September 25, 2015

Reauthorization of Export-Import Bank would benefit local manufacturers

Reauthorization of Export-Import Bank would benefit local manufacturers By Mike Riley This past June, Congress abruptly chose not to reauthorize funding for the (U.S.) Export-Import Bank, […]
November 10, 2015

Making the case for NGA West to come to Scott AFB Site in St. Clair County

By Mike Riley As the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) continues its analysis to determine where to locate the new NGA West facility, there are compelling reasons […]
November 23, 2015

The Art of Compromise is Needed Now in Illinois

By Ellen Krohne Illinois is proud of our connection to Abraham Lincoln. His leadership brought our country through its darkest days of the Civil War and […]
January 7, 2016

Leadership Council Elects New Officers for 2016

The Leadership Council Southwestern Illinois is beginning the New Year with new board leadership. Members in December unanimously approved five new officers to serve one-year terms, […]