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NBC Chicago
Raoul Announces Run for Attorney GeneralIllinois State Senator Kwame Raoul has officially thrown his name into the race
NBC Chicago / Posted 17 minutes ago
Illinois State Senator Kwame Raoul has officially thrown his name into the race as he will run for Attorney General. Raoul, who represents Illinois’ 13th District, will be one of many Democrats running for the office that current Attorney General... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
State Sen Raoul to run for Illinois attorney general in 2018FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo, State Sen. Kwame Raoul, D-Chicago, spe
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 32 minutes ago
FILE - In this Aug. 12, 2015 file photo, State Sen. Kwame Raoul, D-Chicago, speaks during a news conference at the Illinois State Capitol, in Springfield, Ill. Sen. Raoul is running for Illinois attorney general next year, becoming the second... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Abe Lincoln and Vanna Whitewall — a love connection?I'd advise Abe to avoid too much globetrotting: there could be rivals out there
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 hours ago
I'd advise Abe to avoid too much globetrotting: there could be rivals out there. For instance, in Springfield at the Illinois State Fairgrounds, one gate is overlooked by a 30-foot statue of a young Lincoln. Sure, compared to the Peoria... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Can Abe Lincoln and Vanna Whitewall make a love connection?I'd advise Abe to avoid too much globetrotting: there could be rivals out there
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 hours ago
I'd advise Abe to avoid too much globetrotting: there could be rivals out there. For instance, in Springfield at the Illinois State Fairgrounds, one gate is overlooked by a 30-foot statue of a young Lincoln. Sure, compared to the Peoria... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Bulls hire Doug Collins as advisorin the world—the fit couldn’t be any better for me at this point in my life.”
Inside Hoops / Posted 4 hours ago
in the world—the fit couldn’t be any better for me at this point in my life.” Following a standout collegiate career at Illinois State, the Philadelphia 76ers selected Collins with the first overall pick in the 1973 NBA Draft. He played eight... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Pekin District 303 concerned with enrollment declineis working at Cat, there’s a lot of smaller industries or businesses around tha
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 5 hours ago
is working at Cat, there’s a lot of smaller industries or businesses around that feed into that that are affected.” The Illinois State Board of Education is not concerned with the decline in students. The state’s student enrollment figures for... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Buss family exhibits grand champion premier steer at Illinois State Fairfamily of Bowen received Grand Champion honors with their crossbred steer in th
McDonough County Voice / Posted 6 hours ago
family of Bowen received Grand Champion honors with their crossbred steer in the Open Premiere Carcass show at the 2017 Illinois State Fair. In addition, they exhibited the Reserve Champion Steer in the contest and also had the third, fourth and... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Golf: Defending 2A champ Armbrust has aims to take St. Francis team to stateWheaton native became the first state champion in program history last fall at
My Suburban Life / Posted 7 hours ago
Wheaton native became the first state champion in program history last fall at the Weibring Course on the campus of Illinois State University in Normal at the Class 2A finals with a one-shot triumph over a pair of downstate players. But... Read more
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The MidWeek
Another historical marker dedicated to DeKalb County agricultureof Bethany Road and Sycamore Road. Taking part in the unveiling were (from left
The MidWeek / Posted 8 hours ago
of Bethany Road and Sycamore Road. Taking part in the unveiling were (from left) state Rep. Bob Pritchard, R-Sycamore, Illinois State Historical Society Executive Director William Furry, DeKalb Swine Breeders former President Roy Poage, former... Read more
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The MidWeek
Looking Back for Sept. 20, 2017employed by the agricultural association before entering the service. Ivan E.
The MidWeek / Posted 8 hours ago
employed by the agricultural association before entering the service. Ivan E. Prall of DeKalb, a student at the Northern Illinois State Teachers College is now in the Army and is stationed at Camp Roberts, Calif. He enlisted early this month and... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Golf:Wheaton native became the first state champion in program history last fall at
My Suburban Life / Posted 8 hours ago
Wheaton native became the first state champion in program history last fall at the Weibring Course on the campus of Illinois State University in Normal at the Class 2A finals with a one-shot triumph over a pair of downstate players. But... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Illinois Beef Producers support FFABeef Checkoff with an 88 percent yes vote, helping support the youth of our ind
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 13 hours ago
Beef Checkoff with an 88 percent yes vote, helping support the youth of our industry was on their minds. In fact, the Illinois State Checkoff has made possible a number of new efforts never before possible in Illinois including significant... Read more
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Maneater
Mizzou club hockey looks to improve with new head coachMissouri’s club hockey team began its regular season against the Illinois State
Maneater / Posted 15 hours ago
Missouri’s club hockey team began its regular season against the Illinois State Redbirds in Jefferson City, Missouri, on Sept. 15, losing both games. For a team that finished with a 7-15-2 record last year, the Tigers look for a fresh start this... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Previous setbacks have made this season's breakout performance that much sweeter for UCLA receiver Darren Andrews10 pounds, making his muscular, 195-pound physique more closely resemble that o
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 hours ago
10 pounds, making his muscular, 195-pound physique more closely resemble that of his father, a former defensive back at Illinois State who had a tryout in the Canadian Football League. He felt faster and stronger, resulting in personal records... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Bumann serves as guest ‘Call to Post’for harness horse races in Illinois, including at the Henry County Fair, Mercer
Bureau County Republican / Posted 22 hours ago
for harness horse races in Illinois, including at the Henry County Fair, Mercer County Fair, Brown County Fair and the Illinois State Fair. Besides�playing the “Call to Post,” Bumann plays�“Taps” at military funerals and�veterans’ events. He... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Wyanet man sentenced to 3 years for drug feloniesfloor next to the bed. Inside the safe, a bag of a white powdery substance was
Bureau County Republican / Posted 22 hours ago
floor next to the bed. Inside the safe, a bag of a white powdery substance was found. The substance was later taken to the Illinois State Police Morton Forensic Laboratory, where it was determined that the substance was heroin. On July 31 in the... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Grand jury returns 11 indictmentsof possessing, with the intent to deliver, more than 2,000 grams of a substance
Bureau County Republican / Posted 22 hours ago
of possessing, with the intent to deliver, more than 2,000 grams of a substance containing cannabis. A sergeant from the Illinois State Police testified before the grand jury. Nyegran is free from custody after posting 10 percent of his $100,000... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
State of Grace gospel trio will perform at Seatonville banquetat the church or calling 815-894-2697. Following the meal, at approximately 7
Bureau County Republican / Posted 22 hours ago
at the church or calling 815-894-2697. Following the meal, at approximately 7 p.m., there will be a concert performed by State of Grace, a southern Gospel trio based in Sullivan, Ill. The trio has been singing for more than 10 years. Della, Gary... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: House Republican Leader Jim Durkinassistant Cook County state’s attorney, serving in the felony trial and narcoti
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 22 hours ago
assistant Cook County state’s attorney, serving in the felony trial and narcotics bureaus. In January 1995, Jim became an Illinois State Representative in the 44th district. In 2002, Jim was the Republican nominee for United States Senate but was... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
D-303 Class of 2017 earns record ACT scoresstudents began taking the ACT in the state of Illinois. District 303 scores fo
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
students began taking the ACT in the state of Illinois. District 303 scores for the 2017 senior class are well above the Illinois state averages: 2.6 higher in English; 2.6 higher in math; 2.3 higher in reading; 2.3 higher in science; and 2.4... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Bulls bring back Doug Collins as special adviserin 2008. But Collins withdrew from consideration and the Bulls ultimately settl
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
in 2008. But Collins withdrew from consideration and the Bulls ultimately settled on Vinny Del Negro. The 76ers drafted Collins out of Illinois State with the No. 1 overall pick in 1973. At ISU, Collins averaged 29.1 points in his three-year car... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Ogle County 4-H volunteer enters hall of fameSheryl Hopkins was one of 71 volunteers recently inducted into the 4-H Hall of
The Journal-Standard / Posted yesterday
Sheryl Hopkins was one of 71 volunteers recently inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame by the Illinois 4-H Foundation at the Illinois State Fair in Springfield. The Illinois 4-H Foundation established the statewide Hall of Fame in 2004 to honor and... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
A quick primer on what's in the 2017-19 Wisconsin state budgetarea. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says the new transportation s
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
area. The Wisconsin Department of Transportation says the new transportation spending plan won't delay two big Dane County projects: expanding Verona Road near McKee Road and U.S. Interstate 39-90 from the Madison area to the Illinois stat... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Ailing mom's attendance at son's dog show is perfect medicine for bothfair TOLONO — Duncan Hughes has dazzled judges this year, collecting blue ribb
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
fair TOLONO — Duncan Hughes has dazzled judges this year, collecting blue ribbons at the Champaign County 4-H Dog Show and Illinois State Fair in dog obedience for his handling of 11-year-old black Labrador, Buck. But Duncan's mom, Sarah, says... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois State Univ. announces $150M fundraising campaignNORMAL, Ill. -- Illinois State University is launching its most ambitious fundr
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
NORMAL, Ill. -- Illinois State University is launching its most ambitious fundraising campaign to date. The university has set a goal to raise $150 million in private funds. The "Redbirds Rising" campaign was announced on Monday. ISU President... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Illinois State Univ. announces $150M fundraising campaignNORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State University is launching its most ambitious f
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
NORMAL, Ill. (AP) — Illinois State University is launching its most ambitious fundraising campaign to date. The university has set a goal to raise $150 million in private funds. The "Redbirds Rising" campaign was announced on Monday. ISU President... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Illinois Supreme Court to honor late Justice John StamosJustice Lloyd Karmeier. Paying tribute will be Justice Mary Jane Theis, former
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Justice Lloyd Karmeier. Paying tribute will be Justice Mary Jane Theis, former Justice Benjamin Miller, Stamos' son James, Illinois State Bar Association President Russell Hartigan and others. Stamos died in January at 92 . His Supreme Court... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Casino Queen reopens following weekend robberytoday. There`s no update on the wounded guard`s condition, last known to be li
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
today. There`s no update on the wounded guard`s condition, last known to be listed in stable condition. It’s also not known if the casino owners plan to ramp up security. Anyone with information, is encouraged to call the Illinois State... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Casino Queen reopens following weekend robberytoday. There`s no update on the wounded guard`s condition, last known to be li
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted yesterday
today. There`s no update on the wounded guard`s condition, last known to be listed in stable condition. It’s also not known if the casino owners plan to ramp up security. Anyone with information, is encouraged to call the Illinois State... Read more
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Daily Herald
Photos show 3 armed men in disguises robbing casinoEAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- Photos released by Illinois State Police show three arm
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- Photos released by Illinois State Police show three armed men who allegedly robbed a southern Illinois casino and wounded a casino guard. In the photos, three men are seen wearing disguises and armed with rifles walking... Read more
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Daily Herald
Illinois Tollway worker stuck, killed by semi near Chicagosay the driver of the semi drove off after sideswiping the worker and his vehic
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
say the driver of the semi drove off after sideswiping the worker and his vehicle on Monday afternoon. Illinois State Police say the 48-year-old worker was struck as he was picking up debris on the right shoulder of the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Marian Central's Vannessa Garrelts commits to Miami of Ohioof college coaches her freshman year at Marian Central. By the time her freshma
Northwest Herald / Posted yesterday
of college coaches her freshman year at Marian Central. By the time her freshman year was over, Garrelts had offers from Illinois State and Wisconsin. Garrelts said she was leaning toward Harvard before this weekend's visit. In total, she had 14... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
EIU offense seeks improvementAgainst Illinois State, starting quarterback Mitch Kimble saw most of the time,
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted yesterday
Against Illinois State, starting quarterback Mitch Kimble saw most of the time, but redshirt freshman Scotty Gilkey Jr., who saw time late against Northern Illinois, started to rotate in during the second half. Kimble was 11-of-19 passing for 86... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
ISU investigating assault, porn cases related to social media useLENORE SOBOTA and KEVIN BARLOW of The Pantagraph (TNS) NORMAL — Illinois State
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted yesterday
LENORE SOBOTA and KEVIN BARLOW of The Pantagraph (TNS) NORMAL — Illinois State University police are investigating alleged sexual assault and revenge porn cases where, in both instances, the people met on the social search app Tinder, and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
ISU investigating assault, porn cases related to social media useLENORE SOBOTA and KEVIN BARLOW of The Pantagraph (TNS) NORMAL — Illinois State
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
LENORE SOBOTA and KEVIN BARLOW of The Pantagraph (TNS) NORMAL — Illinois State University police are investigating alleged sexual assault and revenge porn cases where, in both instances, the people met on the social search app Tinder, and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
ISU announces $150 million fundraising campaignstate universities in Illinois. Not to mention the perilous financial situation
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
state universities in Illinois. Not to mention the perilous financial situation of every other aspect of state government. Illinois State University appears to be attempting to undertake at least some measure of fiscal independence. "Redbirds... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Cubs beat Cardinals badly; Bears just badAmong those revelations have been outfielder Tommy Pham and rookie Paul "Don't
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
Among those revelations have been outfielder Tommy Pham and rookie Paul "Don't Call Me Dennis" DeJong, the pride of Illinois State University. The Cubs shouldn't start popping champagne corks yet, although the weekend sweep puts them in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bankers seek new crop of agricultural lenderscollege. The Lincoln resident and University of Illinois senior in agriculture
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
college. The Lincoln resident and University of Illinois senior in agriculture and consumer economics was among U of I and Illinois State University students at the Ag Banking Conference of the Illinois Bankers Association, held Aug. 23-24 at the... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rock Falls runs to BV Invite title in Walnutbehind me and used that to my advantage to push myself through the race.” Schi
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
behind me and used that to my advantage to push myself through the race.” Schiera was ninth at the Class 2A state meet as a junior. She plans to run in college next year and is considering, among others, Purdue, Southern Illinois and Illinois St... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Fed-up Illinois legislators head for the exit in big numbersFILE - In this Sept. 2, 2015 file photo, Illinois Rep. Elaine Nekritz, D-Buffal
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2015 file photo, Illinois Rep. Elaine Nekritz, D-Buffalo Grove, speaks on the House floor at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. More than two-dozen legislators, about 15 percent of the General Assembly, have... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Fed-up Illinois legislators head for the exit in big numbersFILE - In this Sept. 2, 2015 file photo, Illinois Rep. Elaine Nekritz, D-Buffal
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2015 file photo, Illinois Rep. Elaine Nekritz, D-Buffalo Grove, speaks on the House floor at the Illinois State Capitol in Springfield, Ill. More than two-dozen legislators, about 15 percent of the General Assembly, have... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
1 killed, 2 injured in crash on Illinois Rte. 154 in Randolph Countyone person on Sunday, Sept. 17. The crash happened on Illlinois Route 154 at P
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 days ago
one person on Sunday, Sept. 17. The crash happened on Illlinois Route 154 at Prairie Road at 1:40 p.m. According to the Illinois State Police, a 2012 Nissan Altima and a 2012 Honda Crosstour were involved in the crash The Nissan was driven by... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Maryland guard Amir Harris gives URI its third 2018 pledgewithout an NCAA Tournament berth before its emphatic 2017 breakthrough. Harris
The Providence Journal / Posted 2 days ago
without an NCAA Tournament berth before its emphatic 2017 breakthrough. Harris was a valuable piece for the Gaels alongside Illinois State commit Elijah Clarence and Cornell commit Jake Kuhn. Harris continued to excel with New World, reaching... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Uptown tent city homeless move west of viaduct as city plans renovationsof the grassy area between the sidewalk and the road. "This is a public right
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
of the grassy area between the sidewalk and the road. "This is a public right of way so we are evoking that right as an Illinois state resident to use this area as a public way for our homeless people that are living under the viaducts," he... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Guard shot during Casino Queen robbery was unarmed- Authorities say a security guard who was shot and wounded during an armed rob
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 3 days ago
- Authorities say a security guard who was shot and wounded during an armed robbery at a casino did not have a weapon. The Illinois State Police updated Sunday afternoon a statement about the gunfire during the robbery at the Casino Queen in East... Read more
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Daily Herald
Armed robbers at Casino Queen in East St. Louis shoot guardsay a security guard was shot and wounded during an armed robbery of the Casino
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
say a security guard was shot and wounded during an armed robbery of the Casino Queen riverboat in East St. Louis. The Illinois State Police say the incident involving three armed men occurred just before 3 a.m. Sunday. A police statement... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Guard shot during Casino Queen robbery was unarmed_ Authorities say a security guard who was shot and wounded during an armed rob
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
_ Authorities say a security guard who was shot and wounded during an armed robbery at a casino did not have a weapon. The Illinois State Police updated Sunday afternoon a statement about the gunfire during the robbery at the Casino Queen in East... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Customers stampede during Casino Queen robbery; security guard shotEAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - Illinois State Police are investigating a shooting that
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - Illinois State Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 3 am Sunday morning at the Casino Queen in East St. Louis where a security guard was shot. Illinois State Police investigators say three suspects armed... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Fed-up Illinois legislators head for the exit in big numbersFILE -In this Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Barbara Flynn Curri
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
FILE -In this Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie, D-Chicago, speaks on the House floor at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill. More than two-dozen legislators, about 15 percent of the General Assembly, have either resigned... Read more
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Daily Herald
Fed-up Illinois legislators head for the exit in big numbersFILE -In this Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Barbara Flynn Curri
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
FILE -In this Dec. 2, 2015, file photo, Illinois state Rep. Barbara Flynn Currie, D-Chicago, speaks on the House floor at the Capitol in Springfield, Ill. More than two-dozen legislators, about 15 percent of the General Assembly, have either resigned... Read more
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