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SaukValley.com
Stop diverting transportation tax dollars nowgets spent properly. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition,
Stop diverting transportation tax dollars now
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 hours ago
gets spent properly. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition, we wholeheartedly agree. The Illinois House recently overwhelmingly approving HJRCA 36, championed by dozens of Democrats and Republicans alike,... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Illinois House overwhelmingly backs remap reform planThe Illinois House today overwhelmingly approved a plan to take redrawing of le
Illinois House overwhelmingly backs remap reform plan
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 hours ago
The Illinois House today overwhelmingly approved a plan to take redrawing of legislative districts out of the hands of incumbent reps and turn it over to a commission named by the Illinois Supreme Court. But, like a somewhat similar plan adopted by... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lawmaker: Plan to abolish lieutenant governor 'hijacked'the measure won't go any further this year. State Rep. David McSweeney, a Barr
Lawmaker: Plan to abolish lieutenant governor 'hijacked'
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
the measure won't go any further this year. State Rep. David McSweeney, a Barrington Hills Republican, won approval in the Illinois House last month for a constitutional amendment to abolish the job now held by Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti, a... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthySPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax mil
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthy
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 20 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let voters decide in November. The proposal would change the Illinois Constitution to allow... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthyhigher taxes for the wealthy Posted May. 3, 2016 at 11:00 AM Posted May. 3, 2
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthy
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 21 hours ago
higher taxes for the wealthy Posted May. 3, 2016 at 11:00 AM Posted May. 3, 2016 at 11:00 AM SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthySPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax mil
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthy
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 23 hours ago
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let voters decide in November. The proposal would change the Illinois Constitution to allow... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthySPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax mil
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthy
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted yesterday
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let voters decide in November. The proposal would change the Illinois Constitution to allow... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthyCapitol building in Springfield, Illinois. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ Illinois H
Illinois Democrats propose higher taxes for the wealthy
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
Capitol building in Springfield, Illinois. SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) _ Illinois House Democrats who want the state to tax millionaires at higher rates plan to take up a measure that would ultimately let voters decide in November. The proposal would... Read more
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Salon.com
The “real” war on women?: Wisconsin lawmaker pushing awful anti-trans bathroom bill supposedly to “protect our women and girls”introduced a bill in January that was markedly similar to the one in Kansas—but
The “real” war on women?: Wisconsin lawmaker pushing awful anti-trans bathroom bill supposedly to “protect our women and girls”
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
introduced a bill in January that was markedly similar to the one in Kansas—but without the threat of a fine attached. Illinois House Bill 4474, also known as the “Child Privacy Act,” would compel the state’s schools to “designate each pupil... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Hastert got what he deservedwrestling coach from 1965 to 1981) to commit multiple acts of depravity. Then
Hastert got what he deserved
Bureau County Republican / Posted yesterday
wrestling coach from 1965 to 1981) to commit multiple acts of depravity. Then what happened? Hastert was elected to the Illinois House of Representatives in 1981 and, six years later, embarked on a 20-year career in the U.S. House. For eight of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Maisch & Kleinik: Tax dollars need to be used to fix infrastructuresspent properly first. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition
Maisch & Kleinik: Tax dollars need to be used to fix infrastructures
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
spent properly first. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition, we wholeheartedly agree. We applaud the Illinois House for recently overwhelmingly approving HJRCA 36, an initiative led by Rep. Brandon Phelps and Sen. Bill Haine... Read more
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Northwest Herald
House Speaker Michael Madigan makes rare appearance in Joliet to address labor leadersand send injured workers to the emergency room and to the welfare program.” Ma
House Speaker Michael Madigan makes rare appearance in Joliet to address labor leaders
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
and send injured workers to the emergency room and to the welfare program.” Madigan, who’s served as speaker of the Illinois House for 31 of the last 33 years, was the keynote speaker Friday night for the Will-Grundy Central Trades and Labor... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Does Acme make a Rauner-catching machine?to the Road Runner and the Republican Congress to the coyote. I think we now h
Does Acme make a Rauner-catching machine?
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 3 days ago
to the Road Runner and the Republican Congress to the coyote. I think we now have a more recent, more local metaphor. Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has long been credited with thinking through his strategies far more thoroughly than... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Thumbs up: Motorola sale brings new hope, and moreset for young people. Thumbs up: To the Accelerate College pilot program, also
Thumbs up: Motorola sale brings new hope, and more
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
set for young people. Thumbs up: To the Accelerate College pilot program, also known as House Bill 5561, passing the Illinois house with a 115-0 vote. Rep. David McSweeney’s bill allows community colleges to enter into an agreement with any... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois weighs college aid for students in U.S. illegallymy community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped o
Illinois weighs college aid for students in U.S. illegally
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
my community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped out,” Vivaldo said.A measure pending in the Illinois House would make the state among the few in the country to let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois weighs college aid for students in the U.S. illegallymy community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped o
Illinois weighs college aid for students in the U.S. illegally
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
my community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped out,” Vivaldo said. A measure pending in the Illinois House would make the state among the few in the country to let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegallymy community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped o
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegally
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
my community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped out,” Vivaldo said. A measure pending in the Illinois House would make the state among the few in the country to let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegallymy community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped o
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegally
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
my community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped out,” Vivaldo said. A measure pending in the Illinois House would make the state among the few in the country to let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Illinois weighs college aid for students in US illegallythat let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of their legal status.
Illinois weighs college aid for students in US illegally
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
that let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of their legal status. The measure is awaiting action in the Illinois House. California, Minnesota, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington already give state financial aid to students... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois weighs college financial aid for students in U.S. illegallymy community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped o
Illinois weighs college financial aid for students in U.S. illegally
Northwest Herald / Posted 4 days ago
my community college that have either discontinued their education or dropped out," Vivaldo said. A measure pending in the Illinois House would make the state among the few in the country to let immigrant students get financial aid regardless of... Read more
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Northwest Herald
‘Lock’ funds for road improvementsspent properly first. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition
‘Lock’ funds for road improvements
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
spent properly first. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition, we wholeheartedly agree. We applaud the Illinois House for approving HJRCA 36. The measure would guarantee the money raised for road and other transportation... Read more
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Northwest Herald
'Lock' funds for Illinois road improvementsspent properly first. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition
'Lock' funds for Illinois road improvements
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
spent properly first. As co-chairs of the Transportation for Illinois Coalition, we wholeheartedly agree. We applaud the Illinois House for approving HJRCA 36. The measure would guarantee the money raised for road and other transportation... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Editorial: Hastert got what he deservedwrestling coach from 1965 to 1981) to commit multiple acts of depravity. Then
Editorial: Hastert got what he deserved
SaukValley.com / Posted 5 days ago
wrestling coach from 1965 to 1981) to commit multiple acts of depravity. Then what happened? Hastert was elected to the Illinois House of Representatives in 1981 and, 6 years later, embarked on a 20-year career in the U.S. House. For 8 of those... Read more
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Daily Herald
DuPage senior meal program could come back, for nowthat would keep the in-home care services as they currently are and make it har
DuPage senior meal program could come back, for now
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
that would keep the in-home care services as they currently are and make it harder to change the program without legislative approval. The measure was approved by the Illinois House last week and could be considered in Senate in the coming... Read more
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Daily Herald
Hastert's state lawmaker pension checks continue, for nowfrom his time as a teacher and wrestling coach at Yorkville High School. Those
Hastert's state lawmaker pension checks continue, for now
Daily Herald / Posted 5 days ago
from his time as a teacher and wrestling coach at Yorkville High School. Those allegations don't include his time in the Illinois House in the 1980s. Still, some lawmakers say today they want to take that pension away. "I don't want taxpayers'... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Dennis Hastert a 'serial child molester,' judge says at hush-money sentencingto the AP. Earlier in the hearing, the AP noted, Scott Cross, a former Yorkvil
Dennis Hastert a 'serial child molester,' judge says at hush-money sentencing
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
to the AP. Earlier in the hearing, the AP noted, Scott Cross, a former Yorkville High School student and brother of former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said he was molested by Hastert decades ago and told the courtroom that he was... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Victim testified after Hastert asked his brother for supportand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
Victim testified after Hastert asked his brother for support
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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The Times Leader
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
The Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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ABC News
A Look at the Men Accusing Dennis Hastert of Sexual Abusetestified Wednesday, and afterward gave The Associated Press permission to publ
A Look at the Men Accusing Dennis Hastert of Sexual Abuse
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
testified Wednesday, and afterward gave The Associated Press permission to publish his name: Scott Cross, brother of former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross. Scott Cross, now 53, was 17 when he stayed after wrestling practice to work on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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KTVN Reno
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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FOX Carolina
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
FOX Carolina / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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Daily Herald
One brother a protégé of Dennis Hastert, another a victiminfluence by asking a powerful protégé for a letter of support. Hastert had wr
One brother a protégé of Dennis Hastert, another a victim
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
influence by asking a powerful protégé for a letter of support. Hastert had written campaign checks to help former Illinois House Republican Leader Tom Cross win his post and had been an important mentor for the Oswego Republican. But the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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KXXV Waco
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KXXV Waco / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
KWWL Iowa / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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Boston Herald
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pensionand was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the
With sentencing Hastert loses teacher pension
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
and was on the Yorkville High School wrestling team that Hastert coached in the 1970s. Cross, whose brother is former Illinois House Republican leader Tom Cross, said in court that Hastert fondled him on a locker room table after... Read more
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