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Illinois Named Nation’s Fourth Most Corrupt State

Missouri did not make the top 10.

06/22/2014

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Scott Olson)

Quinn Approves Plan to Fund Illinois Poison Center

Gov. Pat Quinn has signed on to a plan to keep the Illinois Poison Center open after it has seen a number of budget cuts in recent years.

06/19/2014

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Study: The Safest States for Teen Drivers

Illinois is number 3 on the list, while Missouri is number 42.

06/18/2014

Illinois Governor Pat Quinn (Photo: Getty/Brian Kersey)

Quinn to Sign Illinois Medicaid Cuts Restoration

In 2012, funding for adult dental and podiatry services was cut to save money.

06/16/2014

Get Covered Illinois

Illinois Health Campaign Among Nation’s Costliest

President Barack Obama’s home state agreed to spend $33 million in federal money promoting his health care law.

06/12/2014

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Illinois Lawmakers OK Minimum Wage Ballot Measure

The legislation now goes to Gov. Pat Quinn, who supports an increase.

05/28/2014

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Illinois Lawmakers Shoot Down So-Called ‘Soda Tax’

An Illinois House committee has rejected a proposed tax on sweetened drinks that supporters say would help fight obesity.

05/27/2014

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Ill. Fire Marshal Urges Safety Over Memorial Day

The Office of the State Fire Marshal released tips on Friday for those hoping to get outside and grill or go on camping trips.

05/24/2014

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Madigan: Raise Tax on Millionaires for More Education Funding

Madigan says collecting a 3 percent surcharge on income greater than $1 million would pump an extra $550 per pupil into the state education fund.

05/23/2014

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Quinn Urges House Democrats to Support Tax Hike

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn tried Monday to persuade House Democrats to extend the state’s temporary income tax increase to avoid what he says would be “savage” budget cuts.

05/20/2014

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