Davis Rolls Out National Bail Reform Bill

Monday, January 29, 2018 || By Igor Studenkov || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Congressman Danny K. Davis at the City Club of Chicago in 2014. | City Club of Chicago/YouTube

U.S. Representative Danny Davis (7th) is looking to make Illinois bail reform national. On Jan. 18, he introduced House Bill 4833, which would require state governments to change their laws regarding bail and trial procedures in two significant ways.

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State Budget Impasse Leaves Homeless Out In The Cold

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 || Originally Published: Forest Park Review || 2/16/16 || By Tom Holmes Housing Forward Executive Director Lynda Schueler said the failure of Gov. Bruce Rauner and the legislature to pass a budget for the state of Illinois has already dried up funding for two staff positions, and if money continues to be withheld, a decision on more cuts will come in … Continue reading State Budget Impasse Leaves Homeless Out In The Cold