18th annual National Black Business Month​ tm

Illinois is ranked second on the Black Business Affinity Index.  In June, the name of Chicago's founder, Jean Baptiste duSable, was put at the front of Lake Shore Drive over the veto of Mayor Lori Lightfoot.

Du Sable Lake Shore Drive

Leadership matters in Illinois state government

Lt. Gov. Julianna Stratten; Atty. Gen. Kwame Raoul, House Speaker Chris Welch and Secretary of State Jesse White