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BOSTON - FEBRUARY 20: At this intersection on Beacon Street, the brick sidewalk does not have a tactile strip to indicate a curb. Carl Richardson, 46, the State House ADA Coordinator who is blind and hard of hearing, has long struggled to navigate the uneven brick sidewalks of Beacon Hill stands at this intersection on Beacon Street, the brick sidewalk does not have a tactile strip to indicate a curb. He would like to see improvements that would allow the city to comply with the American Disabilities Act. (Photo by Suzanne Kreiter/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)

Ill. Senator: 25-Year-Old Disabilities Act Would Not Pass Today

He calls the act “the pinnacle of bipartisanship,” something he says would be difficult to pull off in the current Congress.

06/12/2015

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Illinois Law Takes Child Support From Casino Winnings

The proceeds would be turned over to the Department of Healthcare and Family Services to be distributed to the families.

08/19/2013

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Concealed Carry Debated in Illinois House Committee

“It’s either a right, or it’s not,” says National Rifle Association lobbyist Todd Vandermyde. “The courts have clearly said it’s a right.”

02/19/2013

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Clock Ticking on Death Penalty Decision

“Don’t repeat the mistakes of the past,” said former death row inmate and Witness to Innocence representative Randy Steidl.

02/15/2011

Illinois answers call to be more transparent

SPRINGFIELD, Ill . (IRN) — Have you ever stopped to think about  how much money Illinois budgeted for many agencies compared to what it spent? 

12/13/2010

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