Christine Radogno http://wkms.org en Republican Leader Questions Illinois Pension Proposal http://wkms.org/post/republican-leader-questions-illinois-pension-proposal <p></p><p>A top Illinois Republican is scrutinizing a new state pension overhaul that would make a state income tax hike permanent. Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno says several pension proposals are on the table, but there isn't consensus. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 14:15:17 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 28350 at http://wkms.org Republican Leader Questions Illinois Pension Proposal Top IL Republicans Back Immigrants' Licenses http://wkms.org/post/top-il-republicans-back-immigrants-licenses <p></p><p>Top Illinois Republicans are joining an effort to provide driver’s licenses to illegal immigrants. House Minority Leader Tom Cross and Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno are joining former GOP Gov. Jim Edgar today at the state Capitol to announce their support. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 14:27:02 +0000 The Associated Press & Whitney Jones 25250 at http://wkms.org Top IL Republicans Back Immigrants' Licenses Supreme Court Refuses Illinois Appeal on Legislative Districts http://wkms.org/post/supreme-court-refuses-illinois-appeal-legislative-districts <p>The U.S. Supreme Court says it won’t hear an Illinois appeal on new legislative districts, giving no reason for its refusal.&nbsp; The state’s G.O.P lawmakers say they’re disappointed. &nbsp;Senate Minority Leader Christine Radogno&nbsp; and House Minority Leader Tom Cross allege the maps were gerrymandered to benefit Democrats and say the redistricting was unconstitutional. Lower courts have so far thrown out their complaints.</p> Tue, 02 Oct 2012 14:07:55 +0000 Whitney Jones & The Associated Press 22735 at http://wkms.org Supreme Court Refuses Illinois Appeal on Legislative Districts