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

No More Legislative Scholarships

The awards are actually tuition waivers, meaning universities wind up educating the students and not getting any payment.


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An End to Politically Connected College Scholarships

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says he will sign a bill that does away with controversial and sometimes abused legislative scholarships.


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Illinois House Votes to Eliminate Legislative Scholarships

State Rep. Dave Winters (R-Shirland) says lawmakers should get rid of any chance of fraud and abuse.


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