Caterpillar to Move Global Headquarters to Texas From Illinois


Caterpillar Inc. CAT -1.10%▼ is decamping to Texas from its longtime Illinois base, joining other major U.S. companies weighing hiring and costs as they work to move past the continuing Covid-19 pandemic.

Report from state task force on jobs is too flawed to be starting point for public policy


When the Legislature approved the Illinois Future of Work Task Force, a framework was created so stakeholders could work collaboratively to assess the state’s economy and labor market and identify policies to help businesses, workers, and communities thrive.

Preparing Illinois' workforce for the future


ILLINOIS (WAND) - Illinois leaders said now is the time to plan ahead for the future needs of our work force. "As the saying goes, those who fail to plan, plan to fail," Clark Kaericher, the vice president of government affairs for the Illinois Chamber of Commerce, said in a press conference Tuesday.