Update: 10:02 pm, 10/13/13, Sunday NATIONAL -- Link Card users can head back to the grocery stores with confidence. The system is back up and running.
SPRINGFIELD -- A local lawmaker is urging Congress to change part of the federal food assistance program.
SPRINGFIELD -- Farmers markets during summertime are the place to be in Illinois. Now, thanks to a push by Governor Quinn, more Link Card holders can visit these markets to buy locally-grown produce.
SPRINGFIELD - People calling the Illinois Link Card Fraud hotline aren't getting through to an operator very often, according to an investigation by WCIA 3 News.
SPRINGFIELD-- Rep. Bill Mitchell says the state should reform the welfare system before it considers making big cuts to Medicaid programs senior citizens depend on to survive.