Cell Phones http://tspr.org en County Officials Push For Increase In Cell Tax For 911 Call Centers http://tspr.org/post/county-officials-push-increase-cell-tax-911-call-centers <span style="line-height: 1.5;">911 call centers are struggling to maintain services a</span>s more people ditch their landline phones for cell phones. That’s because wireless phone lines in Illinois are often taxed at a lower rate than landlines.&#160;<p>If you look at your cell phone bill, you’ll see that every line is charged $0.73 to support 911 emergency services. Tue, 06 May 2014 18:05:38 +0000 Ryan Weber 52742 at http://tspr.org County Officials Push For Increase In Cell Tax For 911 Call Centers Cell Phone Use in BHS http://tspr.org/post/cell-phone-use-bhs <p>Students at Burlington High School will be able to use their cell phones during school.</p><p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 02:25:04 +0000 Jason Parrott 23050 at http://tspr.org Cell Phone Use in BHS New Laws on Distracted Driving http://tspr.org/post/new-laws-distracted-driving <p>Illinois drivers are coming under more pressure to slow down and stay off their cell phones.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Governor Pat Quinn has signed four laws aimed at making roadways safer.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>&quot;We want to have strict laws that deal with those who greatly exceed the speed limit and cause great harm and loss of life,&quot; says Quinn, &quot;and we need to, I think, lay down strict guidelines for our judges and for those in the traffic courts across Illinois, so they know what the rules are.&quot;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 03:39:35 +0000 Jason Parrott 18676 at http://tspr.org New Laws on Distracted Driving