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Government Affairs Update September 2018

Posted on: September 7th, 2018 by MCA
City of Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel shocked the local political world on September 4th when he announced that he would not seek a third term as Mayor of the City of Chicago. Emanuel’s withdrawal from the race came as a surprise to many, including h ... Read Full Article

Government Affairs Update June 2018

Posted on: June 7th, 2018 by MCA
State of Illinois The 100th Illinois General Assembly concluded its work last week. The following is an update on measures we have been monitoring on behalf of MCA of Chicago. SB 3052 (Retainage) Last week, IMSCA’s legislative initiative, ... Read Full Article

URGENT: Retainage Bill SB 3052

Posted on: May 30th, 2018 by MCA
Fellow IMSCA members – We are excited to advise you … the Retainage Bill (SB 3052) was narrowly APPROVED by the House Executive Committee last week! We are now faced with the most significant moment for the most important IMSCA initiative of ... Read Full Article

Government Affairs Update March 2018

Posted on: March 8th, 2018 by MCA
State of Illinois MCA’s Government Affairs Committee met on Friday, March 2, 2018 to review legislation of interest to MCA. At the Committee’s direction, several pieces of legislation will be “slipped” on MCA’s behalf. The legislature has ... Read Full Article

IMSCA Lobby Day 2018

Posted on: February 21st, 2018 by MCA
MCA of Chicago would like to encourage everyone to attend IMSCA’s 2018 Lobby Day on April 24th. The event will be held at the Statehouse Inn in Springfield. Lobby Day provides IMSCA members with in-depth analysis of current legislation of interes ... Read Full Article