SUBSCRIBE to Capitol Fax      Advertise Here      Mobile Version     Exclusive Subscriber Content     Updated Posts    Contact
CapitolFax.com
To subscribe to Capitol Fax, click here.
OK, we can’t pass this up

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

* Former Illinois Congressman Ken Gray wrote a letter to Caroline Kennedy and then talked to the Daily American about his relationship to Caroline’s father John F. Kennedy

“Your dad asked me to run for president after his two terms would have expired,” writes Gray.” The Constitution only allows two terms for a president and he was not fond of Lyndon Johnson and wanted me to succeed him.”

Why this revelation had never seen the light of day has more to do with Gray’s safety than it did his privacy. He says he was concerned for his own life which would have paralleled his dear friend in politics, issues and programs.

“He wanted me to be a candidate because he knew we shared the same ideology,” said Gray. […]

Gray says he was more interested in hunting down a killer than becoming president which could have been fatal. […]

He says from that time on he knew that his life was at risk should he continue in the footsteps of Kennedy.

“I feel there is still some danger, but I’m at an age now that it wouldn’t be so harmful,” said Gray who spoke with authority and total clarity throughout the interview.

“I could have been killed if they knew of the friendship,” he continued.

Um, OK.

* The accompanying photo

No, that’s not Phil Spector.

Caption?

- Posted by Rich Miller        


76 Comments
  1. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:50 pm:

    “…and in the middle, Paul Lynn. Let’s play Hollywood Squares!”


  2. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:51 pm:

    Playing the role of Congressman Gray, Christopher Walken…


  3. - Responsa - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:51 pm:

    How can we comment? There is nothing that can possibly be said. :)


  4. - A guy... - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:52 pm:

    “No, that’s not Phil Spector.”
    With all due respect, can you offer proof.

    Caption:
    You remember me; 12 noon every weekday on WGN.


  5. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:52 pm:

    “…I told them, 30 years ago, I need more Cowbell…”


  6. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:52 pm:

    This was personally disappointing; I have that same suit.


  7. - Wensicia - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:53 pm:

    Where’s his tinfoil hat?


  8. - Spliff - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:53 pm:

    I see you!


  9. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:53 pm:

    “I ordered that drink, Sweetie, and a side order of you!”


  10. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:55 pm:

    “If I recharge my ‘Lil Rascal’ in time, you want to join me for some shuffle board?”


  11. - I B Strapped - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:56 pm:

    LBJ was the south end of a northbound donkey, but even LBJ wouldn’t whack Ken Gray. (Sorry Kenny)


  12. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:56 pm:

    “I didn’t want to ruin our night, but my reserve unit got called up, and I leave in the morning, not knowing if I will return…”


  13. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:57 pm:

    “For those wondering what happened to ‘Larry’ from ‘Three’s Company’…”


  14. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:59 pm:

    “Yep. Me too. Marilyn Monroe.”


  15. - OneMan - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 2:59 pm:

    After Letterman announced his retirement his announcer Alan Kalter really let himself go…


  16. - I B Strapped - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:01 pm:

    Could that be Joe Biden’s dad?


  17. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:02 pm:

    - OneMan - well done, Sir!

    Ralph Malph - he’s still got it!


  18. - wordslinger - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:02 pm:

    Who knew Kenny was still around? A quick check shows that he’s 93.

    The first thing that comes to mind with Kenny is that he handed off one of his assistants, Elizabeth Ray, to Wayne Hays.

    Elizabeth confessed she couldn’t “type, file or answer the phone” but Hays, to his ultimate regret, found other duties for her.


  19. - Spliff - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:03 pm:

    ” … and then Johnnny said, he liked his friends to call him Johnny. Johnny said Kenny …. he really liked names to end in Y. He said Kenny I want you to be the president …”


  20. - Just Me - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:04 pm:

    You, sir, are no President Kennedy!


  21. - Spliff - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:04 pm:

    Why no I haven’t been drinking … does it look like I have been drinking?


  22. - A guy... - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:06 pm:

    “If you don’t believe me, ask Bobby and Teddy, they was in on this too”.


  23. - VanillaMan - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:07 pm:

    Man Survives 55 Years of Cuban Death Threats


  24. - Anonymous - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:07 pm:

    tour guide for rauner nursing home


  25. - Anon - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:08 pm:

    That’s Al Pacino who played Spector. Boolah!!


  26. - VanillaMan - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:10 pm:

    Kennedy Confidant Surprised By Newton Minnow Endorsement of Rauner


  27. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:12 pm:

    “I knew Sinatra. Hoffa. Kennedys. I knew ‘em all, Baby…”


  28. - RMW Stanford - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:12 pm:

    Wow a nice mixture of self promotion and craziness


  29. - Oldboy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:13 pm:

    Who plays Giancana?


  30. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:13 pm:

    This IS my hair’s natural color…”


  31. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:15 pm:

    “Today, we at ‘Studio 54′, ok. He woke up from his nap and wanted to see Andy Warhol…so, we’re at ‘Studio 54′…”


  32. - wordslinger - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:16 pm:

    Are there still some interchanges-to-nowhere down in Southern Illinois, courtesy of Kenny? He was pretty good at bringing home the bacon, if I recall.


  33. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:17 pm:

    “After all the ‘Airplane’ movies, Robert Hayes never really recovered…personally.”


  34. - Stones - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:18 pm:

    Somehow he doesn’t seem to fit the image of Camelot….


  35. - Pat C - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:19 pm:

    He was pretty good at bringing home the bacon, if I recall.

    Quite above average in that regard. Really punched above his weight, so to speak.


  36. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:19 pm:

    “I’m here to see…’Mercedes’…she working tonight?”


  37. - Pat C - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:20 pm:

    “Prince of Pork” :)


  38. - CircularFiringSquad - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:22 pm:

    All my look alikes…Rea, Forby, Poshard,…… will be happy that I have released these thoughts


  39. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:22 pm:

    “I would have thought Jason Plummer would have aged better, but that’s why you don’t time travel; you face disappointment.”


  40. - Anonymous - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:25 pm:

    A physical specimen / exhibit of the notion “Politics”


  41. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:26 pm:

    “I was more hip back when we only had 47 states…”


  42. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:27 pm:

    “Your doctor’s office, or mine?”


  43. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:29 pm:

    “I happen to have a Medical Marijuana prescription in my coat pocket. How about we go fill it and see what happens?”


  44. - Dirty Red - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:32 pm:

    “Anyways, I was cruising down Main Street with an onion tied to my belt, which was the style at the time.”


  45. - Arthur Andersen - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:33 pm:

    Word, those interchanges went somewhere. To every one-horse town every 3-4 miles south of Mt. Vernon all the way to Cairo.

    Caption: Keep 50 Feet Away From Flame


  46. - Dirty Red - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:33 pm:

    “Then Jackie said to me, ‘Kenny, I’m not moving to LA with the team. I want you to take my spot on the roster.”


  47. - Dirty Red - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:35 pm:

    “And then Buddy said, ‘Kenny, I gotta go get on this plane,’ and I never heard from him again.”


  48. - Give Me A Break - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:38 pm:

    Is this Carrot Top without makeup?


  49. - Dirty Red - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:38 pm:

    “Had Franky not called me before he turned it in, the Star Spangled Banner might have said ‘Oh Jose’ instead.”


  50. - SIUPROF - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:40 pm:

    As one who was represented by Kenny Gray, there is an old story:

    All that Kenny’s family wanted was to farm, but every time they bought some land, in about two years, the government built an interstate right through the middle of it.


  51. - Dirty Red - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:43 pm:

    “Steve was talking crazy. I couldn’t help but wonder if he was just hungry. So I gave him the piece of fruit I packed for lunch, and things just changed for that little computer outfit of his.”


  52. - Formerpol - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:43 pm:

    Ken Gray was a revered figure in Southern Illinois, who brought home the bacon and worked both sides of the aisle well. We need his kind of Congresscritter today! At 93, I bet he is still active and sharp.


  53. - wordslinger - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:45 pm:

    –All that Kenny’s family wanted was to farm, but every time they bought some land, in about two years, the government built an interstate right through the middle of it–

    LOL, there was a state senator back in the day who kept having the same bad luck when they extended the tollway west from Aurora.


  54. - wordslinger - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:49 pm:

    –Ken Gray was a revered figure in Southern Illinois, who brought home the bacon and worked both sides of the aisle well. We need his kind of Congresscritter today!–

    Here, you praise the career and integrity of Ken Gray, but on another thread, you say Quinn should resign right now?

    You’re handling the cognitive dissonance quite well.


  55. - Capitol Meme - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 3:53 pm:

    = We need his kind of Congresscritter today! At 93, I bet he is still active and sharp. =

    http://lolmeme.co/media/created/g5wfvx.jpg


  56. - Secret Square - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:20 pm:

    There’s a movie titled “Bubba Ho-Tep” with Bruce Campbell and Ossie Davis as old guys in a Texas nursing home who insist that they are, respectively, the real Elvis (who switched identities with an Elvis impersonator) and the real JFK (whose skin was dyed to hide his identity). Has Gray been hanging out with them lately?


  57. - wordslinger - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:25 pm:

    –At 93, I bet he is still active and sharp.–

    Apparently active.

    You still want to go with that “sharp” stuff after reading about how JFK wanted him to succeed him, how he was hunting down the real killers and how his life was in danger because of their friendship?


  58. - Arthur Andersen - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:32 pm:

    “Hugh Hefner still rocks the ‘Bunny Ears’ in this undated photo.”


  59. - Arthur Andersen - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:35 pm:

    “my ringtone is Red-Headed Stranger!”


  60. - democrat Grrrl - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:48 pm:

    Oh, dear.


  61. - Jake From Elwood - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:52 pm:

    Anything I might say would just be piling on. The man is 93 for God’s sake, so let him have his little stories and his leisure suits.


  62. - wordslinger - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 4:56 pm:

    Now that I think about it, Kenny was legendary for some pretty swinging parties at his houseboat on the Potomac, back before that sort of thing made the news.


  63. - Walker - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 5:15 pm:

    “I did it my way.”


  64. - SO IL M - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 5:22 pm:

    “I never did find out who that Smart@&& SOB was, and what ever happened to that Randy Whats-his-name anyway.”

    That’s kind of an obscure old joke


  65. - Johnnie F. - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 5:33 pm:

    And I said…I don’t care where the
    donation comes from…just transplant it right to my scalp. Yeah baby!! Shag-o-delic!!


  66. - VanillaMan - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 6:02 pm:

    Is that Michael J. Madigan before his magic apple that morning?


  67. - x ace - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 6:37 pm:

    Caption : ” I Started That Legend Stuff Myself”

    Gray’s own words upon our referring to him as the legendary Congressman Kenny Gray just a few year ago down at the DuQoin fair. A true character.


  68. - 4 percent - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 6:40 pm:

    And since I didn’t run for President, I decided to create the Illinois Policy Institute.


  69. - Fearless Freep - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 8:23 pm:

    Ken Gray is an example of a fine public servant who should be respected for his experience and wisdom. Obviously, some of the commenters here don’t know Mr. Gray or else they wouldn’t treat him with such mockery & foolish comments. Ken Gray was serving his second career in Congress (and retired) probably before many of you were even born! You don’t know what a real statesman is.


  70. - Capitol View - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 9:38 pm:

    what is there about Illinois politics that produces self grandizement and false narrativies?


  71. - Anonymous - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 9:44 pm:

    Richard Simmons Sweatin’ to the Oldies


  72. - Oswego Willy - Tuesday, May 6, 14 @ 9:45 pm:

    - Fearless Freep -,

    It’s just a caption. Its just Humor.

    No personal harm intended.


  73. - VanillaMan - Wednesday, May 7, 14 @ 7:40 am:

    Betty White’s younger boyfriend.


  74. - Bill - Wednesday, May 7, 14 @ 8:09 am:

    Chick magnet, mmmhhhmmm.


  75. - Upon Further Review - Wednesday, May 7, 14 @ 8:18 am:

    The letter sounds as delusional as the final weeks of Dan Rutherford’s gubernatorial campaign.


  76. - Northern Light - Thursday, May 8, 14 @ 1:34 am:

    Kenny Gray was truly a character and very good for Southern Illinois. It was hard to take him seriously though, as colorful as he was - a carnival barker at heart. I will never forget the time he told me, while flirting with me of course, that he could see lightening and electricity bolts from my braces on my teeth! He was TOO MUCH! Hard to believe this tall tale though.


Sorry, comments for this post are now closed.


* Reader comments closed for the weekend
* Summers compares Trump to Rauner
* New White House website references "thousands of shootings in Chicago"
* Let's try cashing in on our rich heritage
* And now for a little bit of good news
* Unemployment up, jobs down
* Question of the day
* *** UPDATED x1 - Kirk declined to fly with Obama *** Kirk won't stop saying goofy things
* Um... about that "fully funded" boast
* Cullerton, Radogno "playing coy" about tax hike percentage
* "Institute" ginning up opposition to Senate deal
* A SOTS preview?
* IDOT warns of doom for I-55 toll lanes
* Is the end near for legislator pensions?
* SUBSCRIBERS ONLY - Today's edition of Capitol Fax (use all CAPS in password)
* Yesterday's blog posts

Support CapitolFax.com
Visit our advertisers...

...............

...............

...............

...............
<


Search This Blog...

Search the 98th General Assembly By Bill Number
(example: HB0001)

Search the 98th General Assembly By Keyword

  
* ‘Hot Wheels: Race Off’ review
* LG G6 could be the first non-Google phone with Assistant on-board
* Galaxy Note 7 explosion report: why did Samsung’s phablet blow up? (Video)
* 200,000 people signed up for DirecTV Now at launch
* Sonos wants to integrate voice assistants into its speaker lineup
* [TA Deals] Master data science and analytics with this bundle for less than $50
* T-Mobile Tuesday for two

* Dominican Republic academy re-opens with upgrades
* Dominican Republic academy re-opens with upgrades
* New Hall of Famers reflect on highest honor
* Fans will be able to stream live games in '17
* New Hall of Famers get their close-up
* Williams says Hall not just for 'all-time greats'
* Collins named fourth-best catching prospect in MLB

...............


Main Menu
Home
Illinois
YouTube
Pundit rankings
Obama
Subscriber Content
Durbin
Burris
Blagojevich Trial
Advertising
Updated Posts
Polls

Archives
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
December 2006
November 2006
October 2006
September 2006
August 2006
July 2006
June 2006
May 2006
April 2006
March 2006
February 2006
January 2006
December 2005
April 2005
March 2005
February 2005
January 2005
December 2004
November 2004
October 2004

Blog*Spot Archives
November 2005
October 2005
September 2005
August 2005
July 2005
June 2005
May 2005

Syndication

RSS Feed 2.0
Comments RSS 2.0
WordPress

Loading


* Dart says he’s committed to combating sex traff.....
* Sen. Duckworth: ‘I didn’t give up literally par.....
* Statehouse Insider: Will this week see the budg.....
* Senate to try again on pension reform..
* There comes a time when a public official has t.....
* Editorial: Courage, yes, but also tax, gambling.....
* Statehouse Insider: Will this week break the bu.....
* Statehouse Insider: Will this week break the bu.....
* Illinois governor extends tax incentive program.....


* Illinois offers free tax preparation to low-income residents
* Illinois judge: Ban on shackling child suspects adds costs
* The Latest: Police say no arrests at Women's March in DC
* Crowds turn out for women's marches across Illinois
* Aaron Schock case assigned to federal judge in Urbana
* The Latest: Chicago protesters spill into city's downtown
* More female wrestlers competing in Illinois high schools
* Illinois Supreme Court strikes down Chicago rental car tax
* Illinois Supreme Court strikes down Chicago rental car tax

* Governor extends tax incentive program
* Schock case reassigned to Urbana's Judge Colin Bruce
* Background-checks policy leads U of I to withdraw 11 job offers
* Film industry generates half-billion in Illinois spending
* Illinois Senate leaders promise budget-deal vote Wednesday
* Jesse White wants ads on license plate renewal reminders to offset cost
* A new tax on sodas, sugary drinks? It might be part of Illinois budget deal
* Jesse White wants ads on license renewal reminders to offset cost
* Jesse White wants advertisements on license renewal reminders to help offset cost
* New state app aims to help students with career choices

* In the market for a new home? Here are your best bets.
* Illinois Holocaust Museum bets on rock 'n' roll
* How this Loop company survived the killing of its CEO
* Thousands of marchers flood downtown Chicago
* Jimmy John talks!


* Sweet: Roar of resistance greets Trump on his first full day
* Man, 19, wounded in Austin stabbing
* 2 men shot in North Austin
* Man, 21, shot in Fernwood
* Man, 47, wounded in Gresham shooting
* Man, 27, shot in West Garfield Park
* Bonds, Clemens aren’t as controversial with young Hall voters
* Man shot in arm in Hermosa
* Sources: Blackhawks have talked to Red Wings about Nyquist, Tatar
* Packers’ storied history makes it easy to overlook Falcons


* Thousands march through Loop as part of Women's March after rally draws 250,000
* Trump praises the CIA, bristles over media coverage of inaugural crowd
* How high can All-Star starter Jimmy Butler go - with the Bulls or elsewhere?
* Little fanfare for Obama's final ride into a wet, foggy California night
* Blackhawks keep winning, but they make it hard on themselves
* Blackhawks acquire Michael Latta from Kings in swap of minor-league players
* Man shot before alt-right journalist Milo Yiannopoulos' speaking event is in critical condition
* 1 dead, 7 wounded in city shootings
* 'We are America': Millions march in D.C. and around the world to resist Trump
* Woman shot by officers during standoff thanks them for 'saving my life'


The widget AQL4JYGHIY powered by Feed Informer does not exist.


* Big Brothers Big Sisters to note National Mentoring Month
* Local generosity inspires record-setting grant potential
* Statehouse Insider: Will this week break the budget logjam?
* Our View: Give President Trump a chance to succeed
* Guest Column: Put politics aside and pass a state budget
* Charles Krauthammer: Obama’s self-revealing final act
* Governor extends tax incentive program
* Schock case reassigned to Urbana's Judge Colin Bruce
* Background-checks policy leads U of I to withdraw 11 job offers
* Film industry generates half-billion in Illinois spending


* PODCAST: Fastener's ETC. Postgame Show 01-21-17
* Illini Recap: 'Play with that chip on our shoulder'
* Nathan Pennington, who battled cancer while raising money for St. Jude, dies at age 8
* Near-record highs create outdoor opportunities for residents
* Richey: Road woes continue
* Welcome home: Ben Zobrist feted by hometown Eureka
* Peoria rally offers loud voice of support for Women's March on Washington
* PHOTOS: Archer's Alley Indoor Regional Tournament 012117
* Women's March
* Proposal would lower signature requirement for independent, third party candidates


* Hartnell snaps tie as Blue Jackets beat Carolina 3-2
* Country star Crystal Gayle being inducted in Grand Ole Opry
* Adding veteran winger could re-spark Chicago Blackhawks
* The Latest: Protesters still marching through Washington
* Zellman's shooting sparks Lakes past Wauconda

* House lawmakers overcome hurdle on key tra...
* Rodney Davis talks funding with Bloomingto...
* The agency that fought Illiana gets a new ...
* Rep. Dold takes educational cruise down Ch...
* Lawmakers decry high turnover rate of VA h...
* CBD Oil, and politics
* Simon considering state Senate bid
* Killer Congressman Tom MacArthur trying to...
* Shutdown? State may not notice
* Rep. Bob Dold

* Bipartisan bill aims to reform H-1B visa s......
* Bipartisan bill aims to reform H-1B visa s......

* What happened in week three of the Colonie......
* What happened in week three of the Colonie......
* Ex-Sen. Kirk may become lobbyist, complain......

* The President-elect: The world's greatest troll!
* Capitol Fax: New White House website references “thousands of shootings in Chicago”
* Trump taking the oath and inaugural speech
* Thorner: Join the effort to preserve the Constitution
* Thorner/O'Neil: Will Trump drop the ridiculous notion of drafting women?
* Thorner/O'Neil: Will Trump drop his predecessor's ridiculous notion of drafting women?
* Knight: A Department of Justice worthy of its name
* 2016 World Series Champions Chicago Cubs honored at White House
* Moore tells women: Welcome to Day 2 of the Trump Travesty
* Fantasies always predominate in political people’s mentalities


* New Authority Allows DCFS to Strengthen and Preserve Families - Federal waiver grants DCFS flexibility to better care for fostered youth
* Illinois Film Industry Generates $499 Million in 2016 - Chicago named #5 Best Place to Live and Work as a Moviemaker
* State Announces Free Tax Preparation for Low Income Families
* Governor Announces Appointments
* Governor Takes Bill Action




      Hosted by MCS SUBSCRIBE to Capitol Fax Advertise Here Mobile Version Contact Rich Miller