Gov. Pat Quinn has announced two business agreements between Chinese and American companies.
Quinn was in Beijing during an eight-day trade mission Monday.
He says China-based Goldwind plans to build a $200 million wind farm in Lee County in north-central Illinois. Construction on the Shady Oaks project begins this fall.
Missouri Senate to debate "Aerotropolis" tax credit today
An analysis shows Missouri could either gain or lose money depending on how a proposed tax credit is implemented for international trade at the St. Louis airport.
Senators met as a large group Monday night to review the cost-benefit projections prepared by the state Department of Economic Development for the so-called "aerotropolis" tax credit.
Updated 1:25 p.m.
Reporting from Illinois Public Radio's Sean Crawford used in this report.
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn has followed through on his promise to veto legislation electric utilities fought hard to pass. Quinn says it would be too costly for power customers.
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