Illinois Senate Gets Involved with Foxconn Extraction Debate


After the Illinois Attorney General and the Walker Administration traded threats of possible legal action regarding the Foxconn Technology Group project, it looks as if the Illinois State Senate might now get involved. On Thursday, the Environmental and Conversion Committee for the Illinois State Senate passed a resolution urging “Illinois agencies to take whatever actions possible to protect against the loss of water resources, the potential flooding, and other ecological impacts from this development.”