver's Licenses. Starting July 1, all Illinois Secretary of State facilities except for ...

25
Jan

Jan. 25, 2016 show Dr. Robert Sawicki, Senior Vice President of Supportive Care for OSF Health Care headquartered in Peoria, joins Bob to talk about palliative care, a mystery to most people who are not dealing with a chronic or terminal illness but serves as a key issue in the physician-assisted suicide debate. Then, Tony Cube, head of the ...

01
Jan

As we begin a new calendar year, the old one is still with us. State lawmakers and the governor have yet to craft a budget for the fiscal year that began on July 1, 2015 -- six months ago. Court orders and ...

01
Jan

Illinois lawmakers during the spring 2015 legislative session approved Senate Bill 159, which clarifies and improves the state’s Health Care Power of Attorney. The Health Care Power of Attorney is a type of form called an advance directive in which individuals state their health care preferences if they are ever in a situation in which they are unable ...