Bill Haine

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State Senator: More Can Be Done to Prevent Violent Crimes by Mentally Ill

A state senator from the Metro-East thinks more can be done to keep the mentally ill from committing violent crimes with guns and other weapons.

08/05/2014

Cindy Winters speaks as Maryville, Ill. Mayor Larry Gulledge looks on during the dedication ceremony for Fred Winters Park on August 2, 2014 in Maryville (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Fred Winters Park Dedicated

Late Maryville, Ill. pastor’s wife speaks at ceremony

08/02/2014

Photo: AFP/Getty/Juan Mabromata

Illinois Legislature Sends Medical Marijuana Bill to Gov. Quinn

The 35-21 Senate vote was much less narrow than a 61-57 vote in the Illinois House last month.

05/17/2013

Olutosin Oduwole

Quinn Toughens Illinois Terror Sentences

The sponsor, Senator Bill Haine of Alton, says he was inspired by the case of an Southern Illinois University – Edwardsville student.

08/28/2012

The Mark Reardon Show: Super Tuesday Review, Anti Gun Laws, Missouri Senator, New iPad, Former Cardinal Pitcher, 2012 Major Concerts

Josh Kraushaar, executive editor of The Hotline at the National Journal, gives us a Super Tuesday wrap up. Illinois State Senator Bill Haine explains why he is against some anti gun laws. Missouri Senator Claire […]

03/07/2012

Healthcare

Ill. Health Exchange Committee Still Working

Was to issue recommendations last Friday

10/06/2011

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