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2015/05/23 05:13
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Well, so much for making the will of the people the law of the land. Thursday, the Illinois House fell three votes short of approving a constitutional amendment to impose a tax of 6.75 percent on...
2015/05/23 05:13
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2015/05/22 17:12
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... — Legislation to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana has passed the Illinois Senate. Lawmakers voted 37-19 Thursday to make possession of 15 grams or less of marijuana a civil...
2015/05/22 13:20
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SPRINGFIELD — Legislation that would decriminalize the possession of small amounts of marijuana passed the Illinois Senate Thursday and was sent to Gov. Bruce Rauner. A spokeswoman for Rauner said...
2015/05/22 12:20
2015/05/22 12:20
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SPRINGFIELD — With little debate and no votes in opposition, the Illinois Senate has sent to Gov. Bruce Rauner a bill that prohibits the disposal of manufactured-gas-plant wastes at most landfills in...
2015/05/22 03:43
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SEMO baseball falls to Belmont in OVC tournament openerSEMO baseball falls to Belmont in OVC tournament opener Southeast Missouri State baseball loses to Belmont in first game of OVC...
2015/05/22 02:43
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Illinois Senate approves bill to decriminalize simple marijuana possessionIllinois Senate approves bill to decriminalize simple marijuana possession The Illinois Senate approved a bill 37-19 Thursday...
2015/05/22 00:10
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PHOTO: A view of the Ferris wheel on Navy Pier in Chicago. (Chicago Tribune photo) PHOTO: A view of the Ferris wheel on Navy Pier in Chicago. (Chicago Tribune photo) A lot of news today and Justin...
2015/05/21 23:10
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. -- The Illinois Senate Thursday approved a bill to remove criminal penalties for possession of a small amount of marijuana. With the bill, up to 15 grams of marijuana will be a...
2015/05/21 22:13
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On paper, the idea of automatically registering to vote all U.S. citizens who apply for a driver's license or state ID in Illinois would have broad appeal. Those who believe that expanding the roster...
2015/05/21 20:43
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Breaking NewsPossibly armed man at large after armed robbery in Jackson, MoPossibly armed man at large after armed robbery in Jackson, Mo Officials are currently searching for a possibly armed...
2015/05/21 20:40
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People caught with fewer than 15 grams of marijuana would be slapped with a fine instead of possible jail time if Gov. Bruce Rauner approves. State Sen. Mike Noland, an Elgin Democrat, won approval...
2015/05/20 05:27
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Republican Bruce Rauner smiles after winning the midterm elections in Chicago, Illinois, November 4, 2014. NEW YORK/CHICAGO With no easy way to financially engineer or negotiate its way out of a...
2015/05/20 05:24
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The Illinois Senate approved the bipartisan measure Tuesday with a 55-0 vote. It passed the House last month with a vote of 114-1. The “Right to Try” measure opens up the possibility for qualifying...
2015/05/20 00:40
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Terminally ill Illinois residents could gain new treatment options if Gov. Bruce Rauner approves legislation that grants them the "right to try" drugs not yet approved by the U.S. Food and Drug...
2015/05/19 20:43
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Legislation that would allow terminally ill patients access to drugs that haven't received full federal approval is headed to Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner's desk. The Illinois...
2015/05/19 18:14
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) - Illinois university officials and mayors say Amtrak rail service reductions that would follow proposed cuts in next year's state budget will hurt businesses and impact...
2015/05/18 19:53
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... is a millionaires club. I want to change that by bringing my blue-collar work ethic and common sense solutions to Congress. I know what it is like to wake up, punch a time clock and put in...
2015/05/18 19:13
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State Sen. Tom Cullerton said Monday he will run for Congress, joining Raja Krishnamoorthi in the race for the Democratic nomination in the west and northwest suburban 8th District. Cullerton, 45,...
2015/05/18 19:12
2015/05/18 19:12
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It's not even Memorial Day yet, but the list of candidates in next year's elections is growing fast. Two new ones today: a well-to-do ex-prosecutor in what looks to be a crowded race for Cook County...
2015/05/15 17:40
2015/05/15 17:40
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State lawmakers likely won't be able to approve a property tax freeze that Republicans called a Democratic political stunt being used to "embarrass" Gov. Bruce Rauner, who has proposed his own version...
2015/05/23 05:13
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