Policy News

EverThrive Illinois' 2017 policy priorities coincide with, but are not limited to, our organization’s Initiative issue areas and are intended to help us meet our mission of improving the health of Illinois women, children, adolescents and families over the lifespan. Find the full agenda here.

December 1

State Policy Update

November 3

Budget - No new action on the Illinois state budget or increasing revenue dollars to fund the budget is expected prior to the November 8th general elections. The most recent action the legislature and Governor Rauner took on the state budget was the passage of the Stopgap budget package on June 30, 2016.

Thursday, October 6

State Policy Update
Federal Policy Update



State Policy Update

This week, Illinois Partners for Human Services released a report on the effect of the state budget impasse from FY15-16.