Illinois lawmakers looking at changing Illinois biometric privacy law


(The Center Square) – Illinois lawmakers are looking at ways to change their state’s biometric privacy law after complaints from businesses and hundreds of lawsuits.

The surprise reaction to Biden's $2 trillion infrastructure plan


Illinois business groups don’t like the “terrible” proposed hike in corporate taxes. Some Democrats wish he had gone a little farther and included a rollback of the federal cap on deducting state and federal taxes, generally known as SALT.

Illinois Chamber of Commerce seeks changes to Biometric Information Privacy Act


(The Center Square) – The Biometric Information Privacy Act of 2008, known as BIPA, was developed to protect individual privacy in the Internet Age, but some business groups say the law is not working, prompting an effort to revamp it.