IEC Bulletin (January/February 1999)

  • Remarks of Governor Ryan on Illinois’ environment
  • Ruling may have impact on livestock facilities in Illinois
  • Review of annual conference

Tags: Governor Ryan; Livestock; Trails; Water

IEC Bulletin (March/April 1999)

  • Livestock negations yield results
  • Testing program for vehicle exhaust passes House
  • Assault on Illinois’ Endangered Species Act
  • Land acquisition bill passes Senate
  • Nature preserves bill passes House
  • ComEd to sell power plants
  • Spring session review

Tags: Livestock; Emissions; Endangered Species; Pesticides; Nature Preserves; Power Plants; Recycling; Clean Air; Coal

IEC Bulletin (July 1999)

  • Environmental bills sent to Governor Ryan
  • Genetically modified corn’s affect on monarch butterflies

Tags: Livestock; Endangered Species; Pesticides; Clean Air; Recycling; Landfills; Budget; Water; Transportation; GMOs

IEC Bulletin (December 1999)

  • Call to end the grandfathering of coal-fired power plants
  • Environmentalists and coal miners push for stricter air pollution controls
  • Report on power plant pollution
  • Review of annual conference
  • Governor Ryan creates Environmental Regulatory Review Commission

Tags: Power Plants; Coal; Clean Air; Pollution; GMOs; Water; Rivers

IEC Legislative and Policy Agenda (1999-2000)

Invitation to 25th Annual IEC Conference

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