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Where the two parties differ is on what’s causing the problem.
Illinois used $3.7 million from the federal funds awarded to the state in the wake of Hurricane Ike to set up a small business loan program under the NRI.
More than 300 unaccompanied kids from Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala that made it to the U.S. border are being housed in facilities in the state.
Gov. Pat Quinn signed legislation Tuesday adding a nonbinding resolution to the ballot.
Gov. Jay Nixon says children who ended up in Missouri after the recent immigrant surge have not been putting a strain on state resources.
So far this year, Illinois has received 305 unaccompanied children stopped at the U.S.-Mexico border.
A campaign ad from the Republican candidate for Illinois governor is being called into question for tailoring and even making up headlines from news stories to make them appear more negative about his opponent.
Gov. Pat Quinn signed an approximately $1 billion capital spending plan on Tuesday intended to create jobs and help repair Illinois roads and bridges after a harsh winter.
The service is different from uber-X, which lets non-professionals use their own cars.
The new law allows people suffering from seizure disorders to access medical marijuana if their doctors recommend it.