Health & Family

Severity of Illinois' teacher shortage in question
Jan 19, 2017

New data shows Illinois ranks in the top five states affected most by America’s teacher shortag...

The Obameter: The promise of bipartisanship falls to bitterness
Jan 12, 2017

(This article from PolitiFact is reprinted here because of a collaboration between Reboot Illin...

Dem Rep. Kifowit calls out Springfield leadership: 'We have to do better'
Jan 11, 2017

Before representatives of the 100th General Assembly cast their votes for Illinois House Speaker...

Obameter: Cold shoulder from Congress on fighting climate change
Jan 11, 2017

(This article from PolitiFact is reprinted here because of a collaboration between Reboot Illin...

Dear lawmakers, a few words from some of our finest patriots for you
Jan 09, 2017

Dear rank-and-file lawmakers of Illinois, I’d like to share a few words with you on this las...

Health care is Obama's biggest achievement, but will it last?
Jan 06, 2017

(This article from PolitiFact is reprinted here because of a collaboration between Reboot Illino...

The Obameter: Rating President Obama's promises over the years
Jan 06, 2017

(This article from PolitiFact is reprinted here because of a collaboration between Reboot Illino...

Illinois No. 2 for most outbound moves in 2016, study finds
Jan 05, 2017

While there wasn’t much movement toward resolving the state budget stalemate in 2016, there was...

Illinois opioid deaths rise, budget crisis hobbles treatment
Jan 04, 2017

More than three out of four drug overdose deaths in Illinois now involve opioids, according to fi...

Let's make one more resolution that could truly help save Illinois
Jan 02, 2017

Opinion You should be over the holiday hangover by now. So, what do you say to one more resolu...

Only in Illinois: Abortion, social issues could re-emerge in 2017
Dec 29, 2016

With a Donald Trump presidency on the horizon, and with it the likely appointment of a pro-life S...

Land of Leaving: Illinois lost 6.5 residents per 1,000 people last year
Dec 28, 2016

Illinois experienced the biggest mid-year population loss of any state between 2015 and 2016. ...

Letter to the editor: Taxing fossil fuels instead of subsidizing renewables
Dec 27, 2016

Editor's note: This letter is in response to the Dec. 15 Reboot Illinois/PolitiFact Illinois fact...

27 new Illinois laws to know for 2017
Dec 27, 2016

You're well aware that Gov. Bruce Rauner and the General Assembly still couldn't manage to produ...

How accessible is health care in Illinois?
Dec 25, 2016

If you needed access to health care on the spot, are you sure you could get it? Turns out for Ill...


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