The latest on how we’re working for more ethical, efficient government in Illinois.
How many people need to be affected by a problem before elected officials decide it is worth seriously confronting? A quarter of million people? Half […]
Today, CHANGE Illinois testified at an Illinois General Assembly subject matter hearing on prison reform. At the hearing, Madeleine Doubek, executive director of CHANGE Illinois, […]
CHICAGO–CHANGE Illinois and diverse community groups and advocates Thursday called for Mayor Lori Lightfoot and aldermen to dedicate funding in next year’s budget for residents […]
The 2020 election paints a stark reminder of the impact of gerrymandering on voter choice and representation at the state level. Our state house has […]
We need transparent, accountable, people-first remapping at every level of government.
“I know it seems insurmountable, but taking small steps can begin the process and lead to some concrete changes.”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: AUGUST 13, 2020 CHICAGO, Illinois — For far too long, people in communities across Illinois have been left out of the redistricting […]
Today, Senator Melinda Bush, Senator Heather Steans and Senator Andy Manar convened a group of legislators and good government advocates to release their plan to […]
Two key former ComEd executives did plenty to make sure Madigan kept his grip on power through map drawing.
July 24, 2020 – In light of federal prosecutors’ revelations about an elaborate and long-running bribery scheme involving utility giant Commonwealth Edison, CHANGE Illinois calls […]