J.B. Pritzker

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Chris Emma
June 22, 2020 - 2:29 pm
The state of Illinois will permit attendance of up to 20% capacity for outdoor stadiums and venues as part of Governor J.B. Pritzker's fourth phase of reopening, but the city of Chicago won't allow that just yet, Mayor Lori Lightfoot said Monday.
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Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker
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670 The Score Staff
May 12, 2020 - 4:13 pm
As MLB owners and players negotiate the financial terms of a labor deal to create a return-to-play framework in 2020 for a league with revenues gutted by the coronavirus pandemic, Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker on Tuesday expressed his "disappointment" in the players' union for pushing back in the...
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670 The Score Staff
May 08, 2020 - 4:20 pm
Illinois governor J.B. Pritzker envisions sports returning to the state this summer or fall, pending approval of safe plans, he said Friday at his daily press conference updating the coronavirus pandemic. Pritzker has spoken with major sports league commissioners and heard their desire to play...
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