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Rauner Praises House Vote to Block Lawmaker Pay Raise

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) – Members of the Illinois House voted Tuesday to block a pay raise for themselves and senators that has become a flashpoint in the state’s budget stalemate. The 110-1 vote would still […]

07/28/2015

Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Missouri. Photo: Getty Images,  Jordan McAlister

Missouri Lawmaker’s Aide Accused of Choking Woman

A Missouri lawmaker’s legislative aide was charged with domestic assault this week after a woman claimed he placed a chemical-smelling rag to her nose and mouth, then choked her until she lost consciousness.

07/24/2015

McCarthy

Illinois Lawmaker Calls It Quits One Year Early

Kevin McCarthy says decision is “right for his family”.

12/29/2011

Edward Robb

Former Missouri State Lawmaker Ed Robb Dies At 69

Family spokesman says Robb collapsed Saturday while leaving a birthday party in downtown Columbia.

09/26/2011

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