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Chicago Tribune
Illinois legislators consider more higher education fundingIllinois Constitution should be amended to make changes ranging from how legisl
Illinois legislators consider more higher education funding
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
Illinois Constitution should be amended to make changes ranging from how legislative districts are drawn to eliminating the lieutenant governor's office. A measure sponsored by Rep. Jack Franks, D-Marengo, to overhaul how district boundaries are... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Illinois GOP senator holding the cardsWe understand you are now the chief Senate sponsor of a proposal that would all
The Illinois GOP senator holding the cards
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
We understand you are now the chief Senate sponsor of a proposal that would allow for the elimination of the Illinois lieutenant governor's office. Congratulations. We, along with many voters in your central Illinois district, would appreciate the... Read more
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Denver Post
Donna Lynne clears first hurdle on way to lieutenant governor's officeDonna Lynne passed the first legislative hurdle in her road to the lieutenant g
Donna Lynne clears first hurdle on way to lieutenant governor's office
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
Donna Lynne passed the first legislative hurdle in her road to the lieutenant governor's office on Wednesday, telling lawmakers she is committed to helping rural development, making government more efficient and working to improve health care. The... Read more
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Deseret News
Less than 15 percent of candidates took signature-gathering path to primary ballot— had enough signatures to qualify for the primary, according to the state elec
Less than 15 percent of candidates took signature-gathering path to primary ballot
Deseret News / Posted 12 days ago
— had enough signatures to qualify for the primary, according to the state elections office. Earlier this year, the Utah Lieutenant Governor's Office advised candidates to pursue both the traditional path to the primary ballot through Utah's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Illinois House, Senate play political games on constitutional amendmentsDespite a flurry of action on ideas to change the Illinois Constitution that in
Illinois House, Senate play political games on constitutional amendments
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Despite a flurry of action on ideas to change the Illinois Constitution that include eliminating the lieutenant governor's office, overhauling how legislative districts are drawn and setting up a graduated income tax, it's getting increasingly... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner, GOP perfect their flip-flopswho voted to defeat a measure to put a constitutional amendment on the ballot.
Rauner, GOP perfect their flip-flops
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
who voted to defeat a measure to put a constitutional amendment on the ballot. The amendment would eliminate the lieutenant governor's office by 2019. Good government groups have fought for years to dissolve the office because it is... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Budget chairman: We will fund TOPS, cut elsewheremembers feel are a lesser priority as well as looking as (unlocking) statutory
Budget chairman: We will fund TOPS, cut elsewhere
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 14 days ago
members feel are a lesser priority as well as looking as (unlocking) statutory dedications," he said. Henry pointed to the lieutenant governor's office as an agency that could possibly stand a bigger budget reduction, although Lt. Gov. Billy... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Griffin's fund cuts backed by panelRepublican U.S. Rep. Kenny Mulshof of Missouri and worked in the press office f
Griffin's fund cuts backed by panel
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Republican U.S. Rep. Kenny Mulshof of Missouri and worked in the press office for McCain's 2008 presidential campaign. The lieutenant governor's office spent $372,841.79 in state funds in fiscal 2011; $312,516.46 in fiscal 2012; $354,433.94 in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Franks' plan would take lawmakers out of remap processto approve Franks' plan and any other amendments to the state constitution, suc
Franks' plan would take lawmakers out of remap process
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
to approve Franks' plan and any other amendments to the state constitution, such as proposals to eliminate Illinois' lieutenant governor's office and put a greater emphasis on school funding. The redistricting proposal was approved by a... Read more
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Deseret News
Federal judge upholds controversial Utah election lawrule out an appeal. The party has not interfered with candidates using the sig
Federal judge upholds controversial Utah election law
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
rule out an appeal. The party has not interfered with candidates using the signature gathering path or objected to the lieutenant governor's office certifying them to the ballot and will not do so unless the judge finds the law unconstitutional... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Trump Jr. participates in Oklahoma turkey huntsaid. Thursday was the last day of the turkey hunt. Trump says he shot two tur
Trump Jr. participates in Oklahoma turkey hunt
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 20 days ago
said. Thursday was the last day of the turkey hunt. Trump says he shot two turkeys, getting lucky with one shot. The lieutenant governor's office hosted the event while teaming up with five communities around the state. The winner of the... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
2 Shreveport museums will survive state budget cutsnote, state Rep. Cedric Glover drafted a bill last week to remove the Water Wor
2 Shreveport museums will survive state budget cuts
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 20 days ago
note, state Rep. Cedric Glover drafted a bill last week to remove the Water Works and Spring Street museums from oversight by the lieutenant governor's office. It's not immediately clear what the new funding developments will mean for his pro... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lieutenant governor: Yeah, consider cutting my officeGetting rid of the lieutenant governor's office could save $1.6 million a year,
Lieutenant governor: Yeah, consider cutting my office
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Getting rid of the lieutenant governor's office could save $1.6 million a year, says state Rep. David McSweeney, who started the idea moving this week in the General Assembly. But the required notification to voters about a proposed change in the... Read more
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Deseret News
2 suspend state Senate campaigns, 1 re-enters raceall my heart," Eaton said in a Facebook post Wednesday afternoon. Lifferth rec
2 suspend state Senate campaigns, 1 re-enters race
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
all my heart," Eaton said in a Facebook post Wednesday afternoon. Lifferth recently submitted a formal complaint with the lieutenant governor's office, alleging that Anderegg and Madsen were not correctly documenting campaign contributions and... Read more
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Deseret News
GOP state Senate candidate questions campaign donation to opponentoffice earlier this year found them legal. Fillmore said he'd rather talk about
GOP state Senate candidate questions campaign donation to opponent
Deseret News / Posted 21 days ago
office earlier this year found them legal. Fillmore said he'd rather talk about issues than "these distractions." The lieutenant governor's office, with advice from the attorney general's office and the education community, looked into a... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
TOPS slashed, hospitals closed under proposed cutsthe awards would be greatly reduced. Some state parks, historic sites and muse
TOPS slashed, hospitals closed under proposed cuts
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
the awards would be greatly reduced. Some state parks, historic sites and museums would also close under the cuts to the lieutenant governor's office, although fewer than would have closed under a previous scenario. State parks set for potential... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Two Shreveport museums could close due to state budget cutsGlover to drafted a bill to move both the Water Works and Spring Street Museums
Two Shreveport museums could close due to state budget cuts
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 29 days ago
Glover to drafted a bill to move both the Water Works and Spring Street Museums from the Secretary of State's Office to the Lieutenant Governor's Office which just might save them. "And that makes sense because the lieutenant governor is over... Read more
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Deseret News
Utah Supreme Court hears arguments over disputed state election lawthe Utah Supreme Court to resolve that question of state law as part of the Rep
Utah Supreme Court hears arguments over disputed state election law
Deseret News / Posted 30 days ago
the Utah Supreme Court to resolve that question of state law as part of the Republican Party's ongoing lawsuit against the lieutenant governor's office, which oversees state elections. The justices didn't spend much time on that issue with... Read more

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