Moody’s Gives Illinois Second Credit Upgrade Within A Year

Saturday, April 23, 2022 || By Jerry Nowicki/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews || Photo by Dan Macy/Flickr SPRINGFIELD – Illinois on Thursday received its second credit rating upgrade from Moody’s Investors Service within one year, moving up one notch but remaining in the worst shape of the 50 states. It’s the third upgrade between the three major credit ratings agencies during Gov. […]

Medicaid Expansion For Noncitizens Sent To Governor

Saturday, April 23, 2022 || By Peter Hancock/Capitol News Illinois || @maywoodnews  SPRINGFIELD – A bill that would expand Medicaid coverage to otherwise ineligible noncitizens is now awaiting Gov. JB Pritzker’s approval. That provision was part of an “omnibus” Medicaid bill, House Bill 4343, that passed through the General Assembly on the final day of the session. And while Medicaid bills are traditionally worked out in a bipartisan […]

Broadview Police Acquire Automatic License Plate Readers 

Cars traveling on Roosevelt Road in Broadview. | File  Saturday, April 23, 2022 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews  The Broadview Police Department has joined an array of suburban law enforcement agencies in acquiring automatic license plate readers.  The Broadview village board voted unanimously on March 21 in favor of a contract with the Flock Group, Inc., to provide the cameras. […]