State Senator Sara Feigenholtz presents Senate Bill 3550.

Feigenholtz seeks to modernize oversight of financial institutions

State oversight authorities could soon have clarity in order to hold financial institutions accountable for deceptive practices under legislation sponsored by State Senator Sara Feigenholtz. “Throughout my career, I have prioritized strengthening corporate and consumer transparency,” said Feigenholtz (D-Chicago). “Taking on the financial sector is the next step to continue fostering a fair and equitable business environment in Chicago and throughout the state.” Feigenholtz’s

Feigenholtz advances Business Improvement District legislation

For Michigan Avenue and downtown revitalization SPRINGFIELD — State Senator Sara Feigenholtz passed Senate Bill 3679 — a bill three years in the making — out of the Senate Executive Committee on Wednesday with bipartisan support, meaning Illinois could soon join 45 states with permissive language to establish Business Improvement Districts. “The pandemic dealt a blow to downtown business districts across the country. Illinois