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Task Force Tackles Ill. Heroin Problem

Members of a heroin task force in the Illinois House of Representatives are brainstorming for ideas to stop the increase of heroin use in Illinois.

03/10/2014

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Illinois Medical Marijuana Bill Remains In Limbo

State Rep. Lou Lang (D-Skokie) thought he had enough votes to pass the three-year pilot program legalizing medical marijuana this week.

11/30/2012

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Illinois Freshman Lawmakers Endure Rookie Hazing

Rookies representing their first bills have to stand before an entire legislative chamber and calmly respond to ridiculous questions and dark insinuations.

04/10/2011

Supporters will try again in the Spring.

No Vote This Time Around for Gambling Expansion Bill

The House sponsor, State Rep. Lou Lang (D-Skokie), says he will try again in the spring.

01/17/2011

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