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Northwest Herald
Illinois lawmakers pushing bill to regulate daily fantasy sportsand DraftKings to amend their terms of use to no longer allow Illinois resident
Illinois lawmakers pushing bill to regulate daily fantasy sports
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
and DraftKings to amend their terms of use to no longer allow Illinois residents to participate in contests unless the Illinois General Assembly passed legislation specifically exempting daily fantasy sports contests from state gambling... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Just 3 in 1,000 juvenile arrest records expunged in Illinois, report saysexpungements over the decade. Nearly 90 percent of the counties averaged less t
Just 3 in 1,000 juvenile arrest records expunged in Illinois, report says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
expungements over the decade. Nearly 90 percent of the counties averaged less than one juvenile expungement per year. The Illinois General Assembly called for the commission to research the issue in a joint resolution passed in December... Read more
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NBC Chicago
State Senator Wants Hastert Stripped of Public Pensionsattempted to use hush money to cover up sexual abuse dating back to his time as
State Senator Wants Hastert Stripped of Public Pensions
NBC Chicago / Posted 3 days ago
attempted to use hush money to cover up sexual abuse dating back to his time as a Yorkville teacher. Hastert served in the Illinois General Assembly and Congress. He was ultimately named Speaker of the House in 1999. Over Hastert’s career, he... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Congress can solve Illinois' pension crisisClause to define classes of debtors and structure relief accordingly." If such
Congress can solve Illinois' pension crisis
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Clause to define classes of debtors and structure relief accordingly." If such a law had been in effect in 2013, the Illinois General Assembly could have passed legislation and the state could then have sought to implement it through the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Stopgap not nearly enough, yet cause for hopefind common ground to solve the problems." That's the way it's supposed to wor
Stopgap not nearly enough, yet cause for hope
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
find common ground to solve the problems." That's the way it's supposed to work, as foreign as that notion has been to the Illinois General Assembly. Tom Kacich is a News-Gazette reporter and columnist. His column appears on Sundays and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Bill would curb the practice of step therapyinsurance companies will continue to have the final say in a patient’s medical
Bill would curb the practice of step therapy
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
insurance companies will continue to have the final say in a patient’s medical treatment regimen. Legislation in the Illinois General Assembly, the Managed Care Act – Step Therapy, HB 3549, would help patients with diseases better manage... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Earth Day: A little recycling goes a long waybe done. Illinois Rep. Mike Fortner has suggested one small change to the act.
Earth Day: A little recycling goes a long way
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
be done. Illinois Rep. Mike Fortner has suggested one small change to the act. On�Feb. 11, he introduced HB 5920 to the Illinois General Assembly.�The change being suggested is a small fix to enable the definition of a�tablet to have a screen... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Reeder: Delaying lawmakers' paychecks a political playat a fast food restaurant. I know that sounds harsh. But that is what I have o
Reeder: Delaying lawmakers' paychecks a political play
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
at a fast food restaurant. I know that sounds harsh. But that is what I have observed during my 17 years covering the Illinois General Assembly.� Along with the bright lights, there are some pretty dim bulbs on the legislative marquee.� They... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Emanuel Defends New Plan for Lucas MuseumIn order to fund the project, the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, a
Emanuel Defends New Plan for Lucas Museum
NBC Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
In order to fund the project, the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority, a municipal corporation created by the Illinois General Assembly, would execute $1.165 billion in bond financing for the museum and other new buildings on the site, City... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Dan Cronin – Chairman, DuPage County Boardwon election to the office of DuPage County Board Chairman first in November 20
City Club of Chicago: Dan Cronin – Chairman, DuPage County Board
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 13 days ago
won election to the office of DuPage County Board Chairman first in November 2010, and again in 2014, after serving in the Illinois General Assembly for 20 years. He brings his passion for fiscal accountability and efficient government to DuPage... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Comptroller Leslie Munger: ‘It’s the right thing to do’Illinois House) Comptroller Leslie Munger joins The Steve Cochran Show to disc
Comptroller Leslie Munger: ‘It’s the right thing to do’
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 14 days ago
Illinois House) Comptroller Leslie Munger joins The Steve Cochran Show to discuss her announcement that compensation for Illinois General Assembly members and Constitutional Officers – herself included – will be treated the same as all other... Read more
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Daily Herald
Munger to delay pay for state leadersPay for Illinois General Assembly members and constitutional officers such as t
Munger to delay pay for state leaders
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Pay for Illinois General Assembly members and constitutional officers such as the governor and attorney general will be delayed because of the ongoing state budget stalemate, Illinois Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger announced Sunday. The state is... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois group wants to prevent veteran suicidestimes in different locations across the state starting in Springfield on May 2.
Illinois group wants to prevent veteran suicides
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 19 days ago
times in different locations across the state starting in Springfield on May 2. The group plans to submit a report to the Illinois General Assembly at the end of the year. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois group wants to prevent veteran suicidesfollowing their active duty. The task force is scheduled to meet five times in
Illinois group wants to prevent veteran suicides
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 days ago
following their active duty. The task force is scheduled to meet five times in different locations across the state starting in Springfield on May 2. The group plans to submit a report to the Illinois General Assembly at the end... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois budget crisis affecting cleanup of leaky underground fuel tanksour approval system so that payments will be made as soon as the comptroller re
Illinois budget crisis affecting cleanup of leaky underground fuel tanks
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 23 days ago
our approval system so that payments will be made as soon as the comptroller receives appropriation authority from the Illinois General Assembly.”St. Charles-based Grand Slam Enterprises Inc. has laid off more than a dozen workers as a result... Read more
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Billboard
Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen Riffs on His Musical Milestones En Route to the Rock and Roll Hall of FameZoom, Crazy ... Hello (Big Machine), arrived April 1 -- a date that, thanks to
Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen Riffs on His Musical Milestones En Route to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Billboard / Posted 24 days ago
Zoom, Crazy ... Hello (Big Machine), arrived April 1 -- a date that, thanks to a resolution passed nine years ago by the Illinois General Assembly, is ­recognized in the band's home state as Cheap Trick Day. "It's not like we get an award or... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Pellet gun to blame for gun scare at Wal-Martstudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Pellet gun to blame for gun scare at Wal-Mart
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Missouri lawmakers look to change police deadly force policiesstudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Missouri lawmakers look to change police deadly force policies
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Neighborhood Watch Group gets threats after helping with first arreststudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Neighborhood Watch Group gets threats after helping with first arrest
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Big turnout for new event aimed at kids on Quincy's north sidestudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Big turnout for new event aimed at kids on Quincy's north side
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Driver hurt in rollover crashstudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Driver hurt in rollover crash
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Illinois ranks 3rd most financially literatestudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Illinois ranks 3rd most financially literate
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local school hosts its annual Culture Daystudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Local school hosts its annual Culture Day
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Flag raised in honor of child abuse victimsstudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Flag raised in honor of child abuse victims
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Local legend remembers past, looks forward to weekend performancestudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
Local legend remembers past, looks forward to weekend performance
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
JWCC looks toward 2017 budgetstudents' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Leg
JWCC looks toward 2017 budget
WGEM Quincy / Posted 24 days ago
students' crimes Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Illinois GOP: Free up unspent money for social programsSPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) � Republicans in the Illinois General Assembly are propo
Illinois GOP: Free up unspent money for social programs
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) � Republicans in the Illinois General Assembly are proposing $1.3 billion in spending to cover human services. Christine Radogno (ruh'-DOHN'-yoh) is minority leader of the Senate. She and House GOP Leader Jim Durkin say most... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Bill would bar colleges from asking questions about Illinois students' crimesApr. 7, 2016 at 12:00 PM Posted Apr. 7, 2016 at 12:00 PM SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (A
Bill would bar colleges from asking questions about Illinois students' crimes
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 25 days ago
Apr. 7, 2016 at 12:00 PM Posted Apr. 7, 2016 at 12:00 PM SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimesIllinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois Gen
Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 25 days ago
Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man gets 50 years for crash that killed 3 members of Benton, IL familyIllinois students' crimesBill would bar questions about Illinois students' crim
Man gets 50 years for crash that killed 3 members of Benton, IL family
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 25 days ago
Illinois students' crimesBill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois bill to ease access to police videos delayedIllinois students' crimesBill would bar questions about Illinois students' crim
Illinois bill to ease access to police videos delayed
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 25 days ago
Illinois students' crimesBill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimesSPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General A
Bill would bar questions about Illinois students' crimes
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- Legislation now being considered by the Illinois General Assembly would bar colleges from asking prospective students whether they have been convicted of crimes. According to The News-Gazette (http://bit.ly/1VxQ122 ), the bill... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Mayor Jim Ardis calls for support of Gov. Rauner's education funding planPEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis said the Illinois General Assembly shoul
Mayor Jim Ardis calls for support of Gov. Rauner's education funding plan
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 27 days ago
PEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria Mayor Jim Ardis said the Illinois General Assembly should support Governor Rauner's education funding plan. The Mayor said Rauner's proposal would fully fund general state aid that provides record state support to local... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: The Third Deficit: Illinois’ Transportation CrisisCOO of the State of Illinois under Governors Jim Edgar and Jim Thompson. Under
City Club of Chicago: The Third Deficit: Illinois’ Transportation Crisis
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 27 days ago
COO of the State of Illinois under Governors Jim Edgar and Jim Thompson. Under his leadership and in accordance with the Illinois General Assembly’s Reform Legislation of 2010, the MPEA enacted historic measures to ensure the economic vitality of... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
The Sunday Spin Full Show : State Rep. David McSweeney, Theresa Mah and Juan Perez JrTheresa Mah joins the show. We’ll talk about her primary victory with being the
The Sunday Spin Full Show : State Rep. David McSweeney, Theresa Mah and Juan Perez Jr
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
Theresa Mah joins the show. We’ll talk about her primary victory with being the first Asian American to be elected to the Illinois General Assembly and what her plans are for Springfield. And wrapping up, we’ll speak with Tribune reporter Juan... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Democratic state representative nominee Theresa Mah speaks about her future in Springfieldspeaks to Democratic state representative nominee Theresa Mah. Mah is the first
Democratic state representative nominee Theresa Mah speaks about her future in Springfield
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 29 days ago
speaks to Democratic state representative nominee Theresa Mah. Mah is the first Asian American to be elected to the Illinois General Assembly. On this podcast, they talk about her primary victory and what her future plans are for... Read more

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