Illinois Inspector General Nearly 100 Children Who Were Watched By Illinois DCFS Died, New Report Says By Sam Dunklau • Feb 25, 2019 Nearly 100 Illinois children who died within the last two years were involved with the state’s Department of Children and Family Services. That’s according to a recent Inspector General report. Listen Listening... / 0:58 Listen to a summary of the story. Listen to State Week - July 25, 2014 By Bob Meyer • Jul 25, 2014 Brian Mackey / NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS This week's topics include the Illinois Inspector General's investigation into possible political hiring at the Illinois Department of Transportation. Also, an overview of the state's rules and regulations regarding medical marijuana. Listen to State Week - July 11, 2014 By Bob Meyer • Jul 11, 2014 Brian Mackey / NPR Illinois | 91.9 UIS More details are emerging on the Illinois Inspector General's probe into political hiring at Metra. Also, a call for further investigation into Governor Quinn's Neighborhood Recovery Initiative.