Mayor Emanuel and Cook County Board President Preckwinkle Announce Reciprocal Certification for Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses

New Program Will Spur Job Creation by Allowing Businesses to Save Time and Money While Eliminating Bureaucracy   CHICAGO – Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle today announced a reciprocal certification program the two governments have … Read More »

Illinois plans $500 million bond sale this month

(Crain’s) — In a deal that might be dubbed the “Big Lotto,” Illinois plans to sell another $500 million in tax-exempt bonds this month, the second of two debt offerings planned this year in the range of $500 million to … Read More »