J.B. Pritzker

Exclusive: Illinois Murderers Released Early, Victim’s Families Not Notified

Tewkunzi Green was released from prison 22 years early after murdering Montral Fleming in Peoria in 2007 when Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) signed a “commutation of sentencing order.” Fleming’s family says they were not notified of her prison release through the state, but instead through Facebook. Multiple families have had similar experiences, and Illinois Senate Republicans are asking why.

Gov. J.B. Pritzker takes in the applause before signing the state budget and legislation related to a graduated income tax in Illinois, during a bill signing Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at the Thompson Center in downtown Chicago. Applauding Pritzker is Lt. Gov. Juliana Stratton. (AP Photo/Amr Alfiky)

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Urges Vaccinated People to Mask Up

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D) on Monday urged residents to continue to take precautions and to wear masks even as vaccination efforts are underway, citing the World Health Organization’s (W.H.O.) recent warning about the Delta variant and subsequently mask guidance, urging fully vaccinated people to wear masks.

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS - APRIL 17: Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker (R) tours one of the patient rooms at the COVID-19 alternate care facility constructed at the McCormick Place convention center in Chicago, Illinois on April 17, 2020 in Chicago, Illinois. The facility, which began seeing patients Thursday, will serve as a …

7 Democrats Who Violated Coronavirus Guidance as Left Moves to Cancel Thanksgiving

Several high profile Democrat politicians ignored guidance related to the Chinese coronavirus when it appeared to be personally convenient — a realization that comes as Democrat politicians, such as Chicago Mayor Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot and New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, are attempting to limit gatherings in personal residences ahead of the holiday season.

Lori Lightfoot