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Disabled Protestors Arrested At Ill. Capitol

Potential state budget cuts could threaten home nursing care


New York Awaits Vote On Same Sex Marriage

Thousands, Including Durbin and Quinn, Expected at Gay Marriage Rally

The Illinois Senate approved the measure last February, but the measure has stalled in the House. About a dozen votes are still needed.


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Illinois Capitol Renovation Includes $669,608 for Doorways

The price tag for the copper-plated wooden doorways is part of a $50 million renovation of the Capitol.


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Illinois Lame Duck Bills, Appointments Likely

That happened in 2011, when – with the help of a number of lame ducks – the legislature granted the governor’s wish for an income tax increase.


Illinois Lawmakers Trying to Close Pension Loopholes

Illinois House Minority Leader Tom Cross says the bill would stop state lawmakers from padding their pensions by taking better-paying jobs in government.


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