Workers’ compensation is a significant cost to Illinois taxpayers and drains scarce tax dollars from government coffers. A previous report in this series estimated the direct cost of workers’ compensation to state, county and municipal governments is $402 million in worker payouts per year.1 Building upon those findings, this report estimates that the total cost of workers’ compensation to...View Report
The Right to Try Act will allow terminally ill patients access to experimental medical treatments.
From criminal justice to crowdfunding, Illinois Policy Action is pushing four bills with a great shot of making it to the governor’s desk.
Right-to-Try laws empower patients whose lives are on the line.
A budget fix, local-government transparency legislation and a patient-freedom bill advanced out of committee last week.