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2014/04/18 02:33
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NEW YORK – A family seen by some as a potential American political dynasty is about to add another generation to its ranks. Chelsea Clinton, the only child of Bill and Hillary Clinton, surprised the...
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2014/04/17 14:44
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Reducing money's influence in politics There's no doubt that money influences politics - in big ways. Big money influences politics in even bigger ways, sometimes leading to corruption. That's why...
2014/04/15 21:43
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The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is asking for the public’s help in growing monarch populations. They say the monarch is dependent on the milkweed family. While the story of the monarch’s...
2014/04/15 20:28
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April 15, 2014 (URBANA, Ill.) -- The University of Illinois has brought in about $300 million a year more than it has spent since 2010 but has put off more than a billion dollars in maintenance,...
2014/04/15 15:02
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GALESBURG—Conservationist and 2013 CNN Hero of the Year Chad Pregracke will give the Commencement address at the 46th annual Carl Sandburg College Commencement, and state Rep. Donald Moffitt...
2014/04/15 01:14
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An alderman, who first told FOX 32 News about his city income tax proposal two weeks ago, offered new details Monday and won praise from the Chicago Teachers Union. Ald. Bob Fioretti said Chicago...
2014/04/09 00:14
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The Illinois General Assembly delivered a special package Tuesday to the Chicago City Council: a pension fix that probably requires aldermen to raise property taxes — less than a year before they...
2014/04/06 23:13
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Otis McDonald forever will be known as the man who brought down Chicago's gun ban. After a long illness, he died Friday, April 4, at the age of 80. The landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that...
2014/04/02 23:28
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The Democratic State Representative from Aurora believes that a not-for-profit organization that took in $10.9 million in revenue in 2011, according to its 990 tax form, should be more forthcoming...
2014/04/01 11:46
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Homeowners will pay more in property taxes and some city employees will see their retirement benefits cut under a pension reform plan reportedly unveiled Monday evening. The plan calls for a property...
2014/04/01 01:50
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SPRINGFIELD — Sen. Andy Manar (D-Bunker Hill) says he’s fed up with his children learning art in a janitor’s room. That is only a symptom of inequity the current education law promotes he...
2014/03/31 22:28
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March 31, 2014 (CHICAGO) (WLS) -- The controversy over political clout at Metra may result in a transformation of how mass transit is run in the Chicago area. Governor Pat Quinn's task force offered...
2014/03/28 17:46
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City Hall is reportedly close to a deal with the Municipal Employees and Laborers unions to shore up their pension funds. Talk of a deal has the police and fire unions in a "panic," according to the...
2014/03/28 04:51
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BETHALTO — Andrew Carruthers was about nine years old the last time the Madison County Republican Party had such a high-profile keynote speaker at the annual Lincoln Day Dinner as Michelle Bachmann,...
2014/03/22 23:50
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The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR), in cooperation with the Illinois Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus, has opted to postpone implementation of the Illinois Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV)...
2014/03/21 05:34
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Will Guzzardi ’09 paved the way to becoming one of the youngest Brown alums in elected office with his victory in Tuesday’s Democratic primary for a seat in the Illinois General Assembly. As he faces...
2014/03/19 17:44
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GLENWOOD | The Village Board on Tuesday unanimously approved a resolution that authorizes Glenwood to serve as a host for a casino gambling site. "We were approached by a developer who is interested...
2014/03/18 15:03
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OAK BROOK, Ill. – March 18, 2014 – A stronger economy and a continued bull market for stocks helped the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) – the best-funded public pension plan in Illinois –...
2014/03/18 05:13
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A bill making its way through Illinois' General Assembly would loosen overtime rules, making it easier for employers to exempt workers from overtime pay. "All the bill does is make the state of...
2014/03/15 03:28
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One Illinois lawmaker plans to challenge that. Illinois H.R. 895, submitted on March 5 by State Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia, D-Aurora, on Thursday was assigned to the Elementary and Secondary Education...
2014/04/18 02:33
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