illinois worker's compensation system http://tspr.org en Lawmaker Pushing for More Worker Comp Changes http://tspr.org/post/lawmaker-pushing-more-worker-comp-changes <p>Illinois is seeing results in changes the state made a couple years ago to its workers compensation system.&nbsp; But a Republican lawmaker said it's still not enough. Sun, 01 Sep 2013 19:23:30 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 39886 at http://tspr.org Lawmaker Pushing for More Worker Comp Changes Emphasis - January 13 http://tspr.org/post/emphasis-january-13 <p>Rich Egger's guest is State Representative Norine Hammond (R-Macomb). They preview the Illinois legislature's 2012 session.<br /><br />Lawmakers do not return to Springfield until January 30, which is later than normal. Hammond believes the legal battle over redistricting is part of the reason for the delay.<br /><br />Hammond said the legislature must work to stabilize its finances. She pointed out Moody's lowered the state's credit rating late last week and Standard &amp; Poor's has the state on a watch list.<br /> Fri, 13 Jan 2012 16:39:52 +0000 Rich Egger 471 at http://tspr.org Emphasis - January 13